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    • [Fundraising letter from the Greensboro Justice Fund]

    • 1981-02-26
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • In this fundraising letter dated February 26, 1981, Dr. Marty Nathan, co-executive director of the Greensboro Justice Fund, seeks financial support for the civil rights suit against the Ku Klux Klan, the city of Greensboro, and the federal...
    • [Letter from Clarence Harris to David DuBuisson]

    • 1994-05-23
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This February 12, 1991 letter from Clarence "Curly" Harris to Greensboro News & Record editor David DuBuisson, questions details about the 1960 sit-ins presented in a February 10, 1991 editorial entitled "The descent into 'multiculturalism.'' ...
    • [Letter from Clarence Harris to David DuBuisson]

    • 1991-02-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This February 12, 1991 letter from Clarence "Curly" Harris to Greensboro News & Record editor David DuBuisson, questions details about the 1960 sit-ins presented in a February 10, 1991 editorial entitled "The descent into 'multiculturalism.'' ...
    • [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 N.C. English to Robert Frazier]

    • 1963-08-23
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • In this August 23, 1963 letter to Guilford College Trustee Robert Frazier, N.C. English expresses concern over "screwball" conferences for young people being held at Guilford College. English takes exception to the conferences, claiming they are...
    • [Letter to Greensboro Justice Fund donors]

    • 1980
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This undated fundraising letter from the Greensboro Justice Fund's Executive Director Neil S. Prose contains news of the first murder trial of Ku Klux Klan members and Nazis for the November 3, 1979 shootings of five members of the Communist...
    • Action Provoked In Local 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) gives an account of the Greensboro lunch counter sit-ins that began on February 1, 1960 at...
    • 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...
    • Atlanta Negro Students Stage Protests Today

    • 1960-03-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-2. The article reports on demonstrations by college students in Atlanta, GA and the subsequent arrest of some of the protesters by law enforcement.
    • Big Crowd Dispersed By Police

    • 1960-02-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on demonstrations by students in Portsmouth, VA. Law enforcement was dispatched to disburse the gathering of protesters at...
    • Counters To Remain Closed

    • 1960-02-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores will close down their in-store lunch counters in response to the bomb threats and...
    • Demonstrations Enter Their Eighth Week

    • 1960-03-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on the speech given by Florida Governor Leroy Collins regarding integration, continued boycotts in North Carolina, Georgia, and...
    • Dick Gregory

    • 1970-10-09
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 9, 1970 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on a talk by black comedian and activist, Dick Gregory, who recently visited the campus. Gregory's talk focused on the critical state of...
    • False Report Law

    • 1960-02-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial commends the efforts of the sit-in protesters around North Carolina while disapproving of the bomb scares and the actions of...
    • Federal prosecution in the case of the Greensboro massacre

    • 1981-06-26
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This June 26, 1981 report produced by the Greensboro Justice Fund seeks to clarify several aspects of the pending legal cases surrounding the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march at which five protesters were killed. The report takes a close...
    • Federal prosecution in the case of the Greensboro Massacre

    • 1981-06-26
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This June 26, 1981 report produced by the Greensboro Justice Fund seeks to clarify several aspects of the pending legal cases surrounding the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march at which five protesters were killed. The report takes a close...
    • Film sparks protest at UNC-G

    • 1980-11-13
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This November 13, 1980, article by Lindsey Gruson of the Greensboro Daily News, reports on the controversy surrounding a screening of the movie "The Birth of a Nation" as part of a history class at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro...
    • First Sitdown Staged in Deep South

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports that sit-in protesters occupied a snack shop within the County courthouse in Montgomery, AL.
    • Good Judgement?

    • 1960-02-12
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 12, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-8. This editorial comments on a previously published letter commenting on the citizens of Greensboro and reaction to the sit-in protesters by some...

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