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    • ‘Hit-Run’ Tactics Used by Negroes

    • 1960-03-09
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 9, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. The article reports demonstrations at four stores in downtown Monroe, NC.
    • 43 Students Face Trial In Raleigh

    • 1960-02-25
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 25, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-9. The article reports that 43 student demonstrators in Raleigh face trial on trespassing charges. Demonstrations and picketing continue outside...
    • [Campus Cupboard and Franklin Drugstore]

    • 1971
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This black and white photograph shows the Campus Cupboard (now New York Pizza) and Franklin Drugs stores on the northeast corner of Tate Street and Walker Avenue. The Franklin drugstore had recently relocated from a location on southeast corner of...
    • [Class of 1972 scrapbook]

    • 1968-1969
    • UA111 University Archives Scrapbook Collection
    • This scrapbook, created by representatives of the Class of 1972 of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, contains materials relating to the freshman year of that class. The scrapbook contains a campus map, a Founder's Day program,...
    • [Letter from Clarence Harris to Tom Osborne]

    • 1983-08-10
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This August 10, 1983 handwritten letter from Clarence "Curly" Harris to Greensboro City Manager Tom Osborne, introduces Osborne to Harris' perspectives on the Greensboro Woolworth sit-ins and the demise of the downtown retail trade from Harris'...
    • [Program for Cort Theatre, New York, "Peg O" My Heart"]

    • 1914-04-20
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Cort Theatre program for "Peg O' My Heart" starring Laurette Taylor for the week beginning 20 April 1914. The program includes a full page picture of Taylor, cast list, list of scenes, music and production credits, fashion columns for women and...
    • [Program for Hollis St. Theatre, Boston, "Twelfth Night"]

    • 1892-02-13
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Program for the Saturday, February 13, 1892 matinee performance of "Twelfth Night" starring Julia Marlowe (1865-1950) and Robert Taber (1865-1904) at Hollis St. Theatre in Boston. The program is sixteen pages long and contains advertisements for...
    • [Two WAVES walk down sidewalk, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0389 Janet Muriel Mead Letters, 1940 - 1955
    • Two U.S. Navy WAVES, including Janet M. Mead (left) walk down a street, likely in Seattle, ca. 1945. Mead wears a white service uniform and her companion is wearing a dress blue uniform; both have soft brimmed hats on, and the WAVES insignia is...
    • [Vick Chemical vehicles delivering product]

    • 1920
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • Milton Street near where the lower warehouse now is shows sales cars with folding ladders for tacking tree signs on barns and stores.
    • [Vicks trivia advertisements]

    • 1926
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • Two posters using trivia questions to advertise for Vicks VapoRub. Used in stores.
    • [Woolworth Corporation advertisement commemorating the the Greensboro sit-ins]

    • 1990-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This fragment of an advertisement from the Woolworth Corporation commemorates the thirtieth anniversary of the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins and features a photograph of the four students who launched the sit-ins, Joseph McNeil, David Richmond, Franklin...
    • A&T Students Call Two-Week Recess In Protest Here

    • 1960-02-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article covers recent developments in the sit-in protests at Woolworth and Kress stores. A bomb threat was reported at the downtown...
    • A&T Students Drop Sitdown Protest; Plan Negotiations

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that students from A & T agree to end the protests of both Woolworth and Kress stores pending negotiation with the...
    • 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...
    • Boycott of Stores Urged

    • 1960-03-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-15. The article reports that students in Raleigh, NC plan on boycotting stores with segregated lunch counters. Other news includes similar boycotts...
    • Building of the Harry-Belk Bros. Company

    • 1904-1905
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Harry-Belk Bros. store, located at 240-242 South Elm Street in Greensboro. This store was the first Belk partnership store to open in Greensboro. Eventually the partbnserhip was dissolved and the store operated under the Belk...
    • City Is Quiet On Counter Front

    • 1960-02-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-15. This article reports on the continued closure of the lunch counters in the Woolworth and Kress stores in Greensboro. Other news includes...
    • Counter Service Is Resumed At Durham

    • 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-12. The article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores re-opened lunch counters in Durham, NC.
    • 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...
    • Displays at Cheap Joe's Texas Jeans store

    • 1985
    • CC021 David Gwynn [Personal collection]
    • Clothing displays at Cheap Joe's Texas Jeans, a chain of stores that operated in North and South Carolina. The Carolina Circle Mall store closed around 1988, and the entire mall has since been demolished.

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