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    • You in navy blue [1973]

    • 1973
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Color, fold-out recruitment pamphlet for the U.S. Navy, published in 1973. Details of uniforms and recruit training are provided to encourage women to enlist. Also included is information on eligibility, career training, and a mail-in form for more...
    • U.S. Naval training bulletin [1948]

    • 1948-11
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • This black and white, 32-page bulletin was published by the Bureau of Naval Personnel in November 1948. It features a cover story on the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service-U.S. Navy). The three page article details WAVES training...
    • Transit improvement study, Greensboro, North Carolina

    • 1976
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report details an improvement study of the Greensboro Transit System conducted by Wm. S. Pollard Consultants, Inc. of Memphis, Tennessee. Discussed in the report are transit goals for the city, an overview of the existing system, a transit...
    • Thoroughfares for Greensboro

    • 1948
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report details the need for a comprehensive plan to address present and anticipated issues regarding transportation throughout the city of Greensboro. The report details areas of high volume, drive times, and the effects of increased...
    • The word [circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Twelve page, black and white booklet on the recreation program for Women Marines at Camp Pendleton, California, circa 1945. Topics include descriptions of offered sports, fine arts, and other recreational activities; details of the reception center...
    • The third of November

    • 1981
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This investigative report by the Institute for Southern Studies details the murders of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march, in Greensboro, North Carolina, on November 3, 1979. The report covers the events leading up...
    • The story of you in navy blue [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0345 Virgilia Williams Papers, 1942 - 1945
    • 45-page recruitment brochure for the U.S. Navy WAVES, 1944. Included are illustrated job descriptions; an illustrated day-in-the-life of a WAVE; a question and answer section; an index of recruiting stations; as well as details of recruit school...
    • The plan for downtown Greensboro

    • 1964
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Published book which describes the history of downtown Greensboro and presents many details for of its progress and potential for success in the future. The Charts, photos and passages describe office space use, retail, transportations and...
    • The North Carolina Teacher, Raleigh, June, 1891 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1891-06
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • This issue of ?ǣThe North Carolina Teacher?ǥ was published in Raleigh, N.C, in June 1891 and details the 11-day North Carolina Teachers?�� Assembly Conference. Included is an address made by Dr. Charles Duncan McIver on June 18th about the...
    • The history of education in Guilford County

    • 1943-05
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • May 1943 issue of North Carolina Education which describes the history of schools and universities in Guilford County from the Colonial Period to the World War II era. This article by Nellie Rowe Jones details the development of free schools,...
    • The church and desegregation centenary

    • 1955-03-13
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This speech titled "The Church and Desegregation" was delivered by Greensboro City Schools Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith to Centenary United Methodist Church in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on March 13, 1955. In this presentation, Smith...
    • Telegrams 1899 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1899
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Telegrams written to Dr. Charles McIver and students of the college. Topics include requests for status updates on particular students and their health, notifications of received letters and other types of communication, the closing of the college,...
    • Taking stock of Greensboro's possessions

    • 1955
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This three-page essay or speech, possibly written for newspaper publication or presented at an event, details Greensboro's positive characteristics. Listed are: religious tolerance, interracial cooperation, governmental efficiency, business...
    • Story of desegregation in Greensboro, NC

    • 1959-03-05
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This transcript of a statement made by Greensboro school Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission in Nashville, Tennessee, on March 5, 1959, tells the history of school desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Smith...


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