Civil Rights Greensboro

UNCG Home > The University Libraries > Civil Rights Greensboro Home > Browse results for Business desegregation , ordered by date.

Browse results for Business desegregation , ordered by date.


Business desegregation subject note: These items concern general business desegregation issues that are not specifically related to the 1960 and 1963-1964 sit-ins and demonstrations.


Displaying items 1 - 10 of 39
Go to page:



Item thumbnail image Barber Shop Forum
Date: October 27, 1967
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 27, 1967 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the progress at the second meeting hosted at Guilford Coll...
Item thumbnail image The Quaker, 1968
Date: 1968
By: Guilford College
From: Quaker
The 1968 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, features candid shots of African American students in dorms, on organized and intramural sports teams, and as members of stude...
Item thumbnail image Barber Shop As Hoc Legislation
Date: February 16, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 16, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the efforts of the Guilford College community to force lo...
Item thumbnail image Administration Holds Non-commital Attitude As Student Pickets Demonstrate At Imperial Barber Shop
Date: February 23, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 23, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes students picketing the Imperial Barber Shop which refused ...
Item thumbnail image Racial Barriers Fall
Date: May 29, 1971
By: Joseph H. Knox
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

In this May 29, 1971 Greensboro Daily News article, Joe Knox chronicles the efforts to desegregate Greensboro businesses starting with sit-ins at the Greensboro Woolw...

Item thumbnail image Notes on Interview with Dr. George and Anna Simkins by William H. Chafe
Date: July 19, 1972
By: William Henry Chafe
From: William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection

This is a four-page, typed set of notes by William Chafe on a July 19, 1972, interview with Dr. George and Anna Simkin. Shorthand is used throughout, including "GB" for "Greensboro." Chafe notes th...

Item thumbnail image Oral History Interview with Louise Smith by William Chafe
Date: February 9, 1973
By: Louise Covington Smith
From: William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection

This February 9, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Louise Smith primarily documents Ms. Smith’s involvement in school desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Topics ...

Item thumbnail image Oral History Interview with John Foster by William Chafe
Date: February 19, 1973
By: John R. Foster
From: William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection

This February 19, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with John Foster primarily documents Foster’s recollections of school desegregation when he served as chairman of the Green...

Item thumbnail image Oral History Interview with Vance Chavis by William Chafe
Date: May 28, 1973
By: Vance H. Chavis
From: William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection

This May 28, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Vance Chavis primarily documents Chavis’ recollections of equal rights activism in Greensboro, North Carolina. Chavis provi...

Item thumbnail image Oral History Interview with John and Betsy Taylor by William Chafe
Date: July 7, 1973
By: John R. Taylor
From: William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection

This transcript of a July 7, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with John and Betsy Taylor primarily documents Mrs. Taylors' work with the YWCA and Mr. Taylor’s work with the G...