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  • Description: development
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    • Your downtown [Vol. 1. No. 3, May - June 1967]

    • 1967-05
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This newsletter published by the Greensboro DARE Information Committee examines the newly formed Downtown Development Association and its efforts to survey local residents.
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-09-28]

    • 1980-09-28
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These photocopies of four pages from the September 22-28, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), pertain to the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre. The primary article included discusses a recent...
    • W.C. informer [number 6]

    • 1946-04-07
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The sixth issue of W.C. Informer is primarily a discussion of pending legislation concerning the railroad industry and an alleged conspiracy to thwart competition and a ":rate blockade" to keep southern manufacturers from competing in the...
    • The story of Guilford College [Bulletin, 1934]

    • 1934-01-13
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This folder contains clippings, programs, and bulletins of the progressive development of Greensboro College. Clippings, programs, and bulletins discusses events sponsored by Greensboro College throughout 1937 and 1938. Includes honored alumni and...
    • 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 ins & outs of fire escapes: Fire safety construction in urban America

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Fire safety construction was first developed beginning in the mid-nineteenth century as a result of fatal incidents in a number of densely populated urban areas, including New York, Chicago, and Boston. Although fire safety regulations were slow to...
    • 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,...
    • Planning notes [Number 9, 21 July 1960]

    • 1960-07-21
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report from the Greensboro Department of Planning includes one extensive article about the impact of urban development on downtown centers.
    • Planning notes [Number 7, 23 March 1960]

    • 1960-03-23
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Report of the development and necessity of Greensboro’s municipal services. Three area of municipal services mentioned are physical comforts like the police department, cultural services like the public school system, and transportation services.
    • Planning notes [Number 5, 24 September 1959]

    • 1959-09-24
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Report form Greensboro Department of Planning highlighted by the article “Greensboro’s Photo Album”. This writing describes the history of the use of high quality photographs by the Planning and Engineering Departments of Greensboro for...
    • Planning notes [Number 43, 31 May 1965]

    • 1965-05-31
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Report from the Greensboro Department of Planning called “Highway and Urban Arterial Commercial Areas” by Charles R. Hayes. The relationship between commercial shopping areas and major highway development in Greensboro.
    • Phillips Avenue neighborhood plan

    • 1980-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Printed overview of the Phillips Avenue neighborhood conservation plan developed by Greensboro’s Department of Planning and Community Development. Includes photographs, maps, charts and descriptions of the neighborhood concept plans along with...
    • Oral histpry interview with Sarah "Sally" M. Robinson, 2004 [text/print transcript]

    • 2004-06-29
    • MSS264 Patricia Fairfield-Artman Oral History Collection
    • Sarah “Sally” M. Robinson (1939-) graduated in 1961 from Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina, now UNC Greensboro, with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education. She received her Master of Science in 1964 from Springfield...
    • Oral history interview with William Southerland, 2019

    • 2019-03-08
    • OH021 PRIDE! of the Community
    • William Southerland is Choral Artistic Director and Conductor of the Triad Pride Women's Chorus and the Triad Pride Men's Chorus ( He is also a doctoral candidate in the UNC Greensboro School of Music. In this...
    • Oral history interview with Walter Burch, 2008

    • 2008-05-07
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Walter “Sticky” Burch, originally from Asheville, North Carolina, spent much of his life serving in the Greensboro Police Department. Burch briefly describes his early life and military service in World War II. After the war, Burch returned...
    • Oral history interview with Vira Kivett, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-21
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Vira Kivett (1933- ) obtained her undergraduate and master's degrees and her PhD at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) and taught at the university beginning in 1960. In 1996 she received the O. Max Gardner Award, the highest...


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