Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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1687 records found browsing for the years 1910-1920.

The Carolinian [1910]

Cotchett, Mellie

1910

The 1910 yearbook includes a class history, short stories, poetry, jokes, and a description of Tree Day. The name of the seniors are also in their own handwriting. The yearbook of the institution known since 1963 as The University of North Carolina at Greensboro was published between 1902 and 1993, first as The Decennial (1902), later as The Carolinian (1909-1917), and finally as Pine Needles (1920-1993).

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

Subjects: North Carolina College for Women; North Carolina College for Women--Students--Yearbooks; Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; Woman's College of the University of North Carolina--Students--Yearbooks; University of North Carolina at Greensboro; University of North Carolina at Greensboro--Students--Yearbooks


Catalogue of State Normal and Industrial School located in Greensboro, N.C.

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

Subjects: North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College--Curricula--Catalogs; Universities and colleges--Curricula--Catalogs


[Board of Directors Report, North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College, 1910]

Board of Directors, North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College

1910

Biennial report of the Board of Directors of the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College contains finacial information, events summaries, the president's report, and other illustrative material documenting the operation of the college.

Collection: Board of Directors Reports (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College; Teachers colleges -- North Carolina; Schools -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


[State Normal and Industrial College student handbook, 1910-1911]

Y.W.C.A. (State Normal and Industrial College)

1910

Student handbook of the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College in Greensboro, North Carolina, containing information about campus life and policies, student organizations, religious options, and other material.

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


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


Laura Barbara Weill Cone scrapbook

Cone, Laura Barbara Weill

1910

This scrapbook, created by Laura Barbara Weill Cone between [DATES], documents Cone’s experience as a student at the State Normal and Industrial College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). Cone was active on campus, playing the role of “the little minister” in a play of the same name and serving as captain of the Senior Field Hockey Team. She later served as a correspondent for the Charlotte Observer. The scrapbook is annotated throughout and includes Adelphian ephemera, including a 1909 initiation program and alumni dinner menu; signatures, autographs, and notes from friends and classmates; a letter from William C. Smith, Jr., asking to be the class mascot; qualifications of the Teacher of History; a student teacher evaluation; a program for a YWCA-sponsored circus held at the college in 1909; a 1910 May Day program; a 1910 letter of acceptance to teach; a Dedication and first annual commencement invitation dating from 1893; a YWCA pamphlet titled “On Leaving College”; Field Day ribbons from 1910 and a list of Field Day activities; “Tree Song” lyrics; a photograph of students gathering daisies; and a photograph of Anna Gove with a camera.

Collection: MSS395 Laura Barbara Weill Cone Scrapbook, 1908-1912 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)


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


[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)


Souvenir booklet published by The Greensboro Record documenting businesses and cultural institutions in the city. Numerous photographs of businesses, individuals, residences, and profiles of specific businesses.

Collection: Greensboro Pictorials Collection (Greensboro Historical Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro (N.C.) -- Commerce; Greensboro (N.C.) -- Manufactures; Industries -- North Carolina -- Greensboro; Greensboro (N.C.) -- Description and travel


This 1910 catalog to the Whitsett Institute includes many group photographs of the faculty and students in many activities. There are photos of classrooms, the Athenian and Dialectic literary societies, the YMCA, class day processions, and sports teams. An index is available in the catalog. Also includes information about the history of the institute information about the academic departments.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Universities and colleges -- United States -- Periodicals; Whitsett Institute


The upper half of a 1909 calendar that promotes the Whitsett Institute and shows a photograph of an on campus procession.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Whitsett Institute


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

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

1910

Collection: Greensboro College Yearbooks 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


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)

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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical Museum) (Greensboro Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical 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 Historical Museum)

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


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