Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

2384 records found browsing for the years 1890-1900.

This is the Greensboro city directory from 1890. It includes a map of the West Shore Railroad with a brief description, an overview of Greensboro, a section on the Government of North Carolina with the high-ranking officials salaries, Greensboro Street Directory, and a Commercial Directory for Greensboro.

Collection: NC Collection (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Directories


Postcards and letters exchanged by Dr. Charles D. McIver and Mrs. Lula Martin McIver during the early months of 1890 while Charles was away from home at many educational conferences. Topics include homesickness, an illness that delayed Charles during a Teachers Institute confernence, Annie McIver, young Charles McIver, the Briggs Hotel, the Massenburg Hotel, State Board of Education.

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


Correspondence between Dr. and Mrs. McIver during the latter months of 1890. Charles writes to his wife about the different schools of which he is superintendent while Lula writes to Charles about home and the children. Topics include homesickness, illness, Annie McIver, young Charles McIver, State Board of Education, Edwin Alderman, Charlotte Female Institute, the Atlantic Hotel in Morehead City, N.C., Benbow House in Greensboro, N.C., the Arlington & Gregory Hotel, Hammond Hotel of Rocky Mount, N.C., Hillsboro, Goldsboro, and Snow Hill, 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


Handwritten draft of a report given by the visiting committee to the the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina in 1890. The report comments on the many sucessful improvements mad to the university with better equipments and facilities and overall conduct of the student body. Topics include the Philanthropic and Dialectic Society, recommendations for the Bible to be taught as an elective, new equipment in all departments, a recommendation to appoint of a Dr. T.H. Morgan of John Hopkins University to the chair of Biology, W.L. Steele, C.M. Cooke, S.M. Finger, J.A. Gilmer, A. H. Merritt, J.C. Seaboro and a resoulution from the class of 1894.

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 D. McIver as a young man]

Alderman Studio, Raleigh, N.C.

1890

Charles Duncan McIver as a young man

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


A program for the 1890 commencement at Greensboro Female College. Reverend Wilbur F. Tillett, Dean of the Department of Theology at Vanderbilt University was the speaker.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


The September 13, 1890, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by Illegible.

Collection: Greensboro Patriot (UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.)--Newspapers


This folder contains two photographs of dormitory life in the 1890s. In one photograph a female student is playing a guitar.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


This folder contains eight photographs of student life in the 1890s. Individuals identified include Anna Michaux, Anna Meade, and Flora Patterson (Image 1). Campus locations identified include "McIver Cottage", Main (now Foust) Building, and Old Guilford Residence Hall, Old Proactice School.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Several speeches by Dr. Charles D. McIver and other unidentified authors. Topics include 'The Southern Educational Problem', data charts, public schools, graduating addresses, apportionment of money for public schools, school funding from Kansas City Missouri, state by state comparisons of tax based funding for public schools, and support of public education. (JS 166 items)

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


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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This photograph shows the Cone family home as seen from the front drive. What appears to be a long dirt drive flanked with shrubs leads up to the great house.

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

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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This image of the back of Cone mansion provides a more substantial view of the lawn and garden landscape.

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

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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This photograph shows the Cone family home as seen from the side of the property looking towards the covered porch.

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

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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This image of the Cone mansion taken further up the drive provides a closer view of the house.

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

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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This photograph shows the Cone family home as seen from the side of the property looking towards the covered porch.

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

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


[Cone Mansion (first)]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

This image of the Cone mansion taken from the back lawn shows the trees and shrubbery in bloom.

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

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


[Cone Mansion Property]

Cone, Bernard M.

1890-1910

A view of the drive and landscape on the Cone Mansion property.

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

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


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