Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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1758 records found browsing for the years 1910-1920.

This information, from an unidentified publication, highlights Walter L. McNair

Collection: Walter Lewis McNair Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


This page depicts the 100 block of Fayetteville Street in Greensboro (later Asheboro Street, and still later Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). W.L. McNair's business was first located at 106 Fayetteville Street.

Collection: Walter Lewis McNair Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


This page from an unidentified Greensboro, North Carolina publication provides details about Walter McNair.

Collection: Walter Lewis McNair Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century


This scrapbook documents the activities of the Home & Foreign Missions committee of West Market Street Church, and includes all types of materials, especially photographs, clippings, pamphlets, and programs.

Collection: West Market Street United Methodist Church Archives (West Market Street United Methodist Church (Greensboro, N.C.))

Subjects: United Methodist Church (U.S.) -- North Carolina


Winston-Salem, N.C. city directory [1910]

Piedmont Directory Co.

1910

This is the Winston-Salem (N.C.) city directory from 1910, containing business and residential listings. This item is provided by the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center and the Internet Archive.

Collection: City Directories (Digital NC) (North Carolina Digital Heritage Center - http://www.digitalnc.org/)

Subjects: Winston-Salem (N.C.) -- Directories


Photograph of the A&M College (now North Carolina A&T State University) baseball team in 1910.

Collection: Pearsall Collection (F.D. Bluford Library, North Carolina A and T State University)

Subjects: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University; African Americans -- Education


Leaves From the stenographers notebooks : Side lights on Dr. McIver at work

Forney, E.J.;Kenyon, Fodie buie;Auston,Emily Semple

1910

Collection: University Archives Reference Collection (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Young Friends [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930

1910

This folder contains an essay written by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs titled "The Young Friends' Branch," dated 1-10-1910. The undated lecture notes found in this folder are on the topic of "present-day opportunities for Young Friends."

Collection: MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930 (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Guilford College; Hobbs, L. L. (Lewis Lyndon), 1849-1932; Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930; Women -- Education


[Scrapbook of Mrs. G.W. Whitsett]

Whitsett, G.W. (Mrs.)

1910

This "8th Anniversary Conference of the Young People's Missionary Movement " scrapbook is a record of the missionary education activities in which Mrs. G. W. Whitsett participated during the summer of 1910. She saved photographs, notes and programs from the conference in Asheville, NC. Also included are images of teachers, students and rare book covers from the missions program of the West Market Street Methodist Church of Greensboro, NC; the Epworth League, and the Missions Study Class.

Collection: Greensboro College Scrapbook Collection (James Addison Jones Library, Greensboro College)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C)


A collection of letters related to requests for information for “The History, Development, and Influence of Cotton Mills in North Carolina”. The inquiries were made by State Normal and Industrial College librarian Annie F. Petty and future alumnus Clara Booth Byrd. Assisting in the research were Bernard Cone, D. A. Tompkins, and representatives of many cotton mills and banks.

Collection: North Carolina Vertical File Collection (UNCG University Libraries) (UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


The school children and teachers from Proximity Mill School pose outdoors on a lawn.

Collection: Photo Collection -- General (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Company towns -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Education, Elementary -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


The school children and teachers from Proximity Mill School pose outdoors on a lawn.

Collection: Photo Collection -- General (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Cone Mills Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Company towns -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Education, Elementary -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


Employees of the White Oak Store #1 stand outside the store for a photograph.

Collection: Photo Collection -- General (Greensboro History Museum)

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


This folder contains correspondence pertaining to the Booker T. Washington visit to North Carolina.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 142 A.H. Peeler Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Education, Elementary -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


A previously bound notebook containing handwritten notes on the Booker T. Washington visit to North Carolina.

Collection: Mss. Coll. 142 A.H. Peeler Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Education, Elementary -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


A photograph of Booker T. Washington on tour in North Carolina with members of the Tuskegee Institute and North Carolina Educators

Collection: Mss. Coll. 142 A.H. Peeler Papers (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Education, Elementary -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


Men stand at the street corner in front of the Greensboro Court House and Post Office.

Collection: Postcards Collection (Greensboro History Museum) (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- History--20th century


Interior view of the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P) store, located at 326 South Elm Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


View of the campus of the Agricultural and Mechanical College for the Colored Race (now North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University), located at 1601 East Market Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Plant of the Automatic Bed Company

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of the Automatic Bed Company, located at an unspecified address in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Interior view of the Alderman & Eustler photographic studio, located at 113 East Market Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Carter's milinery store

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of Rosa Carter's milinery shop, located at 303 Lindsay Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


View of the campus of the Agricultural and Mechanical College for the Colored Race (now North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University), located at 1601 East Market Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


[Dixie Building]

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of the Dixie Fire Insurance Building, located at 125-127 South Elm Street in Greensboro.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


Carnegie Free Library

The Daily Record

1910

Exterior view of the Carnegie Library, located at Library Place (now Commerce Place) in Greensboro. Two Carnegie libraries opened as part of the segregated Greensboro Public Library in 1902, this one and the Carnegie Negro Library near Bennett College. The latter is till standing, though it is no longer used as a library. Additional Carnegie facilities were located at the State Normal and Industrial College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and at Guilford College.; Businesses;Context

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Pictorial works


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