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    • [Bell]

    • 1910
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Photograph of the bell with "Zeke" and Miss Coit in front of the Old Curry building which is shown in background in the late 1910s. The Curry Building, located on College Avenue, opened in 1902. It was named in honor of Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry,...
    • [Recital program, 1913]

    • 1913-05-28
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A program from the Greensboro College For Women Jubilee Music Festival. Choral ballads, cantatas, soloists, and a full orchestra took part in the celebration of the college’s 75 years.
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Brunn]

    • 1914-03-01
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is suffering from a fever and headache. During the concert the evening before he felt himself failing and reached the end only by summoning all his strength. It's not surprising, since he packed his bags at 2 in the morning, took the train...
    • [Students' Building]

    • 1927
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Students Building, showing the bell and bridge over Walker Avenue, prior to 1927. The cornerstone of the Students Building was laid in 1902. Contributions from students, faculty, and visiting speakers allowed the completion of the three story...
    • [Lindley Elementary School scrapbook, 1941]

    • 1941
    • CC018 Lindley Elementary School Archives
    • This scrapbook documents Lindley Elementary School in 1941, thirteen years after it opened in 1928. The volume includes a wealth of photographs documenting every aspect of the school, including students, teachers, the buildings, and principal...
    • [Spencer Residence Hall and bell in the snow]

    • 1945
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Groups of students carrying books walking past the bell and Spencer residence hall in the snow in the 1940s. The Spencer Residence Hall, designed by W. C. Holleyman of Greensboro, North Carolina, consists of two connect building; North Spencer...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-09-27
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has returned from Manila, where she took many photos. She is going to a benefit gala which the president of the Philippines will be attending. Other topics include missing fresh food, the hot weather, and her Filipino workers' pay preference.
    • [Wedding photo of Barbara Snead and husband, circa 1954]

    • 1954-01-23
    • WV0490 Barbara S. Snead Papers
    • This is a wedding snapshot of Barbara Snead. Snead wears the blue dress service uniform of the United States Air Force. The patch located below her shoulder indicates the rank of airman first class. She also wears the traditional symbol of the...
    • Pine needles [1955]

    • 1955
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • The 1955 yearbook mentions Hurricane Hazel several times throughout. The storm cancelled classes, took its toll on campus greenery, and converted the Weil Ballroom to a displaced persons shelter. This issue also includes a feature in memoriam to...
    • [Mary Cannon splicing film, 1956]

    • 1956
    • WV0411 Mary F. Cannon Papers
    • Mary Cannon is pictured splicing film while at the job she took to help pay her tuition at Indiana University in 1956.
    • Around the Cracker Barrel

    • 1960-02-11
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this February 11, 1960 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Edward H. Bryant, Jr. discusses the Woolworth sit-ins that occurred on Feb. 1, 1960 in Greensboro, North Carolina, and the student meetings...
    • Racial Trouble Warrant Issued

    • 1960-03-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-4. The article reports that one man issued a warrant against another for an assault that took place during a sit-in protest in Henderson, NC.
    • Can Such Things Be?

    • 1960-03-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-10. This editorial discusses an assault in Montgomery, AL that took place during a demonstration and comments on discrimination.
    • [WAVE in swimsuit, 1962]

    • 1962
    • WV0405 Shirley Ann Thacker Lewis Papers
    • WAVE lieutenant junior grade Carol Abackbank(", a Japanese American, poses in her swimsuit at Long Beach, California, in 1962. In the water behind her, many ships can be seen. The back of photo reads "we took this pin-up type so she could send a...
    • International Day in Chapel Program

    • 1963-02-22
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 22, 1963 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, highlights the many international students who took part in the program at the February 11 convocation. Long-time professor Dr. Floyd (Pete) Moore...
    • [Jane Ann Ward]

    • 1967
    • University Yearbooks (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This photograph of UNCG Student Government Association President Jane Ann Ward appeared in the 1968 Pine Needles yearbook. Ward was instrumental in organizing the Black Power Forum which took place on campus in November 1967. The exact date of the...
    • [Photograph of Black Power Forum]

    • 1967-11-01
    • University Yearbooks (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This photograph shows a presentation at the Black Power Forum which took place on the UNCG campus in November 1967. The three-day forum brought together speakers and panelists to discuss various aspects of the Black Power movement. This...


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