United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Warren Ashby Papers
Identifier: MSS 0052
Dr. Warren Ashby, professor of religious studies at UNCG from 1949 until his death in 1985, gathered these materials for the purpose of writing a biography of Frank Porter Graham (FPG). His book, Frank Porter Graham: a Southern Liberal, was published in 1980 after more than twenty years of research.
Dates: 1906 - 1990; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1992
Congressman J. Howard Coble Papers
Identifier: MSS 0275
Abstract This collection consists of constituent correspondence, photographs, videos, issue files, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, government and legislative documents, and personal files.Howard Coble is a former United States Representative for North Carolina's 6th District. Elected in 1984, Coble served in Congress from 1985 until he retired in 2015. As a Greensboro native, he attended Guilford College after serving with the United States Coast Guard. He later studied law at the...
Dates: 1942 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1984 - 2015
Harriet W. Elliott Collection
Identifier: MSS 0025
Abstract Harriet Wiseman Elliott (1884-1947) taught political science at the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College (now UNCG), and became Dean of Women in 1935. She also gained prominence during World War II for her high-level work with the Council of National Defense, War Finance Committee, Office of Price Administration, and the United Nations.The Harriet W. Elliott Papers date from 1900 to 1947 and contain correspondence, speeches, reports, minutes of meetings, newspaper...
Dates: 1900 - 1947