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    • [Letter from Robert Frazier to Edwin Brown]

    • 1970-03-02
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • With this March 2, 1970 letter to Edwin Brown, Guilford College trustee, Robert Frazier forwards another letter by a former Guilford College faculty member congratulating Frazier on his defense against accusations by the Guilford College newspapers...
    • 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...
    • Unfinished business

    • 1980-10-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This October 14, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial discusses the community response almost one year after the violence at the Death to the Klan march on November 3, 1979, at which five Communist Workers Party members were killed. The author...
    • Woolworth serves up anniversary breakfast

    • 1980-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this February 1, 1980 Greensboro Record article, Jo Spivey reports on a breakfast served at the Woolworth store lunch counter on the twentieth anniversary of the sit-ins. Jibreel Khazan (Ezell Blair, Jr.), David Richmond, Joseph McNeil, and...
    • Few Realized Significance of Sit-in

    • 1980-01-27
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro Daily News article, published January 27, 1980, recounts the events of February 1, 1960 when four North Carolina A&T College students staged a sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store lunch counter, setting off sit-ins across the...
    • Sit-Ins' Silver Day: A look at the lessons 25 years later

    • 1985-01-18
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article was published in the biweekly North Carolina Independent in commemoration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Greensboro sit-ins at Woolworth's. Written by Duke University historian, William Chafe, the article provide historical...
    • Sit-ins activist bitter about past

    • 1989-05-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This May 14, 1989, wire service article by Gary Abrams profiles Ralph Johns, a white Greensboro merchant who was instrumental in initiating the 1960 sit-ins at the local Woolworth lunch counter. Johns, living in Los Angeles at the time of the...
    • The third of November

    • 1981
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This investigative report by the Institute for Southern Studies details the murders of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march, in Greensboro, North Carolina, on November 3, 1979. The report covers the events leading up...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident group committee report]

    • 1982-02-25
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This February 25, 1982, committee report (seven pages) from the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident contains the committee's recommendations for a mass meeting to report on the group's progress to date. The plan discusses media...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1981-12-16
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (two pages) of a December 16, 1981, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discusses resolutions in support of federal prosecution of the Ku Klux Klan members involved in the murder of five Communist Workers...
    • Black/white perceptions: Race relations in Greensboro

    • 1980-11
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This study was initiated by the North Carolina Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights as a result of conflicting assessments regarding the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march, in...
    • [Response to conditions presented by striking UNCG food service employees]

    • 1969-03-30
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This document, marked "confidential" contains a proposal for wage and working condition changes to be presented to striking food service employees at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). Included are pay increases (part of a...
    • [Letter from FBI agent Robert Pence to Marv Glass]

    • 1981-05-01
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This letter from U.S. Department of Justice Special Agent Robert Pence, responds to Marv[?] Glass' request for information related to the FBI's investigation of the Communist Workers Party in Greensboro prior to the murder of five CWP members at...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1982-02-17
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (two pages) of a February 17, 1982, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discuss plans for a mass community meeting on March 27 and efforts to bring Representative John Conyers and his House Subcommittee on...
    • SGA SUPPORTS WORKERS

    • 1969-03-29
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This March 29, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports that the UNCG Student Government Association (SGA) had voted to support striking food service workers who...
    • If I had it to do over again, I'd do it without hesitation

    • 1991
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This article from the Fall 1991 "Bulletin by JoAnne Smart Drane (nee Elizabeth Jo Ann Smart) discusses her experiences as one of the first two black students admitted to the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), then known as the...
    • [Letter from Nelson Johnson of the Youth Organization for Black Unity]

    • 1972-12-10
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This six-page letter from Nelson Johnson of the Youth Organization for Black Unity (YOBU), dated December 10, 1972, invites black student leaders to affiliate their organizations with YOBU. The letter describes YOBU's major national programs, with...

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