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Item thumbnail image Conference with Mr. Apple of the Do-Nut Dinette
Date: March 13, 1963
By: unknown
From: Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
These March 13, 1963 notes describe a meeting between Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Chancellor Otis Singletary, dean of students Katherine Taylor, and the student government pres...
Item thumbnail image Information sheet about student arrests
Date: May 19, 1963
By: unknown
From: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Records
This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from ...
Item thumbnail image Anonymous telephone call notes
Date: May 20, 1963
By: unknown
From: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Records
These May 20, 1963 notes describe a telephone conversation between the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Dean of Students Katherine Taylor and an anonymous male telephone caller. T...
Item thumbnail image Students Who Signed Call to Boycott
Date: May 16, 1963
By: unknown
From: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Records
This May 16, 1963 list describes six Woman's College of the University of North Carolina students who agreed to participate in a boycott designed to protest segregation practiced by local businesses. ...
Item thumbnail image Black Power Forum agenda
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is an agenda for the Black Power Forum organized by the University of North Carolina at Grensboro Student Government Association, and held November 1-3, 1967. It includes the schedule of events a...
Item thumbnail image Black Power Forum program
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is the program for the Black Power Forum held at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro November 1-3, 1967. It includes a program schedule of panel discussions and lectures and the names ...
Item thumbnail image Report on Conference
Date: November 2, 1967
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is a handwritten report from an individual who may have been connected in some way with the campus police at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro concerning activities surrounding the N...
Item thumbnail image Neo-Black Society Hearing
Date: February1973
By: unknown
From: Neo-Black Society Records
This set of documents pertains to a hearing regarding the Neo-Black Society's status as a UNCG student organization. Included are procedures for the hearing, a report of the hearing, and the specific...
Item thumbnail image UNC-G Student Sit-In Continues Peacefully: 100 Take Part
Date: March 28, 1973
By: unknown
From: Neo-Black Society Records
This is a photocopy of an article that was published most likely in a Greensboro newspaper on March 28, 1973, which reports on a UNCG student sit-in protesting the Student Government Association decis...
Item thumbnail image UNC-G Black Group Wins Funding Appeal: Chancellor Overrules Student Senate
Date: April 1, 1973
By: unknown
From: Neo-Black Society Records
This is a photocopy of part of an article published in a Greensboro newspaper around April 1, 1973, which reports on UNCG Chancellor James Ferguson's ruling that funding be restored to the Neo-Black S...
Item thumbnail image The Need and Basis for the Appointment of a Special Prosecutor in the November 3 Case
Date: August1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This draft position paper outlines the needs for a special prosecutor to be appointed in the federal grand jury investigation regarding the murder five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to ...
Item thumbnail image Call for a Special Prosecutor for the Grand jury Investigating the Greensboro Killings
Date: August1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This petition calls for the appointment of a special prosecutor in the federal grand jury investigation into the murders of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march in Green...
Item thumbnail image Endorsers of Call for Special Prosecutor in Greensboro Case
Date: October 7, 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This list identifies those endorsing a petition calling for the appointment of a special prosecutor in the federal grand jury investigation into the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at t...
Item thumbnail image The Greensboro Justice Fund
Date: 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This paper provides and administrative history of the Greensboro Justice Fund which was created to facilitate the litigation and public education relating to the murder of five Communist Workers Party...
Item thumbnail image Report on the 1967 UNCG Black Power Forum
Date: November1967
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is an uncredited six-page report (possibly written by Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson) on the controversial Black Power Forum held on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Greens...
Item thumbnail image Working contract for food service employees
Date: March 21, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is an annotated copy of a proposed(?) contract for food service employees at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), dated March 21, 1969. This contract was a prelude to the food w...
Item thumbnail image Interview with an employee of the ARA Slater Food Service at UNCG
Date: March 25, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This report of an interview with an unnamed employee of ARA Slater Food Services at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) quotes the interviewee as stating that workers are concerned a...
Item thumbnail image List of the demands of striking food workers at UNCG
Date: March 27, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This document lists demands of the workers involved in the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) food service workers' strike of March 27-April 2, 1967, specifying pay rates, working hours...
Item thumbnail image About the negotiations
Date: March 30, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This printed flyer/report distributed on March 30, 1969, states that negotiations involving food service workers are not proceeding as hoped and accuses food service contractor ARA Slater of “st...
Item thumbnail image Response to conditions presented by striking UNCG food service employees
Date: March 30, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This document, marked “confidential” contains a proposal for wage and working condition changes to be presented to striking food service employees at the University of North Carolina at Gr...
Item thumbnail image Handwritten note or flier urging student support for striking UNCG food service workers
Date: March 31, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This copy of a handwritten note or flier dated March 31, 1969, states the position that contractor ARA Slater must be pressured into negotiations with striking food service workers at the University o...
Item thumbnail image Resolution concerning food service contract for 1969
Date: May 13, 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is a resolution passed by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Student Government Association concerning the university's food service contract. The resolution urges university a...
Item thumbnail image University policy on picketing and demonstrations
Date: 1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This document is a copy of the university policy on picketing and demonstrations, and cites state law on the subject with respect to occupation of public buildings and interruption of university funct...
Item thumbnail image Excerpt from Chancellors' Meeting minutes discussing interracial functions
Date: February 14, 1952
By: unknown
From: Chancellor Gordon William Blackwell Records
This policy statement is an excerpt from the minutes of a February 14, 1952, Chancellors' Meeting, and documents the adoption of a policy that no “mixed social functions” will be held on c...
Item thumbnail image Black Enrollment Studied
Date: January1970
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This January 1957 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, describes several studies examining black enrollment at southern colleges...
Item thumbnail image Writer Discusses Race Prejudice at G.C.
Date: March 16, 1951
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This March, 16, 1951 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, reports on writer Lillian Smith’s talk to Greensboro College girls reg...
Item thumbnail image Miss Biswas From Pakistan to Visit G.C. March 11-13
Date: March 4, 1954
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This March 4, 1954 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, announces the upcoming visit of Miss Biswas of Pakistan to the Greensbor...
Item thumbnail image You Might Have Known
Date: November 20, 1957
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This November 20, 1957 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, discusses a controversial State Student Legislature (SSL) resoluti...
Item thumbnail image Meakins Discusses Integration
Date: December 8, 1967
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This December 8, 1967 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, summarizes an informal discussion held by the head of the school Dep...
Item thumbnail image Support Your Fellow Men
Date: February 23, 1968
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This February 23, 1968 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, calls for support of the protests which had erupted in response to...
Item thumbnail image Civil rights charges eyed in shootout
Date: December 13, 1980
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This uncredited December 13, 1980, article from the Greensboro Daily Newsreports that U.S. Attorney H.M. Michaux is considering civil rights charges against ten Klansmen...
Item thumbnail image Monitor: Klan-Nazi Verdict Aid Racists
Date: April 13, 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This uncredited April 13, 1982, article from the Greensboro Daily News reports on findings of the Southern Poverty Law Center that the not-guilty verdicts against Ku Klu...
Item thumbnail image CWP says it has proof FBI had role in deaths
Date: July 24, 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This uncredited July 24, 1982, article from The [Raleigh] News and Observer discusses a claim by members of the Communist Workers Party (C...
Item thumbnail image Proposal for a Racial Awareness Program
Date: December1969
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This December 1969, proposal for a racial awareness training program aimed at the faculty and staff of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), was completed in light of charges of racia...
Item thumbnail image Partial List of Endorsers for the Greensboro Civil Rights Suit
Date: 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This list names those supporting the civil law suit, Waller vs. Butokovich, stemming from the murder of five protestors at the Death to the Klan rally held in Greensboro...
Item thumbnail image The Greensboro Civil Rights Suit
Date: 1982
By: unknown
From: Edward Burrows Papers
This five-page paper outlines the plaintifs, defendants, legal basis, and summary of facts regarding the civil lawsuit, Waller vs. Butkovich. This civil suit, involving...
Item thumbnail image Black Power Forum Agenda
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This is the agenda for the controversial Black Power Forum held at the University of North Carolina at Greenbooro November 1-3, 1967. The agenda contains a listing of all discussion topics, panelists,...
Item thumbnail image Power & Racism
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This is an unsigned, uncredited pamphlet distributed at the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). The pamphlet calls for a n...
Item thumbnail image Required Reading
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This is a pamphlet distributed at the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1969 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) listing titles by fourteen authors as “requ...
Item thumbnail image Black Power Legislation
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This is a pamphlet distributed at the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) explaining some of the principles behind the Blac...
Item thumbnail image A short statement to those who say “Nothing is worth fighting and dying for”
Date: May1970
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This flyer, a response to the May 5, 1970, shootings of demonstrators at Kent State University, suggests a more militant course for the civil rights movement, stating that the only “gains”...
Item thumbnail image Statistics on the use of Woman's College Library by Negroes
Date: 1952
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This uncredited report details black usage of the library at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) from September 5, 1951 to March, 1952. Most usage was by students and facul...
Item thumbnail image Five Negroes are enrolled at WC
Date: September 7, 1957
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This uncredited article published in either the Greensboro Daily News or the Greensboro Record on September 7, 1957, reports that five bla...
Item thumbnail image Another Negro to enter WC
Date: June 11, 1957
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This uncredited article published in either the Greensboro Daily News or the Greensboro Record on September 7, 1957, reports that a third ...
Item thumbnail image Woman`s College admits another Negro student
Date: 1957
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This uncredited article published in either the Greensboro Daily News or the Greensboro Record on September 7, 1957, reports that a third ...
Item thumbnail image Resolution concerning the Negro students of the Woman's College
Date: March 13, 1963
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This resolution, dated March 13, 1963, and approved by the Student Government of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), urges Chancellor Otis Singletary to use his influence ...
Item thumbnail image Six students speak on being black
Date: 1970
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This article from the Summer 1970 issue of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro's (UNCG) Alumni News profiles five black UNCG graduates and one current student...
Item thumbnail image WCUNC accepts two Negro girls
Date: 1956
By: unknown
From: University Archives Subject Files
This uncredited newspaper article reports that two black students had been admitted for the fall semester at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC). Bettye Ann David Tillman a...
Item thumbnail image Inter-Racial Club Meets; Plans Lecture Exchange
Date: November 20, 1946
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
In this November 1946 article in the Guilford College newspaper, The Guilfordian, the paper’s staff report on a meeting of the Inter-Racial Club at the Guilford campus. ...
Item thumbnail image Spanish Movie Given at Woman’s College
Date: March 22, 1947
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
A March 22, 1947 article in The Guilfordian announced the opportunity to view the film Pepita Jimenez at Woman’s College (now UNCG). This oppo...
Item thumbnail image IRC Sponsors Inter-Collegiate Inter-Racial Tea
Date: October 30, 1948
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
In this October 30, 1948 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, staff describe the Sunday afternoon tea on Guilford College’s campus which i...
Item thumbnail image Junior Class Plans Minstrel Show
Date: December 11, 1953
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This short announcement in the December 11, 1953 edition of the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, states that the junior class will hold a minstrel s...
Item thumbnail image Junior Class Plans Minstrel Show
Date: February 26, 1954
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 26, 1954 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, details the plans of the junior class to hold a minstrel show to raise money f...
Item thumbnail image Korean Student at Guilford
Date: October 15, 1954
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 15, 1954 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, chronicles a Guilford College student Suc Kyun Suh (“Su”), and refl...
Item thumbnail image New Korean Student on Campus
Date: January 14, 1955
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This January 14, 1955 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, highlights an individual international student, Buyong Yoon Park, of Soul, Kore...
Item thumbnail image UNC Body Bans Segregation
Date: March 4, 1955
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
Picking up a report from the Daily Tar Heel out of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, The Guilfordian reported on the University of North Caroli...
Item thumbnail image Foreign Students at Guilford Represent 15 Countries; 4 Others Represented by Faculty
Date: October 21, 1955
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This set of October 21, 1955 articles in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, report on the range of international students and faculty at the colleg...
Item thumbnail image Heterogeneous Group Makes up Guilford Student Body
Date: October 11, 1957
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 11, 1957 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, lists the various countries and states from which students hail as well as thei...
Item thumbnail image Black Student Enrollment at UNC-Greensboro
Date: October 2, 1970
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This statistical report dated October 2, 1970, outlines the number and type of African American students enrolled at UNCG in 1970....
Item thumbnail image Important notice for UNCG “Liberals”
Date: February 18, 1971
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This flier decries the treatment of Black Panther activists in the region and invites people to come to a February 18, 1971 meeting in the UNCG student center (Ellitot Hall) for more information about...
Item thumbnail image Note about Neo-Black Society funding and membership
Date: March 27, 1973
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This typed note details the funding amounts and membership numbers for the Neo-Black Society at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). This appears to be a part of the administrative r...
Item thumbnail image Neo-Black Society Review Committee List
Date: March 27, 1973
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This typed note apparently lists the names of members of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) faculty committee that conducted an administrative review of the UNCG Student Government ...
Item thumbnail image Note documenting UNCG Dean James Allen's discussion of a potential lawsuit with UNCG Student Government Association members
Date: April 2, 1973
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
The typewritten note, dated April 2, 1973, and signed “Helen”, documents a conversation between University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Dean James Allen and Student Government As...
Item thumbnail image Note on conversation between Dean James Allen and attorney Michael K. Curtis
Date: April 18, 1973
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This handwritten note, dated April 18, 1973, documents a conversation between University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Dean James Allen and attorney Michael K. Curtis, who was representing se...
Item thumbnail image University policy on picketing and demonstrations
Date: January1968
By: unknown
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This is a copy of the January, 1968, university regulations on picketing and demonstrations. On March 26, 1973, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Student Government Association (SGA) ...
Item thumbnail image Students in Neo-Black Society lounge
Date: 1971
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
These three black and white photographs depict students in the newly created lounge around 1971. In 1970, UNCG students in the Neo-Black Society successfully petitioned the school to create a lounge f...
Item thumbnail image Dedication of the Tillman-Smart Parlor
Date: April 20, 1992
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This photograph was taken at the dedication of the Tillman-Smart Parlor in the Shaw Residence Hall on April 20, 1992. In the photograph are (l-r) UNCG Chancellor William E. Moran, JoAnne Smart Drane,...
Item thumbnail image James Allen, 1973
Date: 1973
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of James Allen, UNCG Dean of Students, was published in the 1973 UNCG yearbook, Pine Needles. Allen was well-liked by students and this photograph is part of ...
Item thumbnail image Photograph of Black Power Forum
Date: November 1, 1967
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
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 aspe...
Item thumbnail image Photograph of Tommie Lou Smith
Date: 1967
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of UNCG Associate Dean Tommie Lou Smith appeared in the 1968 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the photograph and the photographer are unknown....
Item thumbnail image Photograph of Warren Ashby
Date: 1967
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of UNCG professor Warren Ashby appeared in the 1968 Pine Needles yearbook. At the time, Ashby was head of the Philosophy Department at UNCG. Ashby was also ...
Item thumbnail image Photograph of James S. Ferguson
Date: 1967
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of UNCG chancellor James S. Ferguson appeared in the 1968 Pine Needles yearbook. The university hosted a controversial Black Power Forum in Novemebr 1967 and...
Item thumbnail image Jane Ann Ward
Date: 1967
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
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 Powe...
Item thumbnail image UNCG food service workers' strike
Date: March1969
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
These photographs depict the food service workers’ strike which took place on the campus of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in March and April, 1969. The photographs appeared in...
Item thumbnail image James S. Ferguson
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of Chancellor James S. Ferguson of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the photograp...
Item thumbnail image Thomas J.C. Smyth
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of Dean of Students Thomas J.C. Smyth of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the pho...
Item thumbnail image Tommie Lou Smith
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of Associate Dean Tommie Lou Smith of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the photog...
Item thumbnail image Katherine H. Taylor
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro`s Dean of Students Services Katherine H. Taylor appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date ...
Item thumbnail image Mereb E. Mossman
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro's Dean of Faculty Mereb E. Mossman appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the photog...
Item thumbnail image Warren Ashby
Date: 1968
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of Dr. Warren Ashby, Head of the Department of Philosophy at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, appeared in the 1969 Pine Needles yearbook. The ...
Item thumbnail image James S. Ferguson
Date: 1973
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of UNCG Chancellor James S. Ferguson appeared in the 1974 Pine Needles yearbook. The exact date of the photograph and the photographer are unknown....
Item thumbnail image Cheryl Sosnik
Date: 1973
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro's Student Government Association Vice President Cheryl Sosnik appeared in the 1974 Pine Needles yearbook. S...
Item thumbnail image Leon Chestnut
Date: 1973
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This photograph of Neo-Black Society Coordinator Leon Chestnut appeared in the 1974 Pine Needles, the yearbook of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Chestnut wa...
Item thumbnail image Current Opinion
Date: December 3, 1954
By: unknown
From: Collegian
Written on the heels of the US Supreme Court decision in Brown v. the Board of Education, this December 3, 1954 op-ed article published in the Greensboro College student...
Item thumbnail image David Kwok to Present Demonstration – Lecture
Date: November 21, 1958
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 21, 1958 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes an upcoming event at which David Kwok would offer demonstrations of ...
Item thumbnail image Kyung Kim will be on CBS Television Next Tuesday Night
Date: December 5, 1958
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This December 5, 1958 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes Guilford student Kyung Kim, who was the only female pilot to fly in t...
Item thumbnail image New Scholarship Offered to Vietnamese Students
Date: April 10, 1959
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This April 10, 1959 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the creation of a scholarship fund to aid Vietnamese students studying ...
Item thumbnail image Kim Won’t Forget Guilford
Date: December 18, 1959
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
In this farewell article published in the December 18, 1959 edition of the Giulford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, Korean student Kyung Kim bids the Guilfor...
Item thumbnail image Seminar On Black Power Is Planned
Date: October 10, 1967
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This October 10, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses plans for a proposed confere...
Item thumbnail image NSA Sponsors Black Power Forum
Date: October 24, 1967
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This October 24, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses plans for the upcoming confe...
Item thumbnail image Seminar Schedule
Date: October 27, 1967
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This October 27, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) details the schedule for a conference ...
Item thumbnail image Fuller: 'There Is No Democracy'
Date: November 7, 1967
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This October 10, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) reports on a speech by activist Howard...
Item thumbnail image Integration Questioned
Date: October 12, 1961
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 12, 1961 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces a meeting being put together by students in the fall of 1961 that wou...
Item thumbnail image Larry McAdoo
Date: 1965
By: unknown
From: Pine Needles
This class photographs of Larry McAdoo, believed to be the first male African American student to graduate from UNCG, appeared in the 1966 UNCG yearbook, Pine Needles....
Item thumbnail image Speak Up! This Is America!
Date: November 2, 1962
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 2, 1962 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, sends out a call to Guilford College students to speak their mind o...
Item thumbnail image International Day in Chapel Program
Date: February 22, 1963
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 22, 1963 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, highlights the many international students who took part in the prog...
Item thumbnail image G’boro Colleges Issue Statements
Date: May 27, 1963
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This May 27, 1963 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the 87.3% approval rating by the student body of the college co...
Item thumbnail image Drifters Smashing Success
Date: April 17, 1964
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This April 17, 1964 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, celebrates the success of the Saturday night performance by the popular...
Item thumbnail image Korean Dancer to Appear in Chapel
Date: March 19, 1965
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This March 19, 1965 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the upcoming visit by Won Kyung Cho, classical dancer, schola...
Item thumbnail image Platters Perform For Dana Crowd
Date: October 30, 1965
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 30, 1965 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, gives a glowing review of the visit and performance by African Americ...
Item thumbnail image Boyd to Appear at G.C.
Date: October 10, 1969
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This October 10, 1969 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, announces an upcoming visit and speech by Rev. Malcolm Boyd at the sc...
Item thumbnail image Assembly Presented on "Black Awareness"
Date: February 13, 1970
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This February 13, 1970 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, describes a gathering of African American Greensboro College student...
Item thumbnail image Something Stinks in Justice Department
Date: October 5, 1972
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This October 5, 1972 op-ed article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, points out the differential treatment of US soldiers between a c...
Item thumbnail image Greensboro College freshman class officers
Date: 1970
By: unknown
From: Yearbook Collection
This photograph of the freshman class officers appeared in Greensboro College’s 1970 yearbook, The Echo, and depicts Leonard Lassiter, 1970 Freshman Class President and the f...
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 Famed singer Josh White Jr. will give Concert in Dana Tuesday night at 8
Date: November 9, 1967
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 9, 1967 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces an upcoming performance by popular musician Josh White Jr. ...
Item thumbnail image Every Now and Then – He’s Black!
Date: November 3, 1967
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 3, 1967 literary feature published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reflects contemporary generational gaps regarding race relat...
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 Tension Mounts Here Following King’s Death
Date: April 18, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This April 18, 1968 front page feature published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on events occurring on the Guilford campus following...
Item thumbnail image Poor People’s Campaign
Date: May 3, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This May 3, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, outlines the Poor People’s Campaign run by the Southern Christian Leadersh...
Item thumbnail image Black students On White Southern Campuses
Date: May 3, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This article credited to “Atlanta (CPS)” highlighted the issues facing black students at historically white southern colleges. While this story came from Atlanta, Georgia, the situation fa...
Item thumbnail image Sports Scene: Flying High
Date: July1970
By: unknown
From: Guilford College Bulletin
This 1970 Guilford College Bulletin article report on a trip taken by the five starting players for the 1970 Quaker Men’s Basketball team. Bert Feik, Tom Ennis, Jerry Cr...
Item thumbnail image Bond To Lecture At Convo: Sally Peterson heads art series
Date: September 27, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This September 27, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces upcoming visitors to the Guilford College campus includin...
Item thumbnail image Guilford Adds 336 Frosh
Date: September 27, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This September 27, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports the number of new freshman added to the Guilford College st...
Item thumbnail image [Photo of Julian Bond talking with students]
Date: October 11, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This photograph published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, on October 11, 1968 captures Georgia legislator and civil rights activist Julian Bo...
Item thumbnail image [Slavery chains editorial drawing]
Date: October 18, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This editorial drawing published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, on October 18, 1968 reflects growing campus awareness and activism related t...
Item thumbnail image Black Students Form BASIB
Date: October 18, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 18, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the formation of Brother and Sisters in Blackness (BASIB). ...
Item thumbnail image Greensboro College cheerleaders
Date: 1974
By: unknown
From: Yearbook Collection
This photograph appeared in Greensboro College’s 1974 yearbook, The Echo, and depicts school’s first African American cheerleaders....
Item thumbnail image Fred Davie
Date: 1978
By: unknown
From: Yearbook Collection
This photograph of Fred Davie appeared in Greensboro College’s 1978 yearbook, The Echo. Davie became the first African American Student Government Association (SGA) presiden...
Item thumbnail image Greensboro College Glee Club
Date: 1971
By: unknown
From: Yearbook Collection
This photograph of the student Glee Club appeared in Greensboro College’s 1971 yearbook, The Echo and shows the first African American student to participate in that student ...
Item thumbnail image "The Emperor Jones"
Date: 1976
By: unknown
From: Yearbook Collection
This photograph appeared in Greensboro College’s 1976 yearbook, The Echo and shows the play "The Emperor Jones." This was the first play at Greensboro College to feature Afr...
Item thumbnail image Housing List Dwindles
Date: February 23, 1968
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 23, 1968, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses a UNCG program requiring la...
Item thumbnail image SLATER WORKERS STRIKE
Date: March 28, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports on the beginning on the UNCG fo...
Item thumbnail image Editorial
Date: March 28, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1969, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the UNCG food service worke...
Item thumbnail image Noted Writer To Appear At Guilford
Date: November 22, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 22, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces an upcoming visit by author John Howard Griffin. Griffin w...
Item thumbnail image On Seminar: Students to Tour Harlem
Date: November 22, 1968
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This November 22, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces a senior seminar offering students the opportunity to trav...
Item thumbnail image Frosh More Liberal Than Seniors
Date: January 31, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This January 31, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reveals the results of a survey conducted by Guilford students for Dr...
Item thumbnail image Real Victims of Violence
Date: February 7, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 27, 1969 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, discusses the true victims of violent action as related to the civ...
Item thumbnail image Union Brings Farmer
Date: February 28, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This February 28, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces an upcoming visit by then Assistant Secretary of the Healt...
Item thumbnail image BASIB Voices Discontent
Date: March 7, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This March 7, 1969 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the discontent of black students with the college administration’s respo...
Item thumbnail image Black Studies? – Where?
Date: March 14, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This March 14, 1969 editorial in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, questions the value of creating a Black Studies programs at American colleges a...
Item thumbnail image SGA SUPPORTS WORKERS
Date: March 29, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 29, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports that the UNCG Student Governmen...
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 Students Support Workers; Boycott Slater Services
Date: March 29, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports on a student boycott related to...
Item thumbnail image Editorial
Date: March 29, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 29, 1969, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), comments on the UNCG food service wor...
Item thumbnail image Student Demonstrations Shatter Illusion of Apathy
Date: April 18, 1969
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This April 18, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), consists of seven captioned photographs...
Item thumbnail image HEW Hints Of Future Statewide Desegregation
Date: February 13, 1970
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 13, 1970, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the possibility of a forth...
Item thumbnail image EDITORIAL
Date: February 13, 1970
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 13, 1970, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), comments on the possibility of a f...
Item thumbnail image Dr. Stevenson Speaks On Revolution in Black Community
Date: May 8, 1970
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This May 8, 1970, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses an appearance by Dr. John Marshal...
Item thumbnail image BLACK SYMPOSIUM HELD
Date: May 7, 1971
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This May 7, 1971, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses a symposium held by the UNCG Facu...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: February 12, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 12, 1971, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), urges students to attend the upcom...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: February 15, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 15, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses events surrounding the UN...
Item thumbnail image Moore resigns from NBS investigation
Date: February 15, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This February 15, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports that Kevin Moore, the chair ...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: March 1, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 1, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the findings of the Student ...
Item thumbnail image Official NBS procedure for hearing announced
Date: March 22, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 22, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), details the procedures for an upcoming ...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: March 28, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), comments on recent activity suuroundi...
Item thumbnail image NBS stages sit-ins after funds revoked
Date: March 28, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports on the Student Government Assoc...
Item thumbnail image Senate to release tapes to appeals committee
Date: March 28, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the decision of the Student G...
Item thumbnail image University experiences peaceful sit-in demonstration while faculty committee considers Senate's actions
Date: March 28, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This March 28, 1973, photo spread from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), includes eight captioned photograp...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: April 3, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
In this April 3, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), the newspaper questions the legalit...
Item thumbnail image Comment
Date: April 12, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
In this April 12, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), students are urged to stay informe...
Item thumbnail image NBS elects officers promises attack on injustice
Date: September 11, 1973
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This September, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), announces the first meeting of the Neo...
Item thumbnail image But If You March...
Date: November 8, 1979
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This November 8, 1979 editorial in The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) offers recommendations for students who...
Item thumbnail image CWP Five
Date: November 13, 1979
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This November 13, 1973, editorial from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the funeral march held N...
Item thumbnail image Racial dialogue
Date: August 19, 1983
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This August 19, 1983 editorial, published in the Greensboro Record, responds to an editorial about race relations that had recently been published by Greensboro's Afr...

Item thumbnail image Area leaders to receive award at society banquet
Date: January 29, 1984
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This notice of a 1984 awards banquet where twenty-three individuals were to be recognized for having fostered the “justice, peace, equality, understanding and love which was the spirit of the...

Item thumbnail image Listen to the footsteps
Date: February 1, 1990
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This editorial from the February 1, 1990, issue of the Greensboro News & Record, commemorates the thirtieth anniversary of the Greensboro lunch counter sit-ins. T...

Item thumbnail image [Woolworth Corporation advertisement commemorating the the Greensboro sit-ins]
Date: February 1, 1990
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

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 th...

Item thumbnail image George Simkins: a lifetime struggling for civil rights
Date: February 4, 1990
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This circa February 4, 1990, article from the Greensboro News & Record, profiles George Simkins, former president of the Greensboro chapter of the National Associ...

Item thumbnail image Colleges celebrate black history
Date: January 29, 1984
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

These announcements of Black History Month events and speaking engagements sponsored by colleges in Greensboro in 1984 were published in the Greensboro Daily News on ...

Item thumbnail image Jesse Jackson: The condition of Black America
Date: February 6, 1984
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

North Carolina A&T State University alumnus Jesse Jackson, then the director of Operation PUSH and a N.C. A&T trustee, offers a question & answer interview to the Gr...

Item thumbnail image Racial separatism: the students' choice
Date: March 25, 1984
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This March 25, 1984 investigative report, published in the Greensboro News & Record, measures the progress of integration on the campuses of predominantly white U...

Item thumbnail image Legacy of Brown
Date: May 16, 1984
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This May 16, 1984 editorial published in the Greensboro News & Record explores the legacy of the 1954 Brown v. Topeka Board of Education

Item thumbnail image Sit-Ins' Silver Anniversary
Date: January 18, 1985
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

The biweekly North Carolina Independent conducted a series of interviews with Greensboro residents to mark the 25th anniversary of the Woolworth's sit-ins in Greensbo...

Item thumbnail image Hundreds Held in Bias Protest in N.Carolina
Date: May 16, 1963
By: unknown
From: Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
This article reports on the mass demonstrations protesting segregation in Greensboro, NC on May 15, 1963. Included in the article is a description of the scene and the protest at the S&W Cafeteria as ...
Item thumbnail image Poll for Guilford College student body position on integration demonstrations
Date: May1963
By: unknown
From: Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
This survey was used in 1963 to poll the student body at Guilford College in order to "clarify its position concerning nine member students who participated in integration demonstrations this past wee...
Item thumbnail image Remembering sit-ins
Date: February 1, 1985
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This February 1, 1985 Greensboro News & Record editorial views the Woolworth sit-ins in retrospect and urges readers not to be “smug” when commemorati...

Item thumbnail image Infiltration in Our Churches
Date: 1963
By: unknown
From: Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
This illustrated pamphlet titled, "Infiltration in Our Churches" offers a commentary on racial integration through cartoon drawings. This item belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who p...
Item thumbnail image Black and white handshake tags
Date: 1963
By: unknown
From: Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
These small paper tags depict a white person and a black person shaking hands in an effort to promote integration. These belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who participated in the May...
Item thumbnail image Benjamin L. Smith
Date: 1940
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This photograph of Benjamin L. Smith is inscribed on the back "Startown Farm Life School, 196-1917." The school was located in Catawba County, North Carolina, and Smith was approximately twenty-three...
Item thumbnail image Benjamin L. Smith
Date: 1940
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This photograph of Benjamin L. Smith in uniform is inscribed "Camp Jackson, 1917-1918," and was taken while he served in the U.S. Army during World War I, from 1917 to 1919. While serving, he received...
Item thumbnail image Benjamin L. Smith
Date: 1955
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This photographic portrait of Benjamin L. Smith was taken around 1955, by an unindentified photographer. Smith was Greensboro's Superintendent of School at this time....
Item thumbnail image Benjamin L. Smith
Date: 1953
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This photographic portrait of Benjamin L. Smith was taken around 1953, by an unindentified photographer. Smith was Greensboro's Superintendent of School at this time....
Item thumbnail image Staff Summary of Desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina
Date: 1959
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This six-page document from the U.S. Civil Rights Commission is a staff summary of desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1959. Descriptions of Greensboro's demography, educational background...
Item thumbnail image Taking Stock of Greensboro's Possessions
Date: 1955
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This three-page essay or speech, possibly written for newspaper publication or presented at an event, details Greensboro's positive characteristics. Listed are: religious tolerance, interracial cooper...
Item thumbnail image Re: Desegregation
Date: 1954
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This handwritten note or essay appears to have been written around 1954 regarding Greensboro Public School Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith's response to theBrown v. Board of ...
Item thumbnail image Letter from white supremacist to Benjamin L. Smith
Date: August1956
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
This one-page letter from an unidentified white supremacist to Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith, dated August 1956 and postmarked in Asheville, attacks Smith for the desegregation of the Greensboro Pu...
Item thumbnail image Segregation and the Supreme Court
Date: 1954
By: unknown
From: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
In this speech, the unidentified author, possibly Benjamin L. Smith, discusses the pending Supreme Court decision on Brown v. Board of Education in 1954. The writer brie...
Item thumbnail image Regression to racism
Date: August 17, 1989
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

The August 17, 1989 editorial from the Greensboro News & Record concerns a National Research Council report entitled A Common Destiny: Black...

Item thumbnail image Move forward on race
Date: December 17, 1987
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This editorial appeared in the Decemeber 17, 1987, Greensboro News & Record, and comments on the newspaper's four-day series on race relations in Greensboro. The ...

Item thumbnail image Television Gave Impetus to Movement
Date: January 27, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This January 27, 1980 Greensboro Daily News article was published on the eve of the twentieth anniversary of the 1960 sit-ins at the Greensboro Woolworth lunch counte...

Item thumbnail image 20 years ago
Date: February 1, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This February 1, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial discusses the Greensboro Woolworth store sit-ins on their twentieth anniversary. The author reflects that “...

Item thumbnail image Spark remains and Recalling the sit-ins
Date: January1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

These two 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorials were published around the time of the twentieth anniversary of the Greensboro Woolworth lunch counter sit-ins.


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Item thumbnail image Flawed report
Date: October 12, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This October 12, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial examines a report by the Human Relations Commission on the violence at the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan ma...

Item thumbnail image Time to talk
Date: October 13, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This October 13, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial decries the need for communication between black and white citizens in Greensboro, specifically after the violen...

Item thumbnail image Unfinished business
Date: October 14, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This October 14, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial discusses the community response almost one year after the violence at the Death to the Klan march on November 3...

Item thumbnail image Strife at High School Leaves Scars: Many Blacks Don't Like Busing Either
Date: April 14, 1974
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This April 14, 1974 Greensboro Daily News article quotes African American students about their experiences at the recently-integrated Grimsley High School. Many of th...

Item thumbnail image Anger, Shock, Hopelessness, Fear Expressed; Some Distrust Justice
Date: November 19, 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This November 19, 1980 Greensboro Daily News article reports on the community reaction to the not guilty verdict in the Klan/Nazis trial regarding the murders of five...

Item thumbnail image High noon shoot-out in Greensboro
Date: November 11, 1979
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This November 11, 1979 Greensboro Daily News article culls reports from other newspapers on the murders of five Communist Workers Party (CWP) members at a Death to th...

Item thumbnail image ‘Ordinary’ Events Triggered Violence: Damage, Both Human and Institutional, Was Considerable
Date: April 14, 1974
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

On March 8, 1974, recently integrated Grimsley High School in Greensboro was the site of a violent disturbance that ended with many students being sent home early. This April 14, 1974

Item thumbnail image What Is Color of School Disruption?
Date: April 14, 1974
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This April 14, 1974 Greensboro Daily News article was written in response to the March 8, 1974 disruption at the recently-integrated Grimsley High School in Greensbor...

Item thumbnail image Whites: "I Wasn't Prejudiced Before"
Date: April 14, 1974
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

In response to a March 8, 1974 racial disturbance at recently-integrated Grimsley High School in Greensboro, this unidentified Greensboro News & Record reporter i...

Item thumbnail image South's Blacks' 1st Battle Was Here
Date: February 7, 1970
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This brief article, published February 7, 1970, discusses the February 1, 1960 sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store, orchestrated by North Carolina A&T State University students David Richmond,...

Item thumbnail image Don't Buy: Have A Saving Christmas
Date: December1970
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This flier promotes a boycott of white-owned businesses by the black community in Greensboro. African Americans are encourage to patronize black-owned businesses whenever possible. The boycott was...

Item thumbnail image HRC to Urge Whites to Help Black Firms
Date: February 10, 1977
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

This February 10, 1977 Greensboro Daily News article announces the Greensboro Human Relations Commission's plans to meet with government and community organizations t...

Item thumbnail image Robert Frazier Defends Slumlord
Date: May 2, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This May 2, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, serves as an introduction to several other articles in this issue related ...
Item thumbnail image Gillespie Defenders!
Date: May 2, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This May 2, 1969 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, highlights the paternalism of a local slumlord and the support of such b...
Item thumbnail image Interracial Co. Prints Magazine
Date: September 19, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This September 19, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the creation of the first interracially owned and staffe...
Item thumbnail image Athletes Backed by Blacks
Date: October 10, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 10, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on a demonstration by African American students regarding gro...
Item thumbnail image Hair Trimmed by Athletes for Unity
Date: October 17, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 17, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the outcome of the school’s grooming policies for athletes...
Item thumbnail image "The Impressions" Play In Concert For Sunday Homecoming Show
Date: October 24, 1969
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
This October 24, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the upcoming homecoming concert featuring the all-black Imp...
Item thumbnail image A&T Urban Affairs Convo This Week
Date: March 16, 1970
By: unknown
From: Guilfordian
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Item thumbnail image F.W. Woolworth Co. building in Greensboro, North Carolina
Date: 1980
By: unknown
From: Clarence Lee Harris Papers
This color photograph depicts the Greensboro F.W. Woolworth Company store, which was the site of the 1960 sit-ins protesting business segregation. The photograph shows the full front facade of the sto...
Item thumbnail image Come to Greensboro to Join a New Movement for Justice
Date: January1980
By: unknown
From: Sydney Nathans Papers
This flyer urges attendance at a protest march to be held in Greensboro on February 2, 1980, and includes instructions for participants coming from the Durham area. The flyer most likely relates to a ...
Item thumbnail image Statement on the shootings
Date: 1979
By: unknown
From: Sydney Nathans Papers
This undated statement expresses “outrage and sorrow” over the deaths of the five Communist Workers Party members killed in Greensboro at the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march. The...
Item thumbnail image Non-violent Silent Vigil to Protest the Killings in Greensboro
Date: November1979
By: unknown
From: Sydney Nathans Papers
This flyer announces a silent vigil to be held November 7, 1979 in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Durham, to protest the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at a Death to the Klan march in Green...
Item thumbnail image Who Are the Greensboro Three?
Date: 1980
By: unknown
From: Blanche M. Boyd Papers
This flyer provides background information on three Communist Workers party (CWP) member accused of inciting to riot during the November 3, 1979, Death to the Klan march that resulted in the death of ...
Item thumbnail image Map of Funeral March Route
Date: November1979
By: unknown
From: Miscellaneous Collection - J.A. Armfield Papers
This unidentified map appears to be marked to indicate the route of a march and demonstration held November 11, 1973, to coincide with funeral services for four of the five Communist Workers Party mem...
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...
Item thumbnail image On Their Way To Court
Date: November 5, 1979
By: unknown
From: Miscellaneous Collection - J.A. Armfield Papers
This captioned photograph from the November 5, 1979, Greensboro Daily News shows three suspects in the November 3, 1979, shootings of five members of the Communist Worke...
Item thumbnail image Fifth person dies
Date: November 5, 1979
By: unknown
From: Miscellaneous Collection - J.A. Armfield Papers
This brief November 5, 1979, article from the Greensboro Record reports that Dr. Michael Nathans had died that morning, making him the fifth murder victim in the shootin...
Item thumbnail image Three days later
Date: November 6, 1979
By: unknown
From: Miscellaneous Collection - J.A. Armfield Papers
This November 6, 1979, editorial from the Greensboro Record discusses the shootings of five members of the Communist Workers Party (CWP) at a Death to the Klan rally in ...
Item thumbnail image Where Police Cars Were When Shooting Began
Date: November 7, 1979
By: unknown
From: Miscellaneous Collection - J.A. Armfield Papers
This map, published in the November 7, 1979, Greensboro Daily News, shows the relative positions of police and suspect vehicles and the commencement of the shootings at ...
Item thumbnail image JoAnne Smart and Bettye Ann Davis Tillman, 1956
Date: September1956
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
These three black and white photographs taken in the fall of 1956 and depict the first two African American students admitted to the Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina (now The Univer...
Item thumbnail image William Henry Chafe
Date: 1980
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This is a photpgraph of Dr. William H. Chafe of Duke University, author of the book Civilities and Civil Rights. Chafe completed extensive research on the civil rights moveme...
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 Helen Ashby
Date: 1960
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This is a photographic portrait of Helen Ashby. Ashby was assistant director for the Institute for Child and Family Development at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (no...
Item thumbnail image Edward Kidder Graham
Date: 1950
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This is a photographic portrait of Edward Kidder Graham, chancellor of The Woman's College of The University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) from 1950 to 1956. G...
Item thumbnail image Otis Arnold Singletary
Date: 1961
By: unknown
From: University Archives Photographs and Negatives
This is a photograph of Otis Arnold Singletary, chancellor of Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina (later The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) from 1961 to 1966. Singletary p...
Item thumbnail image Legislature Approves Appointments; Chancellor Grants "Lights Out" bill; Vetoes Privileges, Negro Resolution
Date: April 26, 1963
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This April 26, 1963, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Caroli...
Item thumbnail image Wilkie: Drinking Rile Highlights '62-'63; Integration Of The Sexes Soon
Date: May 17, 1963
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This May 17, 1963, column from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Carolina ...
Item thumbnail image Legislature Endorses Integration Proposal
Date: May 17, 1963
By: unknown
From: Carolinian
This May 17, 1963, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Carolina...
Item thumbnail image Conference with Mr. Eugene Street
Date: March 25, 1963
By: unknown
From: Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
These notes describe a March 14, 1963 meeting between Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) Chancellor Otis Singletary, dean of students Katherine Taylor, and the student governm...
Item thumbnail image [Anonymous Postcard to Chancellor Singletary]
Date: May 17, 1963
By: unknown
From: Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
This anonymous postcard was sent to Chancellor Otis Singletary of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC). It reads "If what we read is true about the actions of some of the women...