Textiles, Teachers, and Troops

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

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3025 records found browsing for the years 1940-1950.

A portrait of professor Nathaniel Dett of Bennett College.

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

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


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

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

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


A group that includes president David D. Jones, faculty and staff; stand on the steps of a building on the campus of Bennett College.

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

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


Two girls chatting inside a dorm room at Bennett College.

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

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


Seven basketball players from Bennett College and their coach pose on the steps of a building on campus.

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

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


A group of Bennett College students pose on the steps of a building on campus.

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

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


Four students in graduation cap and gowns pose outdoors together.

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

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


A photograph of Pfeiffer Hall on Bennett College campus.

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

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


Men stand beside a fence and cars are parked out in front of the office building for Proximity Print Works.

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

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


An exterior view of Proximity Print Works plant.

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

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


An exterior view of Proximity Print Works plant.

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

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


Rankin School report card for McIver Wicker from 1939-1940.

Collection: Misc. Coll. -- Wicker, McIver (Greensboro History Museum)

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


[Guilford College Graduation]

Martin, Carol W.

1940

A female graduate at Guilford College stands with Dr. Milner and an unidentified man.

Collection: Martin Studio Collection (Greensboro History Museum)

Subjects: Guilford College


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