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    • A marvel of Modernism: The hyperbolic paraboloid

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • The mid-century modernist architectural movement (1950s-1960s) espoused the progressive optimism felt during the years following World War II. The hyperbolic paraboloid, a highly distinctive curved shape resembling a saddle, arose out of this...
    • Blacks Not Stereotyped

    • 1968-11-01
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this November 1, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, writer Phil Edgerton examines racial stereotyping on campus by interviewing several African American students who discuss special treatment,...
    • Something's got to give

    • 1970-07
    • Guilford College Bulletin
    • This adapted and reprinted text, authored by Guilford College sociology professor Andrew W. Gottschall, Jr., "examines twelve racial myths prevalent in Greensboro and the nation at large." This headline piece in the Guilford College bulletin is...
    • Daring act by four teenagers tumbles racial barriers

    • 1985-01-27
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • Written twenty five years after the Greensboro sit-ins at Woolworth's, this article was published in the Greensboro News & Record and examines the event itself, as well as the effect it had on the Greensboro community at large. Schlosser describes...
    • Flawed report

    • 1980-10-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This October 12, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial examines a report by the Human Relations Commission on the violence at the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march in Greensboro at which five Communist Workers Party members were killed. The...
    • A&T Students Protest Social Inhibitions

    • 1960-02-11
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 11, 1960 News in Review article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian discusses the recent sit-ins at the Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina. In addition to presenting a summary...
    • Social Change & The System

    • 1968-10-18
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this October 18, 1968 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Joe Volpe discusses the structure of society in a time of change (the 1960s). Volpe examines why society has not yet fully embraced change and...
    • Education [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • Undated
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains documents focusing on education in the state. One essay examines the intersection of industry and education, stressing the importance of children learning through the senses; another, titled "Things to Learn," encourages its...
    • Public taxation and Negro schools

    • 1909-04-14
    • North Carolina Vertical File Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • The Public Taxation and Negro Schools pamphlet contains a paper written by Charles L. Coon, Superintendent of Schools in Wilson, NC. This paper was read during the Twelfth Annual Conference for Education in the South held in Atlanta, GA from April...
    • [Woman Examining Cloth]

    • 1942-1945
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • An African American woman examines some cloth as a sales lady waits behind the counter.
    • [Dress Fitting]

    • 1941
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • As part of their work in sewing, a student examines the dress being worn by another student at Bennett College.
    • Community facilities plan

    • 1967
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report describes and evaluates the myriad of facilities and services found within the city of Greensboro in 1967. It examines such areas as public utilities including transportation, government, urban renewal, housing, public schools and...
    • Negro housing needs for Greensboro 1959-1960

    • 1959
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This reports examines the housing needs for the negro population in Greensboro. It includes information on slum clearance and redevelopment in an area bordered by A&T College, Summit Ave, and East Market St. There is also statisitical data for...
    • Progress 1967-68 [Progress report of the Greensboro Redevelopment Commission]

    • 1968-05-31
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This progress report examines the completion and progress on eight redevelopment projects in Greensboro: Cumberland, Washington I & II, Warnersville I, II-A, and III, Retreat St, and Downtown I-A. There is also a section on the cities examination...
    • Planning notes [Number 21, 14 May 1962]

    • 1962-05-14
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report from the Greensboro Department of Planning examines the goals and plans for revitalizing the downtown area.
    • 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.
    • Your downtown [Vol. 2. No. 3, May 1968]

    • 1968-05
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This newsletter published by the Greensboro DARE Information Committee examines the plans for two major revitalization projects for downtown Greensboro in the late 1960's.
    • Your downtown [Vol. 1. No. 1, January 1967]

    • 1967-01
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This newsletter published by the Greensboro Downtown Renewal Information Committee examines plans to conduct a study on the downtown area.


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