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    • Oral history interview with Alan Cone, 2008

    • 2008-03-25
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Alan Cone, born in Greensboro, North Carolina, has been an integral figure in the city’s development. After attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and serving in the Navy, Cone went to work for his family’s apparel business,...
    • Oral history interview with Bernie Mann, 2008

    • 2008-05-02
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Bernie Mann was born in Brooklyn, New York, and spent his childhood in the New York area. Mann attended Adelphi University in Long Island, where he worked at the college radio station. After graduation, he moved to several states to pursue a...
    • Oral history interview with Betsy Farmer, 2008

    • 2008-07-29
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Betsy Farmer was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina, but spent a large part of her life in Atlanta, Georgia. After returning to Greensboro in 1984, Farmer worked for a development consultant firm for non-profits, located in Winston-Salem. ...
    • Oral history interview with Bob Newton, 2015

    • 2015-06-29
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Robert Newton was born in Long Beach, California, in 1940, but was raised in Wyoming. His father owned and published the Wyoming State Journal, a bi-weekly newspaper. After graduating from high school, Newton attended Oregon State University his...
    • 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 Charles Hassell, 2011

    • 2011-07-10
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Charles Hassell was born in 1932 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Hassell recounts his early fascination with science and medicine, as well as his determination to become a physician. He describes his academic career at Davidson College and the...
    • Oral history interview with Charles L. Weill, 2007

    • 2007-11-26
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Charles Weill was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He recounts his childhood during the Great Depression and its major impact on the city. Weill talks about his participation in the development of Greensboro, particularly the...
    • Oral history interview with Charles L. Weill, 2009

    • 2009-06-29
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • In his second interview, Weill relates his time with the Sea Scouts, a branch of the Boy Scouts. He also extensively discusses his military service in Europe during World War II, including the 102nd infantry and his role in the Battle of the...
    • Oral history interview with Charles W. Patterson III, 2010

    • 2010-01-25
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Charles Patterson was born in High Point, North Carolina, in 1939 and has always maintained close ties to the Triad. Patterson attended Davidson College, then worked as a personnel psychologist in the Army. Patterson recounts the tensions of the...
    • Oral history interview with Chester "Trip" Brown, Jr., 2015

    • 2015-07-31
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Chester “Trip” Brown, Jr. (1940 - present) is a prominent business owner and has been a member of the Greensboro Rotary Club, since February 1, 1989. Brown’s family moved to Greensboro from Asheville, North Carolina, when he was nine years...
    • Oral history interview with Cynthia Doyle, 2008

    • 2008-02-12
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Cynthia Doyle, originally from Minnesota, has worked throughout her life to change the social and cultural realities of Greensboro, North Carolina. Doyle first became involved in Greensboro’s community life when she joined the board of directors...
    • Oral history interview with Don Hughes, 2011

    • 2011-08-09
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Don Hughes was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and spent much of his youth in the area. After serving in the Navy from 1946 to 1950, Hughes attended Harvard. He continued at Harvard, earning a degree from Harvard Business School, before joining...
    • Oral history interview with Donald W. Cameron, 2008

    • 2008-05-23
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Donald Cameron, who was raised in Robbins, North Carolina, moved to Greensboro in 1981. While in Greensboro, Cameron worked as the executive vice president of Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC), and eventually became the president. ...
    • Oral history interview with Fred Lopp, 2008

    • 2008-05-15
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Fred Lopp was born and raised in Lexington, North Carolina. He attended Davidson College and the dental school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill). After graduation and a brief period teaching at UNC-Chapel Hill,...
    • Oral history interview with Horace Kornegay, 2008

    • 2008-02-28
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Horace Kornegay was born in Asheville, North Carolina, in 1924, but his family moved to Greensboro shortly afterward. He discusses his childhood in Greensboro, forming early connections that would later help his career as a lawyer, and his...
    • Oral history interview with Jeanne Tannenbaum, 2008

    • 2008-10-24
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Jeanne Tannenbaum was born in Alexandria, Louisiana, but moved to Greensboro, North Carolina, when she was four. She describes the integration of her high school during her sophomore year, as well as some of the major events of the Civil Rights...
    • Oral history interview with Joe Mullin, 2008

    • 2008-05-19
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Joe Mullin, originally a native of Missouri, became an integral figure in Greensboro’s religious and civic community, beginning in the 1970s. Mullin attended Westminster College and Louisville Seminary to become a Presbyterian minister. As a...
    • Oral history interview with John Rosser, 2013

    • 2013-05-08
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • John Rosser was born and raised in Sanford, North Carolina. As a child, Rosser was very passionate about his involvement in the Boy Scouts. He was always aware of Rotary’s role in the community because of his father’s involvement with the...
    • Oral history interview with Katherine Stern, 2008

    • 2008-02-07
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Katherine Stern was born and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina. She attended the Woman’s College at Duke University, and returned to Wilmington after graduation to work for The Wilmington Post. Stern discusses her marriage and move to...

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