Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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[1935 Class Jacket]

The Collegiate Shop, Asheville, NC

1932

Red leather, double breasted 1935 Class Jacket with a matching belt. The jacket features a white patch with red stitching on the left-front pocket reading, "WC UNC, 35."

Collection: UA107 Textile Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


[Automobile with travel trailer]

Gilley, Troy V.

n.d.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Black Wool Tuxedo Jacket]

Hickey-Freeman Younts DeBoe Co., Greensboro, N.C.

1939

Blue wool suit jacket customized by Hickey-Freeman Younts DeBoe Co. of Greensboro, NC for Julius I Foust.

Collection: UA107 Textile Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


[Black Wool Tuxedo Tailcoat]

Logan & Moore, Asheville, NC

1935

Black wool tuxedo tailcoat created for Julius I. Foust by Logan & Moore of Asheville, North Carolina.

Collection: UA107 Textile Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


[Church in Raleigh]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

A church in Raleigh, NC near the state capital building.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums (Greensboro Historical Museum)

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


[Church in Raleigh]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

A church in Raleigh, NC near the state capital building.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums (Greensboro Historical Museum)

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


A black-and-white postcard image looking down College Avenue on the campus of the Normal College in Greensboro, NC. The buildings pictured are (front to back) Guilford Dormitory, the Infirmary, Students Building, and Spencer Dormitory. The inscription on the postcard reads, "College Avenue, Greensboro, N.C."

Collection: UA110 Postcards Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


[Color portrait of a woman]

Gilley, Troy V.

n.d.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


This article highlights Clarence Grier, a Dudley High School graduate and star basketball player, upon his appointment as Guilford County Deputy County Manager.

Collection: McAdoo Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Coveralls]

McMillan's Guaranteed Uniforms, Plant and Retail Store, Greensboro, NC

1946

Grey coveralls with red embroidery on front reading, "Ellen Mark Bush, Play-likers." Also reads "Play-likers" on the back of the garment with accompanying embroidery in yellow of a mask and the Greek letters for Alpha Psi Omega. The coveralls were owned by Ellen Bush, Class of 1950. For Ellen Bush's scrapbooks, see Mss 354 in the UNCG Manuscripts collection of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives.

Collection: UA107 Textile Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


[Downtown Raleigh]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

A view of a street in downtown Raleigh, NC.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums (Greensboro Historical Museum)

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


A view of the NC A&T campus showing the Dudley building with cars parked along the front drive.

Collection: Greensboro Public Library Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University


[Eating in the Mess Hall]

Martin, Carol W.

1943-02-24

NC Guard members eat a meal in the mess hall at BTC-10/ORD.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

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


These unidentified students were in Dorie B. Causey's first and second grade class at Brightwood Elementary School. Brightwood was located off of Lees Chapel Road in Guilford County.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Elzora Gilley]

Gilley, Troy V.

n.d.

Photograph of Elzora Gilley, sister of Troy V. Gilley.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Golf Excursion]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

Transcribed from the back of the photograph, ""The Golfers Fred (Cone), Sydney (Benheim) & Bessie (Cone), Mr. and Mrs. Sondheim. This photograph shows the men and ladies seated in carriage in front of the Inn at Mountain Meadows near Asheville, NC.""

Collection: Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums (Greensboro Historical Museum)

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


[Gulf Service Station]

Gilley, Troy V.

1941-1945

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


This invitation announces the unveiling of the postal stamp honoring the firefighter heroes of the September 11, 2001, attack in New York City.

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

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


[Letter from Donald D. Smith]

Smith, Donald O.

1983-09-15

A letter of thanks for Enola Mixon's participation in a United States Postat Service workshop in Charlotte.

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

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


[Letter from Thomas Scott to Ida Jenkins]

Scott, Thomas J., Sr.

1989-10-23

Collection: Hayes-Taylor YMCA Archives (Hayes-Taylor YMCA)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; YMCA of the USA


[Letter to Enola C. Mixon]

Mixon, Enola C.

2004

Enola Mixon was presented with a service award by John E. Potter (then Postmaster General of the United States) on her retirement as Greensboro's postmaster.

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

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


[Man and woman portrait]

Gilley, Troy V.

n.d.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Man working at front counter]

Gilley, Troy V.

1958

Troy V Gilley is seen on February 28, 1956 behind the counter of his gas station store at 4608 Summit Avenue in Greensboro.

Collection: Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


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