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Beverly C. Moore

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Biographical/Historical note: Beverly C. Moore was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina, and graduated with a bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1931. He receiving his JD from Yale University School of Law in 1934, and he a founding partner of the law firm Smith, Moore, Smith, Schell & Hunter (now Smith Moore LLP), one of North Carolina's largest law firms. He served as president of the Greensboro Bar Association and the North Carolina Bar Association, as well as on the Board of Governors of the American Bar Association. From 1967 to 1972 he served as a trustee of the Consolidated University of North Carolina, and from 1972 to 1975 he served on The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Board of Trustees. He passed away in 2001. The Beverly C. Moore scholarship and the Beverley Cooper Moore and Irene Mitchell Moore Humanities and Research Administration Building at UNCG are named in his honor.

Items created by this individual or group:
Item thumbnail image Decision of the UNCG Board of Trustees regarding the Neo-Black Society's status
Date: April 6, 1973
By: Beverly C. Moore
From: Neo-Black Society Records
This document outlines the UNCG Board of Trustees decision regarding the chancellor's reversal of the Student Senate's decision to reclassify the Neo-Black Society's status as a student organization. ...
Item thumbnail image Letter from Beverly C. Moore to W.C. Harris Jr. about Neo-Black Society case
Date: May 17, 1973
By: Beverly C. Moore
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This May 17, 1973, letter from attorney Beverly C. Moore to W.C. Harris Jr. outlines some procedures and details for the upcoming appeal hearing on University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Ch...
Item thumbnail image Re: Appeal of Student Senate, UNCG Re Neon-Black Society
Date: May 25, 1973
By: Beverly C. Moore
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This May 25, 1973, letter from attorney Beverly C. Moore to Michael K. Curtis, attorney representing the UNCG Student Government Association (SGA) in its appeal against Chancellor James Sharbrough Fer...
Item thumbnail image Decision of the Board of Trustees
Date: June 4, 1973
By: Beverly C. Moore
From: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
This document, dated June 4, 1973, outlines the decision of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Board of Trustees following an appeal hearing. The board determined that UNCG Chancell...