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    • [Letters to Lyndon Swaim]

    • 1839-1845
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Lyndon Swaim followed William Swaim as editor of the "Greensboro Patriot" (1839-1854). He had been apprenticed under William. In 1842, he married the widowed Mrs. William Swaim and became stepfather to Mary Jane Virginia Swaim Porter, William...
    • [1956 Banner]

    • 1956
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Lavender banner with a gold trim border featuring lavender embroidery on white accents reading, "The Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, To Strive, To Find, To Seek." The numbers "56" are sewn on the center and the banner measures...
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to a Miss Herzog, 4 February 1943]

    • 1943-02-04
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • Fischer begins the letter with a short, overly formal joke note. She then describes the busy schedule of a WAAC and jokes about the rumor that WAACs serve only to find a husband. Much of the letter is sarcastic commentary about her social life,...
    • [Letter from Marcelle Fisher to her parents, 1943]

    • 1943-01-10
    • WV0253 Marcelle Fischer Papers, 1935-1961, 1990
    • Fischer describes kitchen patrol, not received leave, her disapproval of sailors drinking, be unable to apply for Officer Candidate School until she is in the field, and feeling unwell. Fischer is happy that she enlisted and believes She those not...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Budapest]

    • 1914-02-25
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has received Metcalfe's letter of the 12th. He cannot find words to express his love for her. His mother will be happy, as she has always wanted to have a daughter. His brothers will love her because they want him to be happy above all...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Lemburg (Lvov)]

    • 1914-02-16
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals left Cracow at 3 in the morning, arrived at 9. He slept well and is very calm. He reread Metcalfe's letter and understood it better this time. Each word of her letter is beautiful "and one follows another so well that I seem to hear one of...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, New York]

    • 1915-10-14
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals thanks Metcalfe for her letters and telegram, and is glad to hear her health is good. He has brought in his suitcase everything she asked for, but his mother was not able to find the little spoons. He asks her to ask Louis to bring him a...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Paris]

    • 1914-02-07
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Metcalfe may be surprised to get this letter from Paris. Casals' concert [of the 7th] in Berlin had to be postponed, so he put off the one scheduled for the 8th as well. He has been tired and wanted to stay a bit longer - not to rest, as he must...
    • [The Wesley Foundation scrapbook, 1936-1937]

    • 1936-1937
    • UA111 University Archives Scrapbook Collection
    • This scrapbook, created by representatives of the Wesley Foundation, contains materials relating to the 1936-1937 school year at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro)" Items in the...
    • Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • These miniature or portable manuscript copies of the Jerome version of the Bible were nearly all written by the young wandering friars of the newly founded order of Dominicans. With almost superhuman skill and patience, and without the aid of...
    • 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...
    • Executive wanted [1957]

    • 1957-02-20
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure encourages women to find executive jobs by becoming officers in the Women's Army Corps. Describes direct commissions; officer duties; ten primary career fields; benefits and pay; opportunities for overseas...
    • FYI [July 24, 1996]

    • 1996-07-24
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • An issue of FYI (For Your Information), a periodical newsletter for staff of Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital. Included in this issue is a pamphlet for visitors and patients to find their way to and around Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital.
    • General correspondence applications Br 1901 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1901
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include stove repairs, ordering parts to repair appliances, placing alumni in available positions of employment, a job for one of the college teachers to revise Johnson's Primer,...
    • Oral history interview with Adeline Ledesma Teague, 2002

    • 2002-01-17
    • WV0241 Adeline Ledesma Teague Papers
    • Primarily documents Adeline Ledesma Horner Teague's early life, ethnicity, service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service), and her career and education in teaching after the war.


      Teague provides an...
    • Oral history interview with Betty Etten Wiker, 2008

    • 2008-09-08
    • WV0428 Betty Etten Wiker Papers
    • Primarily documents Betty Etten Wiker's service in the U.S. Army during WWII and the Korean War.

      Wiker briefly discusses her childhood and education in Chicago, her reasons for enlisting in the WAAC, and her basic training at Fort Des...
    • Oral history interview with Cathy Illman Sykes, 2006

    • 2006-01-25
    • WV0340 Cathy Illman Sykes Oral History
    • Primarily documents Cathy Illman Sykes's background; nursing education; service in the U.S. Air Force from 1983 to 2003; and the impact of her military career on the rest of her life.

      Sykes discusses her family; her decision to obtain a...
    • Oral history interview with Dr. James Carmichael, 2016 [full audio recording]

    • 2016-10-06
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Dr. James V. Carmichael, Jr. is a Professor of Library and Information Studies at UNCG. He has taught on the tenure-track since 1989. He holds A.B.(1969) and MLn.(1977) degrees from Emory University and a PhD. from UNC-CH (1988). Dr. Carmichael's...

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