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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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124 records found searching with the keyword/s Commerce Place.

Photograph of the candy counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of food displays at the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the meat counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the dairy counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of food displays and checkstands at the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of a butcher at the meat counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the meat counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the coffee department of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the produce department of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the interior of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


Photograph of the exterior of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two supermarkets (the other being a Big Star location at the corner of Greene and Washington Streets). The Commerce Place A&P closed in 1973.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company; Greensboro (N.C.)


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Cundiff, Hyla Bynum

2000

Collection: CC012 Fred and Hyla Bynum Cundiff Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


Burtner Furniture Company

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of the Burtner Furniture Company store, located at Library Place (now Commerce Place) in Greensboro. Burtner Furniture operated on South Elm Street for nearly a century.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Carnegie Free Library

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of the Carnegie Library, located at Library Place (now Commerce Place) in Greensboro. Two Carnegie libraries opened as part of the segregated Greensboro Public Library in 1902, this one and the Carnegie Negro Library near Bennett College. The latter is till standing, though it is no longer used as a library. Additional Carnegie facilities were located at the State Normal and Industrial College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and at Guilford College.; Businesses;Context

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


City postmaster set for transfer

Morrison, Tommye

Undated

This article describes Enola Mixon's move from High Point to the postion of field director of the United States Postal Service in Northern Virginia.

Collection: CC008 Enola C. Mixon Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include local news, correspondence with the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, commencement invitations and attendence, alumni updates, the process and paperwork required to procure alcohol free of tax, textbook orders, swapping a shriners badge proper for a lady for an unsuitable button given incorrectly, school catalogs, correspondence with the American Book Company, and setting up a library for Liberty Normal College. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a grade report card to accompany one of the applications. (MEC)

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include leadership roles in educational organizations, nominating a secretary for the Normal Department of the National Educational Association, the Tacoma Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade's efforts to bring an annual meeting of the National Educational Association to Tacoma, correspondence with the National Educational Assocation, educational bulletins, important meetings, session schedules, the program and related papers of the National Educational Association's annual convention, the Ideal milk pail, material to be published, educational advertising, and placing alumni in available positions of employment. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include work studies, dormitory appointments, rooming arrangements, requests for specific roommates, laundry wagons, the ability or inability of former students to return and continue their studies, potential students, recommendation letters, financial arrangements, correspondence with John Wanamaker of the Wanamaker Store's Contract Department, prices for pieces of china, the potential placement of a shoe shining station, academic catalogs, the application process, the Tuskegee Negro Conference, correspondence with the Winton-Salem Chamber of Commerce, scholarships, textbook orders, health concerns, and typhoid fever. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a pamphlet for the Tuskegee Negro Conference, and a program for the dedication of Dorothy Hall. (MEC)

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include placing alumni in available positions of employment, the application process, correspondence with faculty and staff of other educational institutions, potential students, recommendation letters, material to be published, educational advertising, correspondence with the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce, school catalogs, dormitory arrangements and appointments, scholarships, items left behind by former students, funds for a new students' building, textbook orders, travel arrangements, work studies, the possibility of offering a new scholarship for the sponsor's publicity purposes, and health concerns. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Documents and letters written primarily to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the formation of the New Bern Collegiate Industrial Institute, potential students, the application process, application requirements, potential students' previous educational experience, scholarships, tuition, creating architectural drawings for a new school building, recommendation letters, testimonials, an invitation to respond to the toast ""The Child"" at the Alumni Banquet of the Oak Ridge Institute, and alumni information cards. Also included are student applications to the State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, and a brochure from the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce.

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Correspondence items addressed to Dr. Charles Duncan McIver, or Miss Laura H. Coit at the State Normal and Industrial College in the year 1905. Topics include, letters from the superintendents of the Oxford Orphan Asylum, the Keeley Institute a Greensboro rehabilitation center, the Odell Hardware Company, the United States Senate, the New Dixie Lyceum Bureau, the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce concerning the new college building construction, a letter in protest to the Henry Parcels Post Sill, and also National Educational Association items like a declaration a statistics of Membership Enrollment and a letter of Dr. McIver?��s appointment to a committee position.

Collection: UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Lula Martin, 1864-1944; Education - North Carolina; Universities and colleges - North Carolina - History


Collection: Textiles, Teachers, and Troops Contextual Essays (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century


J.L. King & Co., S.J. Pegram & Co.

Greensboro Chamber of Commerce

1892

Exterior view of the J.L. King and S.J. Pegram tobacco companies, located at 209 (Pegram) and 221 (King) Buchanan Street (now Smothers Place). in Greensboro.

Image taken from "Album of Greensboro N.C." (1892).

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Library

1908

Exterior view of the Carnegie Public Library, located at Library Place (now Commerce Place) and West Gaston Street (now West Friendly Avenue) in Greensboro. The library opened in 1902 and relocated to the former First Presbyterian Church on Church Street (now Summit Avenue) in approximately 1937. The building is no longer standing.

Image taken from "Commercial history of the State of North Carolina"

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Artticle from "Tar Heel Postmaster" detailing Enola Mixon's selection for the North Carolina Postmaster award for 2001.

Collection: CC008 Enola C. Mixon Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


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