Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

1412 records found browsing for the years 1900-1910.

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


Notes and correspondence addressed to Charles D. McIver and associates at the State Normal and Industrial School in the early months of 1900. Topics include notes of sympathy, anger, and criticism of the college in the aftermath of the malarial and typhoid fever outbreaks, lists of students afflicted with the illness and final reports of the causes. There are also letters from Dr. Anna M. Gove and Annie Trotter. There are also letters discussing the recommendation of J.Y. Joyner as a candidate for president of Greensboro Female 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


Notes and financial records of the Charles D. McIver and the State and Industrial College in the latter months of 1900. Topics include author Josiah Strong whose autographed book was mistakenly sent to Booker T. Washington instead of McIver, letters from Andrew J. Connor editor of the Roanoke-Chowan Times, an offer to McIver to be featured in Volume Five of Lamb's Biographical Dictionary of the United States, and several recommendations addressed to McIver for potential faculty members and students.

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, recommendation letters, scholarships, work studies, school catalogs, advice on real estate, returning students, textbook orders, material to be published, the sanitation conditions on the college campus, a particular student's grades, advice on writing a lecture on the plight of ""the poor white boy of the South,"" alumni updates, the Alumni Reception, and dormitory appointments. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)�

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include dormitory appointments, tution, new students, potential students, recommendation letters, returning students, scholarships, travel arrangements, summer school, solicitations for funds from the Greensboro Fire Department, textbook orders, permission for stuents' home visits, available courses, stationery, and sympathy. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, student class schedules, a voucher for a first-class ticket to Greensboro for a student who had to go home while the college was closed during the epidemic, and alumni information cards. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the Baptist State Convention, educational advertisements, buying and selling Jersey cows, whether previous students would be able to return, recommendation letters, potential students, scholarships, dormitory appointments, subscriptions, and a speaker for commencement. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, a teacher's certificate with grade report, and a health form for returning students. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, recommendation letters, the ability of former students to return and continue their previous studies, faculty vacancies, faculty candidates, a request for the return of a sketch of a proposed refrigerator, textbook orders, notification of a broken window in a particular campus building's back door (and an offer by the student responsible to pay for the repairs), dormitory appointments, scholarships, work studies, a listing of piano students (including notations for those who had not paid), and student health. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a booklet entitled ""Branson's Hand Book of North Carolina Authors."" (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include faculty positions, bills, potential students, recommendation letters, work studies, and correspondence with alumni. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include a proposed conference for a ""Southern Society for the Promotion of the Study of Race Conditions and Problems in the South,"" potential students, scholarships, dormitory appointments, availability of space in the dormitories, students boarding with local families, correspondence with the Camden and Philadelphia Soap Company, work studies, school catalogs, material to be published, educational advertising, textbook orders, typhoid fever incidents, recommended courses, tuition, class rolls, referrals, requests for information on the school, the Richmond Meeting of the Southern Educational Association, the functionality of the school's heating system, a report on the plumbing system at the school, alumni updates, and inquiries into potential faculty vacancies. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include updates on students' health, work studies, returning students, food supplies for the school, correcting the tendency of some companies to ship orders to ""The State Normal School"" instead of the ""State Normal College,"" placing alumni in available positions of employment, correspondence with the Columbia Typewriter Manufacturing Company and the Cortland Wagon Company, educational advertising, students who passed or failed specific classes, student grades, an accidental subscription to the Confederate Veteran, potential studdents and employees, and recommendation letters. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, and student class schedules. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include applications, health concerns, a student requesting permission to return to school when she had sat by someone in church who had the measles, material to be published, educational advertising, school visits, illness, political matters, text from telegrams back and forth between Dr. McIver and a parent of an ill student, the student's attendance records and condition on specific dates, clarifying the timeline of a student's illness to clear McIver of being charged as not notifying her parents in a timely manner, scholarships, recommendation letters, a listing of students with descriptive notations (""very helpful,"" ""too delicate,"" ""careless,"" ""slow but steady,"" etc.),� a list of the Dining Room Girls, and alumni updates. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, a listing of students with descriptive notations (""very helpful,"" ""too delicate,"" ""careless,"" ""slow but steady,"" etc.),� a list of the Dining Room Girls, and an alumna information card. The heading design on a missive from the Standard Disinfectant Company is visually arresting, showing two globes populated with a plethora of� miniscule flags and connected by two dark streams to a screw-top can labeled ""Standard of Standards Oil of Tar Disinfectants, Trade Mark."" (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include school catalogs, the inclination and ability of former students to return to the college, attendance at commencement, recommendation letters, potential students, scholarships, dormitory appointments, a loan from the state to build a high school, the application process, summer school, and educational advertising. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)�

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include tuition, alumni updates, school catalogs, dormitory appointments, scholarships, academic calendars, students switching their plans of study, the application process, orders of ""unique toilet paper,"" work studies, pressure filters, the advertising season, and educational advertisements. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, and a voucher for a first-class ticket to be given to a student returning after the school's closing because of the epidemics. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include school catalogs, potential students, the application process, recommendation letters, scholarship distribution, tuition, dormitory appointments, bills, medication costs, changing courses, students switching from one school to another, requests to send particular students home for family tragedies or business, sympathy letters regarding the school's health situation, the method to correctly deduce and apply statistics, lectures and lecturers, and an appointment to a seat on the Southern Educational Association's commission on manual and industrial training in schools. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a grade report card to accompany one of the applications. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, recommendation letters, scholarships, dormitory appointments, the fee and assignment of single beds in the dormitory, educational advertising, commencement invitations and attendance, students' ability or inability to return to their studies at the college, items of clothing damaged by the laundry facilities, the health of students who had visited home, the placement of alumni as teachers in different areas of the state, selecting textbooks, tuition, ordering textbooks and sheet music, the case of a particular student whom the School for the Deaf and Dumb ended up returning to his mother, lectures and lecturers, and a contract for coal supplies. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a map of the Seaboard Air Line Railway. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include educational advertisements, school catalogs, the ability or inability of former students to return to the college, student health, academic calendars, the necessity (or lack thereof) of compulsory vaccinations, a request for permission to allow a particular student to visit home around Easter, student's health during visits home, alumni updates, placing alumni in a variety of avaible jobs, potential students, recommendation letters, dormitory appointments, the likelihood of a particular student being able to graduate at the end of the academic year, the student applying to be able to graduate without meeting the particular requirement of 80 words a minute in shorthand (which she had taken instead of advanced mathematics), work studies, student loans, a student reporting that she had been exposed to Smallpox while she was home for the holidays, and ensuring that a student's vaccination had taken effect before allowing her to return to school. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, grade reports to accompany some of the applications, students' class schedules, and a voucher for a first-class ticket to be given to a student who was returning after the school's closing for health concerns. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include bills and invoices, lectures and lecturers, tuition, potential students, recommendation letters, alumni updates, the ability or inability of former students to return to the college to continue their studies, and replacing a grate in the heating system. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include health concerns, when students were planning to return to the college, the ability or inability of former students to return and continue their studies, academic fees, tuition, dormitory appointments, scholarships, recommendation letters, placing alumni in a variety of jobs (including as teachers, secretaries, and nurses), boarding students locally, textbook orders, and the re-opening of the college. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, an alumna information card, and a voucher for a first-class ticket to be given to a student returning when the college re-opened. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include lectures and lecturers, dormitory appointments, inquiries into the availability of faculty or staff positions, boarding in the dormitories or locally, the ability or inability of former students to return and continue their studies, potential students, scholarships, student calendars, textbook orders, correspondence with the administration of Winthrop College, re-opening the college, work studies, recommendation letters, and the process of ordering the building of a hack. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a booklet on Illustrated Art Lectures by Miss Dora Duty Jones. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include educational discounts, scholarships, potential students, dormitory appointments, boarding with local families, health concerns, means of income for young single ladies, the need for women to have an education, the ability or inability of former students to return and continue their studies at the college, student calendars,� scientific supplies, the maintenance of formaldehyde generators used for disinfection, the proper use of formaldehyde generators, and recommendation letters. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include tuition, textbooks, health concerns, how refreshing correspondence can be when it's not someone asking the recipient for something, potential students, arranging academic calendars, recommended courses, school catalogs, course terms, recent events at the college, sympathy, the closing and re-opening of the college, scholarships, selling tobacco stems and dust (to use for fertilizer) to the college in return for tuition credit, travel arrangements, attending commencement, the suitability and usability of a particular well, what dead creatures are the hardest to keep out of drinking wells, testing water samples, and health inspections. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and a grade report card to accompany one of the applications. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the case of a young African American man who was jailed after winning a fight with the local Postmaster's (white) son, filters,� correspondence with the Loomis-Manning Filter Company, billing and invoices, potential students, the application process, recommendation letters, faculty vacancies and applicants, the ability or inability of former students to return to the college and continue their studies, when to expect the arrival of returning students, scholarships, laundry supplies, specifications of pipe sewers at the college, and detailed instructions for properly laying pipe sewers. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include educational advertisements, recommended courses, correspondence with W.D. McAdoo Real Estate and Loans, lectures and lecturers, potential students, recommendation letters, school catalogs, scholarships, dormitory appointments, the ability or inability of former students to return to the college and continue their studies, alumni updates, placing alumni in available positions of employment, textbook orders, and academic fees. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College, a grade report card to accompany one of the applications, a form ascertaining the health of a student while they were visiting home, and a teacher's certificate. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include malfunctioning windows in the brick dormitory, the Presidential cover letter and an official statement of the Board of Directors specifying the terms of the college re-opening (including effects on tuition, traveling arrangements, etc), bursar's checks, the epidemic at the college, instructions of the Board, fixing the heating system, McIver's February message to notify students that his son had contracted tpyhoid fever, health concerns, a civics examination, alumni information cards, requests for alumni updates, clarifying that students who arrived at school in October 1900 had contracted typhoid fever before leaving home, and correcting rumors regarding the state and health of students at the college in the fall of 1900. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College; absence slips for classes (including notations for which students were absent because they were ill or at home); and lists of students who expected to remain on the college campus during the holidays, who desired to take music lessons (along with what instrument they hoped to study), and who boarded with private families or in town. (MEC)

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 and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, when to expect students' arrival in Greensboro, recommendation letters, work studies, tuition, dormitory appointments, scholarships, the difficulty of finding and securing a female doctor from the south, health concerns, students' ability or inability to return to the college and continue their studies, boarding in the dormitory or locally, returning students, textbooks, studying shorthand, financial arrangements, and school catalogs. Also included are student applications to the The State Normal and Industrial College and an anti-vaccination pamphlet which claims that vaccinations do not prevent smallpox as well as the evils of required or compulsory vaccinations. (MEC)

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


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