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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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[Vacation Church School certificate]

Cundiff, Hyla Bynum

1940

This certificate was issued to the thirteen-year-old "Hyler" (Hyla) Bynum (now Cundiff) by the Beulah Presbyterian Church in North Wilkesboro for her faithful attendance in June 1940.

Collection: Fred and Hyla Bynum Cundiff Collection [Personal Collection] (Personal collection)

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


Autograph book, 1940

Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948

1940

A book of autographs on the occassion of a tribute to Dr. Gove, dated June of 1940.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Correspondence between Dr. Anna Gove and her friends, family, and other acquaintances. Topics include general news and health updates, thank you notes, and Dr. Gove's health problems.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Correspondence to Dr. Anna Gove from friends, family, and other acquaintances. Topics include birthday wishes, Dr. Gove's illness, and general news.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


Correspondence sent to Dr. Anna Gove from friends and colleagues. Topics include Christmas greetings and letters regarding an issue with UNC Chapel Hill and Dr. Gove's friend Dixie Lee Bryant.

Collection: MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952 (Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives, UNCG University Libraries)

Subjects: Gove, Anna M. (Anna Maria), 1867-1948; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 19th century; Physicians - North Carolina - History - 20th century; United States - Description and travel; Women physicians - History - 19th century; Women physicians - History - 20th century


This is the High Point (N.C.) city directory from 1940, 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: High Point (N.C.) -- Directories


This is the 1940 Hill Directory Co. city directory for Greensboro, North Carolina.

Collection: General Collection (UNCG University Libraries) (UNCG University Libraries)

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


Biographical--Perisho, E. C.--ca. 1940 [Ellwood C. Perisho papers]

Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935

1940

Handwritten and typed biographical essays on Ellwood C. Perisho. One titled "They Form a College" is about the work he did in the formation of Guilford College. Others describe his work for college before his death.

Collection: MS323 Ellwood C. Perisho Papers (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935; Guilford College


Biographical--Perisho, E. C.--Notes ca.1940 [Ellwood C. Perisho papers]

Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935

1940

This folder contains mostly notes for the posthumous biographical writings.

Collection: MS323 Ellwood C. Perisho Papers (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Perisho, Ellwood C. (Ellwood Chappell), 1862-1935; Guilford College


Correspondence regarding scholarships granted by the Five Years Meeting for the Pendle Hill Quaker Graduate Center. Also includes a Pendle Hill Agenda dated January 1, 1940.

Collection: MS440 Raymond and Helen Titsworth Binford Papers (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951; Guilford College


[Program at A&T College]

Martin, Carol W.

1940

Men sit on stage during a WBIG program at A&T College.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University


A group of ladies in black robes seated around a table holding a meeting.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


The May Day Queen at Woman's College sits on her throne surrounded by members of her court.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


The May Day Queen of Woman's College surrounded by her courtiers.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


A group of school girls from the Revolution Mills school pose together outdoors. The caption written on the negative states that each girl made the dress that she is wearing.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

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


Students work behind stage on the props and scenery used in theatrical performances.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Graduates of Greensboro College for Women pose together in their robes in front of Odell Auditorium.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Graduates of Greensboro College for Women pose together in their robes in front of Odell Auditorium.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


The Guilford College May Queen stands outdoors with her courtiers on either side.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Guilford College


The orchestra and possibly the choral groups at Guilford College pose for a photograph in the auditorium.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Guilford College


A large two-story gabled building on the campus of Guilford College, most likely a dormitory.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Guilford College


A large brick building nearing completion on the campus of Guilford College.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Guilford College


A group photograph of the Senior High School Band.

Collection: Photo Collection -- Art Shop (Greensboro History Museum)

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


Greensboro College yearbook.

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

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


Guilford College yearbook.

Collection: The Quaker (Friends Historical Collection, Hege Library, Guilford College)

Subjects: Guilford College


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