Adminstration Building Charles D. McIver Curry Building Evelyn Bailey Jabez Curry portrait artist Sarah Bailey William G. Randall

William George Randall: Campus Artist

William G. Randall William Randall (1860-1905) only spent a short time on the campus of the State Normal and Industrial College, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), but while he was at the school he created portraits of some of the most important people of the college and the state. Randall’s early […]

Bailey Memorial Room Evelyn Bailey Sarah Bailey Thomas Bailey Typhoid Epidemic

The Sad Story of the Bailey Sisters

Sarah Bailey In the fall of 1899, a typhoid epidemic swept the campus.  One of the most tragic stories to emerge from the epidemic was that of Sarah and Evelyn Bailey. The girls were the only children of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bailey of Mocksville, North Carolina. Thomas Bailey, an attorney, banker, and philanthropist sent […]