Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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Address on “Local Taxation” by Dr. Charles Duncan McIver which was delivered before the Southern Educational Association at Atlanta, Georgia in December of 1903. In this address Dr. McIver discusses criticism of taxation for the payment of public education, the role of communities and philanthropy in taxes for public schools, and persuading communities opposed to tax supported education. This printed address also included maps of North Carolina counties.

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


Site plan for Greensboro's Overseas Replacement Depot and basic Training Center 10, produced by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps; Basic training (Military education); AAF Overseas Replacement Depot and AAF Redistribution Station No. 5 (U.S.)


Lithographed "bird's eye view" map and drawing of Greensboro in 1891 showing prominent buildings and street network.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps


Letter and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the impossibility of salesman calling on McIver on the 17th of that same month when the request for a visit was made on the 20th, visits from salesmen and spokespeople for various products and institutions, the ability or inability of students to return to the Normal, potential students, the application process and requirements, scholarships, tuition, alumni updates, lending typewriters, repaying educational loans, memorializing Colonel Parker, textbook orders, clarifying miscommunications, placing alumni and students in available positions of employment, academic catalogs, the virtues of a chemical fire extinguisher, lecture material to be published, reporting troubles with the gas service at the College, notification by the Sanitary Committee of Guilford County of an order to drain portions of land, the correct number of a piano shipped to the College, and a proposition for building tube wells and plumbing materials by a hydraulic engineer. Also included are student applications to the State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, and a map of the Burlington Railroad Route with its connections.

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


Academic and business correspondence addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver and E. J. Forney in 1895. Topics include job and student recommendations letters with letterheads from national and state institutions, orders for printing jobs, textbooks, and various maintenance services from the State Normal and Industrial College, subscriptions for state publications, and a possible sketch for campus expansion.

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


City map of Greensboro in 1882.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps


Entrance examinations and educational cover letters addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver in 1896. Many of the examination are graded, possibly by Dr. McIver. Topics include student essays, entrance exams, cover letters, courses of study, transfer students, English literature, geography, mathematics, poetry, United States and North Carolina History.

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


Entrance examinations and educational cover letters addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver in 1896. Many of the examinations are graded, possibly by Dr. McIver, and also includes a list of student grades by county. Topics include student essays, entrance exams, cover letters, courses of study, transfer students, English literature, geography, mathematics, poetry, United States history, North Carolina history, and the Mountain View 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


Entrance examinations and educational cover letters addressed to Dr. Charles D. McIver in 1896. Many of the examination are graded, possibly by Dr. McIver. Topics include student essays, entrance exams, cover letters, courses of study, transfer students, English literature, geography, mathematics, United States and North Carolina History.

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


Official city map of Greensboro in 1923.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps


City map of Greensboro in 1913 by M.M. Pruden.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps


Official city map of Greensboro in 1943.

Collection: Maps Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps


Shows names of landowners, location of some buildings on properties, and indicates some acreage, primarily in areas just outside the city limits. Scale given, but scale details illegible on photocopy.

Collection: Jackson Library Reference Maps (UNCG University Libraries;)

Subjects: Landowners -- North Carolina -- Greensboro -- Maps; Greensboro (N.C.) -- Maps; Landowners; North Carolina -- Greensboro


Documents saved from Dr. Charles Duncan McIver’s trip to Europe in 1905. Topics include complete programs, menus, maps, guides from ships, hotels, city museums and a pamphlet of United States Customs Laws related to Personal Effects, plus complete pamphlets from the White Star Line with listings of passenger services and rates for their ships all predecessors to the R.M.S. Titanic, the Hamburg-Amerika (Hamburg-American) Line, and the Midland Railway Company.

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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