Manuscripts

Greensboro High School Collection

MSS. COLL. #64


BRIEF INVENTORY

Title: Greensboro High School Collection

Dates: 1906-1931; 1941-1942; 1950; 1973-1974

Quantity: 3 boxes

Types of Material: printed yearbooks, newspapers, periodicals, invitations and programs; literary

Accession Numbers: 1982.1047.6; 1992.44.1; 2002.71.2; 2009.22.1-9; 2012.36.1; 2013.8.1; 2014.62.1-3; 2016.50.1

Brief Description: This collection consists primarily of early 20th century annuals for Greensboro High School. Some materials are associated with Central High School in Greensboro.
Materials include: the annuals called The Reflector (1910-14, 1922-25, 1928-30), The Sage (1913-18), and the first volume of the Whirligig (1950); a program for the Junior-Senior dinner (1924); the Greensboro High School Magazine (1906), which includes Andrew Joyner’s story on a William Jennings Bryan’s visit to North Carolina that coincided with the death of Dr. Charles Duncan McIver; the Central High School magazine, Homespun (1926-27); the Senior High School magazine, Homespun (1931); J.L. Mann’s handwritten resignation as Superintendent of Guilford County Schools (1916); programs for commencement exercises at Greensboro High School (1910, 1925); an invitation to the reunion of the Greensboro High School Class of ’25 (n.d.); the Greensboro High School newspaper, High Life (1941-42), and a student handbook (1973-1974).

Major Names/Subjects: Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Central High School (Greensboro, N.C.)
Greensboro High School (Greensboro, N.C.)
Greensboro High School Magazine
High Life
Homespun
Mann, J.L.
McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906
Reflector, The
Sage, The
Whirligig

Date Surveyed: 9/4/1996