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    • [Information sheet about student arrests]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from North Carolina A&T State University and Bennett...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, New York]

    • 1904-01-22
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Salutation: Dear Mademoiselle (Casals addressing Metcalfe as "vous"). Casals was visiting his friend Mrs. Farqhuar, and they wanted to go to hear Susan sing that afternoon, but poor weather made Mrs. Farqhuar change her mind. He has been sad since...
    • [Women's Army Corps coveralls, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0001 Women Veterans General Textile Collection
    • Women's Army Corps one-piece twill herringbone coveralls or work suit, with two breast pockets, attached belt, and two side pockets, circa 1944. Intended for mechanical work though criticized for poor sizing and the heavy weight of the material.
    • BSC Supports Strike

    • 1970-12-04
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This December 4, 1970 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the college's Black Student Coalition's efforts to raise awareness about the work conditions of blind workers, approximately half of...
    • General correspondence applications A 1900 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1900
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, recommendation letters, scholarships, work studies, school catalogs, advice on real estate, returning students, textbook orders, material to be...
    • General correspondence applications U-V 1901 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1901
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the return of testimonials, textbook orders, health concerns, deliberations by the health authorities, recommendation letters, political matters, asking a favor of a fellow...
    • General Correspondence. Applications Q 1905 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1905
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Correspondence items addressed to Dr. Charles Duncan McIver, or Miss Laura H. Coit at the State Normal and Industrial College in the year 1905. Topics include letters from W. H. Quick superintendent of The Southern Orphanage and Industrial Training...
    • Ministers Forum Supports Strike by Blind Workers

    • 1970-11-19
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this November 19, 1970 Greensboro Daily News article, W. K. Lee Jr. reports on the Greensboro Ministers Pulpit Forum's support of the workers strike at Industries of the Blind due to poor conditions at the factory where "workers are subjected to...
    • My trip behind the Iron Curtain [N. Jean Moore Fasse diary, 1958]

    • 1958
    • WV0390 M. Jean Moore Fasse Papers
    • European Special Services director Jean M. Fasse describes a trip to Czechoslovakia in 1958. She discusses having people stop to look at her, the poor and underfed nature of residents in the country, the architecture and her hotel in Prague,...
    • News Analysis: Black Power Forum

    • 1967-11-10
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This November 10, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) comments on the Black Power Forum held at UNCG November 1-3, 1967. Reporter Cassandra Williams notes what she...
    • Oral History Interview with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley by William Chafe

    • 1977-10-13
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an October 13, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley primarily documents Stanley's involvement in the civil rights movement in Greensboro, particularly during the 1963 sit-ins....
    • Oral history interview with Carol Nachtrab, 2008

    • 2008-02-26
    • WV0404 Carol Nachtrab Papers
    • Documents Carol Nachtrab's service in the Army Nurse Corps during the Vietnam War.

      Nachtrab briefly discusses her education and nurses' training, including being removed from the Toledo Hospital program. She briefly talks about her...
    • Oral History Interview with Cecil Bishop by William Chafe

    • 1977-10-13
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • In this October 13, 1977, interview conducted by William Chafe with Cecil Bishop, Bishop discusses his membership in the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, the makeup of the chamber, its role in stabilizing Mike Fleming's involvement, and Hal Sieber's...
    • Oral history interview with Christy Diaz, 2014

    • 2014-12-17
    • WV0576 Christy Diaz Hinnant Papers
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of Christy Diaz and her service with the United States Army. Diaz recounts the candor of the military recruiters regarding what basic training would be like and how they mentally prepared her, and the difficulty...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy May Miller, 2001

    • 2001-02-08
    • WV0198 Dorothy M. Miller Papers
    • Documents Dorothy May Miller's childhood in Florida; her military service during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Miller discusses her family history and her early life in Florida, growing up poor and in a segregated...
    • Oral history interview with Elizabeth Williams, 1999

    • 1999-03-20
    • WV0058 Elizabeth Williams Papers
    • Documents Elizabeth Williams's family history; studies at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, UNCG); service for the Red Cross in the United States and abroad; and post-war...
    • Oral history interview with Emeve Singletary, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-10-24
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Emeve Singletary (1912-1993) obtained her undergraduate degree in general home economics in 1932 from the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and her master's in child development and family...
    • Oral History Interview with Hal Sieber by William Chafe

    • 1974-11
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa November, 1974, with Hal Sieber primarily documents Sieber's work in public relations for the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce in the 1960s. Sieber outlines his education...

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