Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

5342 records found searching with the subject Teachers.

[Letter to Ralph Gorrell]

Mendenhall, George C.

1846-01-01

A letter to Ralph Gorrell from the Board of Trustees of Greensboro Female College informing him of a nomination to the North Carolina (Methodist) Conference.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Receipts of payments for the tution of Verlinda Miller (Martin), mother of Lula Martin McIver, to attend the Edgeworth Female Seminary in Greensboro, N.C. from 1855 to 1856, paid by her father Harmon Miller. Topics include the Edgeworth Female Seminary (referred to in papers as Edgeworth F.S.), principal Richard Sterling, and Thomas McNeely (one of the educators).

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


Certificates, report cards and financial receipts from the high school and college years of Charles D. McIver. Topics include UNC, room & board, report cards, tuition payments.

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


This folder contains a catalogue of the officers and students who attended Greensboro Female College during the collegiate year of 1875-1876. The brochure includes tuition cost, uniform information worn by the students, visitation rules, list of students, faculty, and trustees.

Collection: N.C. Vertical Folders (UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Letters written to Charles D. McIver between 1877 and 1887 by close family members, students of Chapel Hill and acquaintances. Topics include recommendations, Peace College, John Hopkins, McIver family.

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


Notebook of Dr. Charles D. McIver from his Zoology class at the University of Chapel Hill in 1878. Topics include Professor Simonds, University of North Carolina, zoology, zoology definitions, illustrations of animal kingdoms by McIver, zoological illustrations.

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


Notebook of Dr. Charles D. McIver from his Physiology class at the University of Chapel Hill about 1878. Inside are precise notations of human anatomy, diseases, and plant life. Topics include the University of North Carolina, physiology, human anatomy, anatomical illustrations by McIver, systems of the human body (reproductive, nervous, digestive, and circulatory), and lists of diseases/poisons and their cures.

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


Notebook of Dr. Charles D. McIver with notes on political economy and international law from 1880. Includes a few pages of mathematical notes, notes on the national debt, national banks, liabilities, coal and oil, and historical geology, plus geological illustrations by 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


[Charles Duncan McIver]

Swift [Photo Studio], Raleigh, N.C.

1880

This circa 1880 photograph shows Charles Duncan McIver.

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

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


An rare 1880 commencement program from the Greensboro Female College.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


[Grade report for B. Caldwell]

Jones, T.M.

1880-05-27

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Male and female students at Bennett Seminary pose outside their school building.

Collection: Photo Collection -- General (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Bennett College (Greensboro, N.C.)


Fodie M. Buie scrapbook, 1880 - 1915

Buie, Fodie M.

1880-1915

Fodie M. Buie of Robeson County, North Carolina, attended the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College in 1893. She served as Dr. Charles McIver's secretary until 1898 when she was hired by the National Museum in Washington, D.C., as a stenographer. After six months probation she was promoted to the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.

Scrapbook contains photographs and newspapers clippings.

Collection: MSS295 Fodie M. Buie Scrapbook, 1880 - 1915 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Bowie family; Buie, Fodie M.; Class histories - 1893; North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College; North Carolina State Normal and Industrial School; North Carolina State Normal and Industrial School - Students


Shield-shaped pin with chain guard. Engraved on the front are stylized letters ""S"" and ""A"" in black, symbolizing the Salem Academy. Engraved on the back is ""Lula V. Martin, June 16, '81." Kept in original, green box.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Purple velvet academic hood from the University of North Carolina, worn by Charles Duncan McIver (1860-1906) founder and first president of the State Normal and Industrial School (later UNCG).

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


An rare 1883 commencement program from the Greensboro Female College that notes many musical performances and readings by the graduating class.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Courtship letters exchanged between Charles D. McIver and Lula V. Martin from the summer of 1884 to the summer of 1885. In these letters both express their sincere feelings for one another, describe their travels, home life, and families. Topics include the McIver Family, M.H. McIver, John McIver, Duncan E. McIver, Lizzie McIver, the McIver general merchandise store, Sanford, N.C., Winston, N.C., Kinston, N.C., the Kinston Free Press, and courtship.

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 written to Mrs. Lula Martin McIver by family, friends and associates from 1884 to about 1906. A few of the letters are written by Mrs. McIver herself, some to unknown persons. Topics include letters from W.D. McIver, Claude McIver, journalist Josephus Daniels, Gertrude W. Mendenhall, and her mother. One letter by Mrs. McIver describes her new life in Greensboro and the construction of buildings at the Normal and Industrial School, The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, Peace Institute, wedding of Miss Janie Campbell, Walter H. Page, and Guilford 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


Diary entries and autobiographical writings by Dr. Charles D. McIver in 1884 and from 1891 to 1892. Dr. McIver describes incidents of his childhood, motivations, and goals for his career in education. Contents include beginnings of an autobiography geared to his children which begins with a childhood story about a child slave called 'Dick' and another called 'Uncle Make McNeill', memories of his father and the Civil War, a biographical form for the 'Men of Mark in North Carolina' noting f sucesses and failures, notes of travels, NcIver's early courthsip with Lula Martin McIver, an outline for a chapter autobiography.

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


An 1885 engraving of Greensboro Female College along with a clipping featuring that same image with a partly torn statement by President T. M. Jones.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


This photograph shows Charles McIver as a teacher, surrounded by his high school class in the 1880s.

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

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


[Grade report for S.S. Atwater]

Jones, T.M.

1886-11-03

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Letters exchanged by Charles D. McIver and Mrs. Lula McIver from 1886 to 1887. These letters were written by the couple while Charles was away from home at conferences and meetings. Topics include an ongoing illness of Annie McIver, the Peace Institute, The McDonald House and Mrs. J.H. McDonald, the School Teacher Journal, Yadkinville, N.C., and Durham, 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


Geneology 2 [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930

1886-1929

This folder contains a copy of the Friends' Intelligencer and Journal, dated Second Month, 1895. The folder also contains multiple handwritten essays (authors not listed) focusing on Mendenhall family history. A document sent by Alice B. Hazard to either Mary or her husband in 1929 is a carbon copy of a transcribed dictation that focuses on the history of North Carolina Quakers. Another essay, written for the Guilford Collegian, includes a 4 - 5 page poem by Delphina Mendenhall titled "March of Emancipated Slaves to Ohio." The folder also contains biographical essays of various Mendenhall/Hobbs family members: George Mendenhall, Oriana Mendenhall, Pheobe Hobbs (1886), Richard Mendenhall (1896), and Minerva Thomas (written sometime after 1902). Various notes and lists related to family names, marriages, deaths, and dates are written on scrap paper and the back of essays. Mr. Jethro R. Wilson's obituary is also contained in this folder.

Collection: MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930 (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Guilford College; Hobbs, L. L. (Lewis Lyndon), 1849-1932; Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930; Women -- Education


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