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    • WWII -- Recognition Day -- Photographic [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • Undated
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Photographs from the Recognition Day event held in Greensboro, N.C. The five images include Elm Street military parade views showing soldiers, as well as students in the Safety Patrol at Caldwell School and also a group following from Central...
    • Recognition Day -- Printed -- Programs 1 [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Several copies of the November 6, 1946 Recognition Day program are included in this folder. The event was designed to welcome Armed Forces veterans who returned from the war and to serve as a memorial to those who died. The program lists the...
    • Recognition Day -- Printed -- Clippings [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • This folder contains several newspaper clippings from the Greensboro Daily News and Greensboro Record detailing the planning, program, and review of the Veterans Recognition Day festivities on November 6, 1946. Planning began approximately a...
    • Recognition Day -- Miscellaneous 1 [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Included in this folder are items related to the planning and organization of Recognition Day. A postcard solicits information regarding the participation of religious leaders in dedicating a special service to veterans on the Sunday before...
    • Letters to the editor of the Charlotte Observer [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1903-1904
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains essays sent by Mary to the editor of the Charlotte Observer. Topics include the importance of educating girls,"The Rich Young Ruler"(1903), women's preaching, and Booker T Washington (1903). Many of these essays were written in...
    • Oral history interview with Mildred Curtis Scott, 1999

    • 1999-06-11
    • WV0092 Mildred Curtis Scott Papers
    • Primarily documents Mildred Curtis early life in North Carolina and her experiences in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) Military Police (MP) from 1943 to 1946.


      Scott discusses working on her family's farm and in factories; hearing about...
    • Oral history interview with Maxine Pierce, 2006

    • 2006-06-06
    • WV0348 Maxine Newcom Pierce Papers
    • Primarily documents Maxine Newcom Pierce's background; her twenty-year career in the WAVES; and the impact of her military service on the rest of her life.

      Pierce briefly discusses growing up in Southern Illinois in the 1930s, including her...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Mathews, 1999

    • 1999
    • WV0119 Mary Haynsworth Mathews Collection, 1944 - 1945
    • Primarily documents Mary Haynsworth Mathews's experiences overseas in the Red Cross during World War II and her career in the theater.

      Mathews discusses living with her extended family as a child; theater opportunities in high school;...
    • Oral history interview with Margaret Marian Smith, 1999

    • 1999-02-11
    • WV0036 Margaret Marian Smith Papers
    • Primarily documents Margaret Marion Smith's service with the War Department and Marine Corps Women's Reserve from 1943 to 1947 and work at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1963 through circa 1994.

      Smith primarily...
    • Oral history interview with Laura Gibson, 2005

    • 2005-08-19
    • WV0327 Laura Avis Gibson Papers
    • Primarily details Laura Avis Gibson's service with the Coast Guard during World War II, in addition to her youth on a farm and her work at Burlington Industries.

      Gibson briefly recalls her childhood on a farm in Randolph County and then...
    • Oral history interview with Kathryn Wirkus, 2007

    • 2007-11-02
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Primarily documents Lt. Col. Kathryn Wirkus’ education at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro [UNCG] and her service in the U.S. Air Force.

      Wirkus discusses her family and her childhood in Miami. She shares her reasons for...
    • Oral history interview with Geraldine Muse Phillips, 1999

    • 1999-12-06
    • WV0129 Geraldine Muse Phillips Papers
    • Primarily documents Geraldine Muse Phillips's background; her experiences in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) in the late 1940s; and her family life after her military service.

      Phillips discusses moving frequently as a child; her mother's mental...
    • Oral history interview with Amber Mathwig, 2014

    • 2014
    • WV0568 Amber Murray Mathwig Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Amber Murray Mathwig and her service with the United States Navy.

      Mathwig recalls the influence that the September 11, 2001 attacks had on her decision to join the military, the different attitudes and...
    • Mystery Man Got Parade Details In Advance, May Have Told Klan

    • 1979-11-07
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This November 7, 1979, article, David Newton of the Greensboro Daily News reports that a possible member of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) or Nazi party had obtained a copy of the parade permit, two days prior to the event, for a November 3 anti-Klan rally...
    • May Day, 1916 (General Scenes and Processions)

    • 1916
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • The floats and parade of the May Day celebration of 1916. Two photographs are of individual floats and the other three are of a procession, depicting floats and students surrounding may poles. Folder contains five photographs.
    • Half century book 1891-1941, Cone Export & Commission Co.

    • 1941
    • Mss. Coll. 25 Benjamin Cone Papers
    • This folder contains a book designed to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Cone Mills. Included in the book are photos of the Cone Brothers; Julius, Cesar and Moses. There are several pages that detail the establishment of the Cone Export...
    • Group planning funeral march

    • 1979-11-06
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This November 6, 1979, article by Martha Woodall of the Greensboro Record announces that Communist Workers Party (CWP) members are planning a march and demonstration to coincide with funeral services for four of the five members of the Communist...
    • Communists Vow To Hold Sunday March

    • 1979-11-05
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 5, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer Mae Israel reports that Communist Workers Party (CWP) were planning a funeral march in honor of the five CWP members killed at an anti-Klan rally on November 3, 1979....

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