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  • Description: protest
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    • [A&T College scrapbook #2, 1934-1937]

    • 1934-1937
    • NCATSU Scrapbook Collection
    • This scrapbook contains many newspaper clippings about special events occurring or related to the students and staff of North Carolina A&T between late 1934 and the summer of 1937. Well covered events include the death and mourning of Richard B....
    • [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...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1982-06-16
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (one double-sided page) of a June 16, 1982, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discuss the possibility of a delegation to visit Michael Johnson. There is also a discussion of a proposed statement of ethics,...
    • [Letter from Barbara Nauer to Robert Watson]

    • 1980-03-16
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers, 1948-1980
    • One page letter from Barbar Nauer to Robert Watson regarding his essay "Media Martyrdom", published in the March 1980 issue of Harper's magazine, about the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan rally, in...
    • [Letter from Burlington Mayor W.L. Beamon to Grimsley Hobbs]

    • 1970-03-19
    • MS416 Grimsley Hobbs Papers
    • In this letter to Guilford College President Grimsley Hobbs, Burlington mayor W.L. Beamon criticizes Guilford College's response to black students' demands in a recent campus protest. These demands include a minimum grade requirement of "C," a...
    • [Letter from faculty regarding Neo-Black Society hearing]

    • 1973-03-30
    • UA51.21 Neo-Black Society Records, 1969-2013
    • A protest against the UNCG Student Government Senate's ruling to change the status of the Neo-Black Society resulted in UNCG Chancellor Ferguson's appointment of a faculty committee to review both the process and result of the Senate hearing. This...
    • [Letter from Grimsley Hobbs to Robert Frazier]

    • 1969-05-08
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • In this May 8, 1969 letter to Board of Trustee member Robert Frazier, Guilford College President Grimsley Hobbs addresses the subject of campus unrest across the country and how it relates to Guilford College. Hobbs commends the leadership of...
    • [Letter from Grimsley Hobbs to Robert Frazier]

    • 1970-03-17
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • In this March 17, 1970 letter to Guilford College trustee, Robert Frazier, President Grimsley Hobbs reports on several of the school's African American students speaking to members of the college's administration and faculty about pressures they...
    • [Letter from Harry G. Boyte to Sid Goldberg]

    • 1963-06-13
    • RL.00138 Boyte Family Papers
    • This June 13, 1963 letter from Harry G. Boyte to North American Newspaper Alliance editor Sid Goldberg details an altercation Boyte had with Greensboro Police Department Captain William Jackson while taking notes for a news article on local...
    • [Letter from Janie to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter, possibly from one of Beth Taylor's siblings noted how proud they were of Beth at home. The author also reminded Beth, ('Bether') not to worry too much and to keep studying because having a college degree would help her work for ''long...
    • [Post card to support Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This short post card correspondence from Mrs. Scheel of Doylestown, PA was written to express congratulations and support to Beth Taylor following her "adventure." This was in reference to Taylor's participation in the May 1963 sit-in demonstration...
    • [Student Government Association meeting minutes (2 of 3), 1970]

    • 1970
    • UA51.33 Student Government Association, 1910-2012
    • Items include an organizational guide for the SGA Executive Cabinet, emergency session meeting minutes on the Kent State shooting and protest of the 1970 Cambodian invasion, a full course description for classes offered in the Fall 1970, an SGA...
    • A Christian Movement

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-8. This editorial comments on and disapproves of the sit-in protest around the state and region.
    • A resolution on segregation

    • 1963
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This pamphlet, sponsored by the American Council of Christian Churches (ACCC) based in New York, NY, put forth the resolution reached during the ACCC's 16th Spring Convention which addressed the issue of racial segregation within the Christian...
    • A&T Students Launch 'Sit-Down' Demand for Service at Downtown Lunch Counter

    • 1960-02-02
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 2, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-1. This clipping discusses four students from A & T College beginning a sit-in protest at the F.W. Woolworth Co. store in downtown Greensboro.
    • Aid Given Negroes' Protest

    • 1960-02-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. It reports on developments on the sit-in protest at the Woolworth lunch counter. A few students from Dudley High School and Woman's College UNC...
    • An Idea Whose Time Has Come

    • 1960-02-27
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 27, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial commends the leaders of the sit-in protest movement's willingness to communicate and negotiate.
    • An Uneasy Peace

    • 1960-02-09
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 9, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-10. The article comments on the racial tension brought to public attention as a result of the sit-in protest in downtown Greensboro.
    • Ann Dearsley Reviews Lunch Counter Strike

    • 1960-02-12
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 12, 1960, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The Woman's College of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (WCUNC), consists of a review and analysis by contributor Ann Dearsley of the Greensboro lunch...
    • Black Student Finds Demands Necessary

    • 1969-03-28
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This March 28, 1969 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on recent events at Duke University regarding a protest by the hundred black students at the university in an effort to force decisions on their demands...

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