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    • [Letter from Jamie Marshall to her Husband, 26 February 1944]

    • 1944-02-26
    • WV0206 Jamie Marshall Papers
    • Marshall discusses news of U.S. politics, including her fears about passage of a tax bill, the possibility that Roosevelt would not get re-elected, and the feeling among enlisted personnel that politicians are to blame for the war continuing. ...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-03-18
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves describes the weather, a Saint Patrick's Day-themed birthday party, boat rides, her recent dental work, insurance and financial matters, and her fear that one of the "detail boys is going slightly psycho."
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Cracow]

    • 1914-02-15
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is very emotional, very tired and at times even ill. He had written Metcalfe a letter the day before yesterday in a state of exaltation, but on rereading it he decided not to send it to her for fear of frightening her. As he travels farther...
    • [Safe-Conduct Pass]

    • Undated
    • WV0600 Marcia Jones Snow Papers
    • A Vietnam-era safe-conduct pass, issued to a person, usually an enemy state's subject, to allow the enemy alien to traverse its territory without harassment, bodily harm, or fear of death.
    • C.F. and Y.V.R.R. depot and general office

    • 1892
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Cape Fear and Yadkin Valley Railroad depot, located at South Davie Street in Greensboro.

      Image taken from "Album of Greensboro N.C." (1892).
    • Community approach to better human relations

    • 1954-12-21
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This is a transcript of a speech on desegregation given by Dr. Gordon W. Lovejoy to the Greensboro Community Council, on December 21, 1954. Lovejoy was a visiting sociology professor at Guilford College and taught classes at Greensboro College at...
    • General correspondence applications C-Ci 1897 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1897
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include school catalogs, correspondence with the Cape Fear Manufacturing Company and Blackwell's Durham Tobacco Company, textbook orders, groceries bought from the college, the...
    • General Correspondence Applications C-Com 1896 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1896
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Correspondence materials address to Dr. Charles D. McIver at the State Normal and Industrial College in the year 1896. A few items are composed by Dr. McIver. Topics include, the North Carolina State Fair, job applications, school application...
    • General correspondence applications F 1897 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1897
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include printing school catalogs, school and personal accounts with various businesses, ordering fountain pens, and arranging transportation with the Cape Fear and Yadkin Valley...
    • Hate groups fragmented but still active

    • 1989
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article by Kathy Hoke of the Greensboro News & Record reports on the continuing activities of hate groups in North Carolina, including the Ku Klux Klan and the White Patriot Party. While legal actions had resulted in a drop in activity, the...
    • Melee angers residents

    • 1979-11-05
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This November 5, 1979, article by Martha Woodall and Greta Tilley of the Greensboro Record discusses community reaction within the surrounding neighborhood and elsewhere in the city to the shooting of five members of the Communist Workers Party...
    • Oral history interview with Alice Park Fairbrother, 2008

    • 2008-04-01
    • WV0409 Alice Park Fairbrother Papers
    • Primarily documents Alice Fairbrother's service in the U.S. Army as a physical therapist from 1965 to 1968, and her experiences as an army wife during the Vietnam War.

      Alice Fairbrother tells of her early life in Raleigh and her education...
    • Oral history interview with Annie Pozyck, 2005

    • 2005-07-20
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Primarily documents Annie Pozyck's career as a nurse and her service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during WWII."

      Pozyck briefly describes her childhood during the Depression, her reasons for becoming a nurse, work as a nurse's assistant, ...
    • Oral history interview with Bynum Hunter, 2009

    • 2009-04-27
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Bynum Hunter was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1925 and lived the majority of his life in the city. Hunter discusses his childhood and the challenges of the Great Depression, his time in law school at the University of North Carolina at...
    • Oral history interview with Doris Wilson, 2007

    • 2007-03-08
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • Primarily covers Doris Dickens (Hoye) Wilson's service in the WAAC (Women's Auxiliary Army Corps) and the WAC (Women's Army Corps) during WWII, and her education and career following the war.

      Wilson discusses life during the Depression; her...
    • Oral history interview with Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney, 1999

    • 1999-12-08
    • WV0131 Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney Papers
    • Primarily documents Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney's memories of growing up during World War II; her experiences in boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina; and her married life, particularly after her husband, also a Marine, was diagnosed with...
    • Oral history interview with Ellen Tarlton Jordan, 1999

    • 1999-12-08
    • WV0130 Ellen Jordan Oral History
    • Primarily documents Ellen Jordan's childhood in Greensboro, North Carolina; her work at Camp Wolters with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II; her religious beliefs, and her life after the war.

      Jordan details her family life as...
    • Oral history interview with Emma Dale Newell Love, 1999

    • 1999-06-4
    • WV0090 Emma Dale Newell Love Papers
    • Primarily documents Emma Newell Love's service in France as a member of the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1944 to 1946.


      Love discusses her reasons for choosing to join the WAC; her parents' reactions; basic and overseas training; boredom...
    • Oral history interview with Janet Froome, 1999

    • 1999-11-09
    • WV0120 Janet Froome Papers
    • Primarily documents Janet Hester Froome's experiences with the Army Nurse Corps in Australia and New Guinea from 1941 to 1945.

      Froome chiefly discusses her service during World War II. She details her decision to join the Army Nurse Corps;...
    • Oral History Interview with John Foster by William Chafe

    • 1973-02-19
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This February 19, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with John Foster primarily documents Foster's recollections of school desegregation when he served as chairman of the Greensboro Board of Education, particularly the decision...

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