Anna Gove UNCG

Dr. Anna Gove Goes West!

Photographs taken by Dr. Anna Gove, the second resident “lady doctress” at the State Normal and Industrial College (now UNC Greensboro), have proved a rich source of both campus and local history. A native of New Hampshire, Gove arrived in North Carolina at 26 years of age, becoming one of the first female physicians in […]

Alumnae Day Anna Gove Class of 1585 Edward Forney Julius Foust Laura Coit Lula Mae McIver Mary Petty Minnie Lou Jamison North Carolina College for Women Viola Boddie

The First Reunion of the Class of 1585

In 1926, the alumnae of the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) were making plans for their class reunions. As these preparations were being made, it occurred to some of the alumnae that the celebration should include those students who had attended the woman’s college but had never […]