Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

2356 records found browsing for the years 1940-1950.

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

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

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


Pine Needles [1940]

Guyer, Lois Z.

1940

The 1940 yearbook contains a commencement program, baby pictures of the seniors, and a class history. 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: UA42.4.03 Pine Needles (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


This book reveals the missions and goals that were important to the Greensboro College Alumnae Association and includes songs, names of officers and statements from leaders.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Greensboro College (N.C.)


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 Historical Museum)

Subjects: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University


A portrait of professor Nathaniel Dett of Bennett College.

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

Subjects: Bennett College (Greensboro, N.C.)


A man sits in the drivers seat of a Blue Bell, Inc. delivery truck.

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

Subjects: VF Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


A Blue Bell, Inc. transfer truck sitting in a space outside a factory.

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

Subjects: VF Corporation; Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro


Looking down the street at mill houses owned by Proximity Manufacturing Company.

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

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


One of the Proximity Manufactury Company mills as seeen from across a mill pond.

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

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


A team photograph of the Proximity Manufacturing baseball team, the Pirates.

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

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


Stacks of baled cotton await processing at one of the Proximity Manufacturing Company mills.

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

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


Stacks of baled cotton await processing at one of the Proximity Manufacturing Company mills.

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

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


Four men stand along a conveyor belt and inspect cotton in one of the mills owned by Proximity Manufacturing Company.

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

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


Men and boys receive haircuts inside a barber shop.

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

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


Men and boys sit at the counter inside the Proximity lunch room.

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

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


A photograph of the exterior of the Proximity YMCA building.

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

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


One of the mills owned by Proximity Manufacturing Company.

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

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


A photograph of the prizes available to employees during Santa Claus contest at Mock, Judson, Voehringer Co.

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

Subjects: Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Greensboro;


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

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

Subjects: University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Members of the choir at Bennett College pose for a group photograph in front of a fireplace.

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

Subjects: Bennett College (Greensboro, N.C.)


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