Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

300 records found searching with the subject home front.

["Blacking Out" the Windows]

Martin, Carol W.

1942

Mrs. Oscar Burnette pulls the curtains closed on her windows in order to adhere to the city black outs.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["Blacking Out" the Windows]

Martin, Carol W.

1942

Mrs. Oscar Burnette pulls the curtains closed on her windows in order to adhere to the city black outs.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

Men stand on stage during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

A man gives a speech from behind a podium during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

A man gives a speech from behind a podium during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

A man gives a speech from behind a podium during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

A military officer gives a speech from behind a podium during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

A military officer gives a speech from behind a podium during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

People stand on stage during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

Men on stage hold up an Army E Navy banner during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

Men stand on stage during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["E" Award Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-05-30

Three men and a woman stand on stage during the "E" Award presentation to Carolina Steel.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["Junior Commandos" at Aycock School]

Martin, Carol W.

1944-02

The "Junior Commandos" at Aycock School receive materials from servicemen as part of their scrap metal and paper drive program.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


["War is Over"]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-1946

A copy of the Greensboro Daily News that states the war is over. This headline refers to end of WWI on November 11, 1918.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


Two men, one in uniform and one in a suit, present a Junior Commando at Aycock School with a commendation for their paper drive results.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[A Soldier at the USO]

Martin, Carol W.

1943-08-20

A solider sits on a sofa while one lady measures the length of his sleeve and another woman talks with him.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


Actor John Payne sits at a table with Mrs. Joseph Bryan during a war bond rally in Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


Actor John Payne sits at a table with Mrs. Joseph Bryan during a war bond rally in Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


Actor John Payne sits at a table with Mrs. Joseph Bryan during a war bond rally in Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


An advertisement for the second war loan drive on the side of a building in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[African American Leaders]

Martin, Carol W.

1943-12

A picture of two African America community leaders in Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[Applying for a Marriage License]

Martin, Carol W.

1942-1945

A woman stands up to the counter to apply for a marriage license, a soldier waits in the background.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[Armistice Parade]

Martin, Carol W.

1945

Military personnel and a couple of civilians watch the parade from box seats outside the Security National Bank.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[Armistice Parade]

Martin, Carol W.

1945

The color guard makes its way down the street during the Armistice Day parade in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


[Berry Family Walking Together]

Martin, Carol W.

1942-04-05;1942-04-06;1942-05-07

The Berry family set off together walking down the sidewalk.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945


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