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14806
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The Woman's College in Greensboro opened in 1893 and became part of the greater university system in the 1920s when State College and Woman's College were consolidated under University of North Carolina. In 1943, the college celebrated fifty years with growth in faculty (248) and student body (2250). During the 1940s it was the second largest institution for women's higher education and boasted approximately 6,000 graduates throughout its history. Initial one degree was offered titled \"Normal, business and Home Economics\" but, at the time of the article, offered five degrees under the umbrella of Liberal Arts.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 11 Issue 9, July 1943, p1-2, 20, por
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31055
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The Western Carolinian was a weekly newspaper published in Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, during the years 1820-1842. The newspaper included marriage announcements, each providing photographs and detailed descriptions of the bridal attire, family, cake, honeymoon destination, and other wedding features. Excerpts of wedding announcements are provided in this article, and demonstrate the differences between wedding reporting in newspapers today and those in early 19th century North Carolina.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 39 Issue 9, Sept 2007, p22-23, por Periodical Website
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