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Business desegregation/sit-ins, 1960 subject note: These items specifically relate to incidents surrounding the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins. The sit-ins and related events of 1963-1964 are classed separately.


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Item thumbnail image Clarence Lee Harris
Date: March 1, 1955
By: John Frank Manning
From: Manning Studio Photograph Collection
This photographic portrait depicts Clarence “Curly” Harris, who was manager of the Greensboro Woolworth store at the time of the 1960 lunch counter sit-ins. The photograph was taken March...
Item thumbnail image F. W. Woolworth Company store, Greensboro, NC
Date: August 26, 1959
By: Carol W. Martin
From: Martin's Studio Photograph Collection
This black and white photograph depicts the F. W. Woolworth Company building in Greensboro, NC six months before the lunch counter sit-ins protesting busuness segregation. The view is looking north o...
Item thumbnail image Gordon Williams Blackwell
Date: 1960
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This is a photographic portrait of Gordon Williams Blackwell, chancellor of Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro)from 1957-1960. Blac...
Item thumbnail image Chancellor Blackwell's speech to WCUNC students regarding the Greensboro sit-ins
Date: February 9, 1960
By: Gordon Williams Blackwell
From: Chancellor Gordon William Blackwell Records
This four-page speech by Chancellor Gordon William Blackwell was delivered on February 9, 1960 and addresses Blackwell's concerns about WCUNC student involvement in the sit-ins that began the previous...
Item thumbnail image Timeline of events related to the Greensboro sit-ins
Date: February 10, 1960
By: Gordon Williams Blackwell
From: Chancellor Gordon William Blackwell Records
This document, dated February 10, 1960, is a chronological listing of events surrounding the Greensboro sit-ins, which began February 1, 1960, including the response of Woman's College and Chancellor ...
Item thumbnail image A&T Students Protest Social Inhibitions
Date: February 11, 1960
By: Kyleen Turner
From: Collegian
This February 11, 1960 News in Review article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian discusses the recent sit-...
Item thumbnail image Around the Cracker Barrel
Date: February 11, 1960
By: Edward H. Bryant, Jr.
From: Collegian
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 occu...
Item thumbnail image Action Provoked In Local Strike
Date: February 12, 1960
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
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 acco...
Item thumbnail image Blackwell Urges Patient Attitude
Date: February 12, 1960
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
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)reports that W...
Item thumbnail image Ann Dearsley Reviews Lunch Counter Strike
Date: February 12, 1960
By: Ann Dearsley-Vernon
From: Carolinian
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 ...