Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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A certificate of promotion for McIver Wicker from Ceasar Cone School.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Wicker, McIver (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Company towns -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


Rankin School report card for McIver Wicker from 1939-1940.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Wicker, McIver (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Company towns -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


[Letter from Pearl Wyche]

Wyche, Pearl

1925-10-01

A letter to Alice Garner from Pearl Wyche at Proximity Manufacturing Company.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Garner, Alice (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


This booklet was created by the Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Co. to inform new soldiers of the amenities (one is phone use) available to them in the Overseas Replacement Depot (BTC-10/ORD), Redistribution Center No. 5, and downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- WWII ORD (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History--20th century; World War, 1939-1945; AAF Overseas Replacement Depot and AAF Redistribution Station No. 5 (U.S.)


This eight-page document is an account by Henry Lynch about his travels form Concord, Mass., and arriving at the Greensboro ORD. He recalls his experiences of life in the barracks, working in the mail room, and the cavorting of soldiers in a military town. This is the thirteenth chapter of a larger manuscript by Lynch.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Lynch, Henry (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History--20th century; World War, 1939-1945; AAF Overseas Replacement Depot and AAF Redistribution Station No. 5 (U.S.)


A company Christmas greeting card from Cone Mills.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Cone Mills (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


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