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Photograph Collection


Collection Description:

The Photograph Collection at the Greensboro Historical Museum is a miscellaneous collection of images, some received individually and others received as distinct collections over the years. It comprises almost 40 standard archival boxes. Spanning the late 19th century to the present, the collection consists primarily of photographic prints of various types. The subject matter of these photographs is broad and documents a wide range of Greensboro, Guilford, and Piedmont North Carolina culture.

For more information about photographic collections at the Greensboro Historical Museum, please consult the photograph collections overview page on the museum's website.

Repository: Greensboro Historical Museum


Items from this collection included in the CRG digital archive

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Item thumbnail image F.W. Woolworth Co. store, Greensboro, North Carolina
Date: 1964
By: unknown
From: Photograph Collection
This black and white photograph depicts the Greensboro F.W. Woolworth Company store, which was the site of the 1960 sit-ins protesting business segregation. The photograph, looking south down Elm Stre...