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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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Correspondence--1889-1892 [Ellwood C. Perisho papers]

Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935

1889-1892

Letters from various respondents to E. C. Perisho. Priscilla B. Hackney, Guilford College, NC (1889); E. A. White, Raleigh, NC (1892); J. J. Mills, Richmond, IN (1893); Lewis Lyndon Hobbs, Guilford College, NC (1893); Cyrus W. Hodgin, Richmond, IN (1893); and Joseph Moore, Guilford College, NC (1893).

Collection: MS323 Ellwood C. Perisho Papers (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935; Guilford College


Insurance policies, 1889-1911

Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948

1889-1911

Insurance policies belonging to George Gove for a number of properties, dated 1889-1911.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Postcards and letters exchanged by Dr. Charles D. McIver and Mrs. Lula Martin McIver during the early months of 1890 while Charles was away from home at many educational conferences. Topics include homesickness, an illness that delayed Charles during a Teachers Institute confernence, Annie McIver, young Charles McIver, the Briggs Hotel, the Massenburg Hotel, State Board of Education.

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 between Dr. and Mrs. McIver during the latter months of 1890. Charles writes to his wife about the different schools of which he is superintendent while Lula writes to Charles about home and the children. Topics include homesickness, illness, Annie McIver, young Charles McIver, State Board of Education, Edwin Alderman, Charlotte Female Institute, the Atlantic Hotel in Morehead City, N.C., Benbow House in Greensboro, N.C., the Arlington & Gregory Hotel, Hammond Hotel of Rocky Mount, N.C., Hillsboro, Goldsboro, and Snow Hill, N.C.

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 between Maria, her sisters, George, Anna Gove, doctors caring for George, and the Whitefield Manufacturing Company. Topics include settling Lucy F. Clark's estate, family news and health, George's surgery and recovery, debts owed to George, and shares in the Whitefield Manufacturing Co.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Correspondence between Maria, George, a biology professor of Anna's, Anna's cousin Maria, and Anna. Topics include Maria and George's travels from California to Colorado and back home to New Hampshire, news of friends and family, and encouragement and advice to Anna in her early studies in medicine.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


This letter, written by Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial School, to an unknown recipient, possibly his wife or a family member, describes his day and his hopes of a bill being brought up the next day in the state legislature.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891

This letter, written Charles McIver, president of the State Normal and Industrial School, to his wife, Lula, discusses his bill sent to a committee and meeting the governor with Dr. Curry.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver, to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-14

This letter, from President Charles McIver of the State Normal and Industrial School to his wife, Lula, discusses raw materials and his hope that the training school bill will be passed.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver, to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-20

This letter, written to Lula McIver by her husband, Charles McIver, president of the Normal and Industrial School, discusses the Governor's mansion and how "it isn't what it is cracked up to be."

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver to unknown recipient]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-21

This letter, written by Charles McIver, later president of the State Normal and Industrial School, to an unknown recipient, possibly to his wife, Lula, or a family member, discusses a bill in the state legislature to create the school.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-22

This is a letter from Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial College to his wife, Lula, discussing the happenings in the Senate.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from Charles McIver to Lula McIver]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-24

This is a letter from Charles McIver to his wife, Lula, written from Raleigh.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-02-11

This brief letter, written by Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial School, to his wife, Lula, mentions a big meeting.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-03-16

In this letter, Charles McIver, president of the State Normal and Industrial College, to his wife, Lula, discusses the unpleasant place he is staying.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


[McIver job offer]

Goodwin, E. McK.

1891-06-13

This letter from E. McK. Goodwin to Charles McIver offers McIver the job of President at the State Normal and Industrial School.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro; McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906


Letters of application and recommendations for staff positions addressed mostly to Dr. Charles D. McIver in the year 1892. Many of the recommendations come from college presidents, government leaders, merchandisers, and doctors. Topics include job applications, job recommendations, Guilford College, Mary Mendenhall Hobbs, L. L. Hobbs, Gertrude W. Mendenhall, Josephus Daniels, Governor Thomas Michael Holt, Greensboro Nurseries, Kinsey Female Seminary.

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 of promotion for the sale of school equipment and supplies to the newly formed State Normal and Industrial College in 1892. Some of the letters are from Greensboro area businesses. Topics include business with architect Charles J. Hackett and the completion of the Brick dormitory, E. J. Forney, E. McK. Goodwin, offers for typewriters from W. S. Forbes & Company with John Culpeper for Remington Typewriters, and Densmore typewriters, pianos from the Music House of North Carolina in Winston City, Greensboro grocers Young & Wilson, and a pamphlet for Cameron High School of Cameron, N.C. with a testimonial from Duncan E. McIver.

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 between Maria, George, and Anna. Topics include news of the farm, family health and news, Anna's clinical work and studies, George's leg injury, a reference letter from the Dean of the Woman's Medical College of the New York Infirmary, and telegrams about George's care and recovery.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Letters and postcards exchanged between Dr. Charles D. McIver and Mrs Lula Martin McIver in 1892. Dr. McIver writes of the Teacher Institutes, colleagues, illnesses, missing home, and asking advice about speeches and educational positions. Mrs McIver writes mostly about their children, relatives and missing her husband. Topics include the Teacher Institute, Miss Mildred Cameron, Mr. Paul Cameron, Edwin Alderman, Dr. Forney, Josephus Daniels of The State Chronicle, and advice about a speech on 'Industrial Education of Women' to the University of Georgia at Atlanta. One letter is written by Jessie Bailey, and another is signed by J.B.Bailey.

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 addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver in June of 1892, in anticipation of the first academic year of the new State Normal and Industrial College. Topics include requests for copies of the prospectus, Oxford Orphan Asylum, prospective students, a cover letter for a teacher of stenography and typewriting.

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 from prospective students of the State Normal and Industrial College addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver between July 1st and July 15th, 1892. Many of these letters are also recommendations from superintendents and teachers of various North Carolina schools. Topics include prospectus, scholarships applications, college applications, concerns about course content & requirements, recommendations, North Carolina colleges and academies, Liberty Academy and Business Institute, New Bern Collegiate Institute.

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 from prospective students of the State Normal and Industrial College addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver between July 16th to July 25th 1892. Some of the letters are recommendations from various North Carolina education leaders. Topics include college applications, recommendation letters from principals, superintendents, physicians, and merchandisers, Hibiriten Mountain Academy, Rutherford Military Institute, Burlington Academy, Statesville College.

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 from prospective students of the State Normal and Industrial College addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver between July 26th to July 29th 1892. Some of the letters are recommendations from various North Carolina educational and business people. Topics include college applications, recommendation letters from principals, superintendents, physicians, and merchandisers, Davenport Female College, Asheville City Schools, Peace Institute, Burwell & Dunn Wholesale Druggists.

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 from prospective students of the State Normal and Industrial College addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver between July 30th to July 31st 1892. Some of the letters are recommendations from faculty of several North Carolina colleges. Topics include Davidson College, High Point Female College, Salem Academy, Guilford College, college applications, scholarship applications, recommendations, and Burwell & Dunn Wholesale Druggists.

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


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