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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

3511 records found searching with the subject UNCG.

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Speeches composed by Dr. Charles D. McIver from about 1890 to 1900. Many of the notes and speeches advocate for better education for women and children throughout the southern United States. Topics include Dr. McIver's views about universal education, taxation for public schools and teacher salaries, the relationship between the home and the school, educational benefactors, the examples of Booker T. Washington and Daniel Webster, the Peabody Board, Peabody Normal College, a possible list of Dr. McIver's speeches and dates (Item 057), and the Junior Order of United American Mechanics.

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


Architectural drawing of the State Normal & Industrial School by Epps & Hackett Architects in 1891. In this drawing the Main Building (on the left) and the Brick Dormitory (on the right) can be seen. The Foust building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892 and wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called Main Building and from 1908 to 1960 it was called Administration Building. In 1960, the building was named in honor of Julius Isaac Foust, president of college from 1906 to 1934. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Brick Dormitory, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, opened in 1892 and was one of the original buildings and primary dormitory. It was expanded in 1895 and included a kitchen, an infirmary room, and a dining hall. The dormitory was destroyed by fire on January 20, 1904, with all of the residents escaping unharmed.

Collection: UA104 Photographic Prints Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


This is the legislation that established the State Normal and Industrial School in 1891.

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


This letter, written by Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial School, to an unknown recipient, possibly his wife or a family member, describes his day and his hopes of a bill being brought up the next day in the state legislature.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891

This letter, written Charles McIver, president of the State Normal and Industrial School, to his wife, Lula, discusses his bill sent to a committee and meeting the governor with Dr. Curry.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver, to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-14

This letter, from President Charles McIver of the State Normal and Industrial School to his wife, Lula, discusses raw materials and his hope that the training school bill will be passed.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver, to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-20

This letter, written to Lula McIver by her husband, Charles McIver, president of the Normal and Industrial School, discusses the Governor's mansion and how "it isn't what it is cracked up to be."

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver to unknown recipient]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-21

This letter, written by Charles McIver, later president of the State Normal and Industrial School, to an unknown recipient, possibly to his wife, Lula, or a family member, discusses a bill in the state legislature to create the school.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-22

This is a letter from Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial College to his wife, Lula, discussing the happenings in the Senate.

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


[Letter from Charles McIver to Lula McIver]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-01-24

This is a letter from Charles McIver to his wife, Lula, written from Raleigh.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-02-11

This brief letter, written by Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial School, to his wife, Lula, mentions a big meeting.

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


[Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906

1891-03-16

In this letter, Charles McIver, president of the State Normal and Industrial College, to his wife, Lula, discusses the unpleasant place he is staying.

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


[McIver job offer]

Goodwin, E. McK.

1891-06-13

This letter from E. McK. Goodwin to Charles McIver offers McIver the job of President at the State Normal and Industrial School.

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


Photo of the chemistry laboratory, taken 1892 or 1893. This was the first chemical laboratory for women in North Carolina which was located in Main Building. Main building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892. Two flanking wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called Main Building and from 1908 to 1960 it was called Administration Building. In 1960, the building was named in honor of Julius Isaac Foust, president of College from 1906 to 1934. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.

Collection: UA104 Photographic Prints Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Photograph of the Main Building circa 1892. The Brick Dormitory can be seen to the right. The Main building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892. Two flanking wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called Main Building and from 1908 to 1960 it was called Administration Building. In 1960, the building was named in honor of Julius Isaac Foust, president of College from 1906 to 1934. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Brick Dormitory, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, opened in 1892 and was one of the original buildings and primary dormitory. It was expanded in 1895 and included a kitchen, an infirmary room, and a dining hall. The dormitory was destroyed by fire on January 20, 1904, with all of the residents escaping unharmed. This photo is part of the Campus Views online exhibit.

Collection: UA104 Photographic Prints Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Earliest known photograph of the University campus, showing the Main Building (on the left) and the Brick Dormitory (to the right) under construction, circa 1892. Main building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892. Two flanking wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called Main Building and from 1908 to 1960 it was called Administration Building. In 1960, the building was named in honor of Julius Isaac Foust, president of College from 1906 to 1934. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Brick Dormitory, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, opened in 1892 and was one of the original buildings and primary dormitory. It was expanded in 1895 and included a kitchen, an infirmary room, and a dining hall. The dormitory was destroyed by fire on January 20, 1904, with all of the residents escaping unharmed.

Collection: UA104 Photographic Prints Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Photo of the Main Building and Brick Dormitory with young trees in front, circa 1892. A note on the front of photo reads "Our one tree, a pine, in the beginning" in Charles McIver's handwriting. Main building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892. Two flanking wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called Main Building and from 1908 to 1960 it was called Administration Building. In 1960, the building was named in honor of Julius Isaac Foust, president of College from 1906 to 1934. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Brick Dormitory, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, opened in 1892 and was one of the original buildings and primary dormitory. It was expanded in 1895 and included a kitchen, an infirmary room, and a dining hall. The dormitory was destroyed by fire on January 20, 1904, with all of the residents escaping unharmed.

Collection: UA104 Photographic Prints Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


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