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    • [Photograph album]

    • 1939-1940
    • CC003 Andrew Johnson Collection [Personal Collection]
    • This album, containing primarily black and white images, is mostly undated but most seem to date from Andrew Johnson's years at Dudley High School in Greensboro. There are also some much later color photographs at the end, including some of Johnson...
    • Deep Conversations about Conversation Pits

    • 2018
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Conversation pits are a unique architectural feature used in residential spaces and some commercial structures primarily in the 1960s and 1970s. Featuring a seating area recessed below the floor level, conversation pits were costly to install and,...
    • New Society Formed On Campus

    • 1973-12-07
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This December 7, 1973 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, describes the formation of a new black organization, called the United Afro-American Society (UAAS), at Greensboro College. The UAAS was founded by...
    • [Greensboro Medical Library records, 1942-1951]

    • 1924-1967
    • Cone 10079 Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Collection, 1908-2003 and undated
    • Records from the Greensboro Medical Library covering primarily the years 1942 through 1951. Loose records include cheques for journal subscriptions and book binding, correspondence between vendors and donors, and book binding orders.
    • [Bios Laboratories correspondence]

    • 1953-1954
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Correspondence primarily between Dr. Sam Ravenel and Bios Laboratories regarding a dispute in the cost of chemicals for research.
    • [Anecdotes on Dr. Sam Ravenel]

    • 1957;1976-1987
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Primarily a series of anecdotes written on the topic of Dr. Sam Ravenel, apparently solicited by Dr. Robert L. Phillips in preparation of his biography of Dr. Ravenel. Includes humorous and serious stories about Dr. Ravenel and other topics in the...
    • [Memo on construction in the 1980s]

    • 1995-11-14
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A memo between Tim Clonz to Dr. Robert L. Phillips in regards to information on the contruction of additions to Wesley Long Community Hospital. Primarily contains dates of progress and budgetry notes.
    • [Writings on hospitals and health care providers in Greensboro]

    • 1995
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A history of hospitals in the Greensboro area, primarily from a reach-of-service and construction budget perspective. The report is likely connected to providing information for the community discussion of who should provide new hospital bedspace...
    • Psalter (Psalterium). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • Small Psalters of this period are comparatively rare, since Psalters were used primarily in the church services and not by the layman. Here, the letters and ornament still retain all the rigidity of the previous century and give no indication of...
    • Album of Greensboro N.C.

    • 1892
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Primarily documents the businesses (manufacturers, banks, merchants, tobacco warehouses), cultural institutions (colleges, churches) and transportation agencies in Greensboro in 1892. Includes numerous photographs of local businesses and street...
    • Art work of Piedmont section of North Carolina

    • 1924
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Photographs with captions and minimal text. Primarily documents residential and institutional structures in the Piedmont area, including Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem, Charlotte, and surrounding towns.
    • Art work of Greensboro, N.C.

    • 1904
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Photographs with captions and minimal text. Primarily documents residential and institutional structures in Greensboro.
    • Planning notes [Number 34A, 27 January 1964]

    • 1964-01-27
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report is primarily a 3 page article on the history behind the names of Greensboro’s most famous streets. The last page has an advertised request for historical images of Downtown Greensboro.
    • Basic operational plan: Commemoration of first sit-In

    • 1980-02
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This twenty four-page document was produced by the Greensboro Police Department in preparation for several upcoming events celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the Woolworth lunch counter sit ins. The police department�s operational plans...
    • College Management Report, "What Black Students Want]"

    • 1969-03
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • Magazine article aimed at college administrators with the goals of determining what black students are saying on college campuses and presenting what American college campuses have done to minimize confrontations with black students. Starting with...
    • Don't Buy: Have A Saving Christmas

    • 1970-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This flier promotes a boycott of white-owned businesses by the black community in Greensboro. African Americans are encourage to patronize black-owned businesses whenever possible. The boycott was triggered by the workers strike at Industries of...
    • Oral history interview with Alma Adams by William Link

    • 1989-02-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a February 15, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Alma Adams, Ms. Adams compares her experiences in Newark, New Jersey, and Greensboro, North Carolina. She primarily discusses her own educational...


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