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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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[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 History Museum)

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


Beth Pucket posing in a new brown suit standing out in the yard.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

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


A photograph of Beth Puckett sitting on the steps of the porch on their house.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

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


Beth Puckett posing in their yard wearing a short-sleeved dress.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

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


A photograph of Beth Pucket wearing a striped dress seated in a wicker chair in the yard.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

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


A photograph of Beth Puckett wearing a striped dress standing in the yard.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Boy Counting Coins]

Martin, Carol W.

1942-1945

A young boy sitting at a table counts coins, presumably from the sale of war bonds. The previously counted coins are in stacks that are lined up to form a "V" for victory.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Cannon for Scrap Metal]

Martin, Carol W.

1944

P.T. Hines and George Stansbury stand behind an old cannon at City Hall that will be melted down for scrap metal for the war effort.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Carolina Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-03

Lines for entry into the Carolina Theatre wrap around the building. Note the black or "colored" entrance to the left hand side.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Carolina Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-11

Lines for entry into the Carolina Theatre wrap around the building. Note the black or "colored" entrance to the left hand side.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Carolina Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-25

Lines for entry into the Carolina Theatre wrap around the building. Note the black or "colored" entrance to the left hand side.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Carolina Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-25

Lines for entry into the Carolina Theatre wrap around the other side of the building.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Carolina Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-09-01

Lines for entry into the Carolina Theatre wrap around the building. Note the black or "colored" entrance to the left hand side.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Celebrating the End of WWII]

Martin, Carol W.

1945-08-14

Greensboro citizens celebrate in the streets as the announcement of the Japanese surrender spreads through the city.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


[Chamber and "Junior Commando" Lunch]

Martin, Carol W.

1944-02

Men and a few children are seated for a luncheon in association with the Junior Commando paper drive.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Check Presentation]

Martin, Carol W.

1943-09

Two men, one a military officer, hold onto a large oversized check for 5 million dollars as part of the third war loan drive.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Collected Scrap Metal]

Martin, Carol W.

1942-1945

Two men bring a load of collected scrap metal to Binswanger & Co.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


[Criterion Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-03

Long lines reach down the sidewalk for people waiting to get inside the Criterion Theatre in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Criterion Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-11

Long lines reach down the sidewalk for people waiting to get inside the Criterion Theatre in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Criterion Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-11

Long lines reach down the sidewalk for people waiting to get inside the Criterion Theatre in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Criterion Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-08-25

Long lines reach down the sidewalk for people waiting to get inside the Criterion Theatre in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Criterion Theatre]

Martin, Carol W.

1946-09-01

Long lines reach down the sidewalk for people waiting to get inside the Criterion Theatre in downtown Greensboro.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Dancing in Greensboro's USO]

Martin, Carol W.

1941-1944

Couples dancing together in the Greensboro USO.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Dancing in the USO Parlor]

Martin, Carol W.

1943-08-20

A soldier and a young lady listen as a woman plays the piano. Another soldier and young lady dance next to the piano.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


General Kennedy presents an elderly woman with a military medal during the decoration award ceremony at the county courthouse.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

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


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