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.

Undated

Collection: CC014 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


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.

Undated

Collection: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


Collection: CC014 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: CC020 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


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 History 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 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.)


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: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Elzora Gilley]

Gilley, Troy V.

Undated

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

Collection: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Four women at a bar or nightclub]

Gilley, Troy V.

Undated

Collection: CC014 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 women seated in carriage in front of the Inn at Mountain Meadows near Asheville, NC."

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

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


[Gulf Service Station]

Gilley, Troy V.

1941-1945

Collection: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[International Harvester display]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

A display at the Greensboro Fair of tractors from International Harvester Company in Charlotte, NC

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

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


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

Collection: CC008 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: CC008 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: CC015 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: CC008 Enola C. Mixon Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


[Man and woman portrait]

Gilley, Troy V.

Undated

Collection: CC014 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: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


J.S.T. & Co., Keene, NH. The mug pictures Charles Duncan McIver on one side, and Administration (today called Foust) Building and Brick Dormitory on the other. Captions read, “President McIver,” and “The State Normal and Industrial College. Greensboro, NC

Collection: UA100 Artifact Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


This school yearbooklet from Brightwood Elementary School in Greensboro includes photos of school life during the year, with images of the principal (Stanley J. Protas), faculty and staff. Sections for each class give the teacher's last name, and each student is pictured individually. Sections for earlier grades include the names of the students. Photographs of the library, audio-visual equipment, clubs and organizations appear at the end of the booklet.

Collection: CC014 Gilley-Liles Family Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


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