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    • [Letter from Marjorie L. Jackson to Henry, 30 May 1945]

    • 1945-03-30
    • WV0342 Marjorie L. Jackson Letters, 1945
    • Jackson relates to her fiance how she obtained a transfer from clerk-typist to music instructor. She includes a summary of a conversation with her classification officer and expresses deep affection for Henry.
    • W.C. informer [number 11]

    • 1946-05-11
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The eleventh (and possibly final) issue of W.C. Informer presents a list of suggested summer readings on the themes of national and international affairs. The titles on U.S. issues primarily center on race relations and include The Street by Ann...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1952-02-11
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This faculty minute from February 11, 1952 details the appointment of a committee of Guilford College faculty members to focus on race relations as related to the policies and programs of Guilford College. The faculty members appointed to the...
    • N.C. Stores Close Down Counter

    • 1960-02-10
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 10, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that the representatives from Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) organization of New York advised student protesters from...
    • Integration Questioned

    • 1961-10-12
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 12, 1961 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces a meeting being put together by students in the fall of 1961 that would focus on the issue of integration at Guilford College. The stated purpose of...
    • DELETE

    • 1965
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report details the results of neighborhood organization and development activities in four areas of Greensboro. These areas were Warnersville, a transitional area, Ray Warren Homes and Morningside Homes. These were low-income areas where the...
    • Substandard housing in Greensboro

    • 1969-08-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This study looks at the substandard housing in Greensboro. It specifically looks at the population characteristics of those residing in delapidated or deteriorating structures outside of urban renewal areas. The focus is on the length of time in a...
    • ["The Emperor Jones"]

    • 1976
    • Greensboro College Yearbook Collection (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This photograph appeared in Greensboro College's 1976 yearbook, The Echo and shows the play "The Emperor Jones." This was the first play at Greensboro College to feature African American student actors and focus on African American themes.
    • Oral History Interview with Willa Player by William Chafe

    • 1977-12-12
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This December 12, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Willa Player primarily documents Ms. Player's recollections during her presidency of Bennett College from 1956 to 1966. Player describes how Dr. David Jones' leadership,...
    • Oral History Interview with Walter Johnson Jr. by William Chafe

    • 1978
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1978 with Walter Johnson Jr. primarily documents Johnson's membership on the Greensboro school board in the 1970s. Topics include the 1971 integration of schools and controversy...
    • College Hill concept plan

    • 1978
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report presents a cultural and architectural history of the College Hill neighborhood and its importance to the city of Greensboro. The report presents the results from a focus group of area residents to address future developments in the...
    • 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...
    • Community development program annual report 1979-1980

    • 1980-12
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This annual report describes the actions and outcomes of the Community Development Program in Greensboro. The focus of the program is to treat housing and neighborhood problems, and provide economic opportunities. This report includes information...
    • Professor to testify about civil rights

    • 1981-10-26
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This October 26, 1981 article by Martha Woodall of The Greensboro Record reports that Duke University Law Professor William Van Alstyne would be testifying before a congressional subcommittee about his research on civil rights and its relation to...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1982-02-03
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (five pages) of a February 3, 1982, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discusses the group's January 27 meeting with Representative John Conyers of the House Subcommittee on Criminal Justice and the group's...


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