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    • Oral History interview with Robin D. Hamilton

    • 2016-04-22
    • WV0606 Robin D. Hamilton
    • Primarily documents the life of Robin. D. Hamilton and her service with the United States Navy and U.S. Navy Reserve.

      Hamilton recalls being the first person in her family to go this far in life, and how she hopes her story, of being a...
    • Oral History interview with Linda Caulder Smith, 2015

    • 2015-03-11
    • WV0578 Linda Caulder Smith Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Linda Caulder Smith and her service with the United States Air Force.

      Smith recalls her childhood in North Carolina, helping out on her grandfather's farm, and her desire to get away and do something bigger...
    • Oral History Interview with Randolph Blackwell by William Chafe

    • 1973-05-05
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This May 5, 1973, oral history interview with Randolph Blackwell, conducted by William Chafe, primarily documents Blackwell's recollections of the NAACP Youth Council and city council elections in Greensboro, North Carolina.

    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Darnell, 2004 [text/print transcript]

    • 2004-07-27
    • MSS264 Patricia Fairfield-Artman Oral History Collection
    • Dorothy Darnell (1923-2018) received her Bachelor of Science in Secretarial Administration in 1944 from Woman’s College, now UNC Greensboro. She taught at Greensboro Senior High School and at Elon College before coming to Woman’s College in...
    • It is very difficult being black in a white world

    • 1984-11-11
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article by Lolita M. Rhodes appeared in the November 11, 1984 Greensboro News & Record and is a first person account of the subtle racism and bad treatment still faced by blacks in Greensboro, particularly in customer service situations. The...
    • Oral History Interview with Joe Knox by William Chafe

    • 1977-06-17
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This June 17, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Joe Knox primarily documents Knox's recollections of the 1963 protests and race relations in Greensboro while he was a staff writer at the Greensboro Daily News. Topics...
    • Oral history interview with Deborah "Debbie" Kahn Rubin [text/print transcript]

    • 2013-06-11
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Deborah 'Debbie' Kahn Rubin (1942 - ) attended Woman's College of the University of North Carolina from 1960 to 1962 (the institution is now known as The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). She graduated from George Washington University...
    • [Black and white handshake tags]

    • 1963
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • These small paper tags depict a white person and a black person shaking hands in an effort to promote integration. These belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who participated in the May, 1963 sit-in demonstration against segregation...
    • Striking for the right [binding]

    • 1872
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Very dark purplish-red calico-texture; top of design along fore-edge; person seated holding laurel wreath crown and papers in lap within double lined arch, within panel with decorations, all in gilt, series title with decorations and lettering,...
    • [Greensboro African-American doctors]

    • 1940
    • Mss. Coll. 211 Dr. George H. Evans Papers
    • Greensboro's African American physicians in the 1940s. Left-right: Dr. Frank Davis, Dr. J. R. Hawkins, a 1911 Leonard graduate; Dr. W.L.T. Miller, Dr. George Evans, who resides todays in Greensboro; Dr. Charles C. Stewart, Dr. William Jenkins,...
    • Our little Chinese cousin [binding]

    • 1903
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Pale yellowish-gray linen-texture cloth; series binding with person in traditional Chinese dress holding umbrella with two ships and building in background in blue, yellow, red and black within black rule border; lettered in black at head and foot,...
    • Our little Manchurian cousin [binding]

    • 1933
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light orange yellowish-brown calico-texture cloth; series binding with person in Manchurian dress standing on grass with house and Chinese lantern in background in red, blue, and black within black rule border, red lettering at head and foot, all...
    • Our little Burmese cousin [binding]

    • 1931
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light orange yellowish-brown calico-texture cloth; series binding with person standing in traditional Burmese dress, three people, fence, and trees in background in red, green, black and blue within black rule border, red lettering at head and...
    • The Hemlock Avenue mystery [binding]

    • 1908
    • Robbie Emily Dunn Collection of American Detective Fiction
    • Moderate reddish-brown (C43) fine vertical rib cloth; broken cane making V shape, vignette of person in had within circular line with celtic designs on either side, lettered in center, all in black, brownish-yellow, cream, and reserved moderate...


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