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Helm, John, 1741-1825 (Sc 199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Helm, John, 1741-1825 (Sc 199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 199. Copy of John Helm's appointment as an ensign in the Bedford County, Virginia militia. Signed, 17 November 1775, in Williamsburg, Virginia by members of the Committee of Safety for the Colony of Virginia.


Beckwith, Louise (Taylor), 1822-1959 (Sc 200), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Beckwith, Louise (Taylor), 1822-1959 (Sc 200), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 200. Letter, 10 September 1941, from Louise Beckwith, Pasadena, California, to Camilla Gerard, Bowling Green, Kentucky, relating information about Beckwith's mother, Carrie (Burnam) Taylor, who had a well-known dress-making establishment in Bowling Green from 1878 until her death in 1917. Also includes copy of a 1914 newspaper article about Mrs. Taylor and her business.


Helm, John, 1741-1825 (Sc 199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Helm, John, 1741-1825 (Sc 199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 199. Copy of John Helm's appointment as an ensign in the Bedford County, Virginia militia. Signed 17 November 1775, in Williamsburg, Virginia by members of the Committee of Safety for the Colony of Virginia.


Gingles, Mabel (Mercer) - Collector (Sc 114), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Gingles, Mabel (Mercer) - Collector (Sc 114), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 114. Chiefly letters written by William Harris to his wife, Louranah Harris, Bowling Green, Kentucky, in which he details his experiences as a California Gold Rush adventurer, 1850-52 (9 items); other letters describe Texas in 1855 and Civil War activities at Corinth, Mississippi, 1862. Also Bowling Green Home Telephone Company stock certificate, 1913.


Lewis Family Papers (Sc 155), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Lewis Family Papers (Sc 155), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 155. Memorandum of Waller Lewis, Spotsylvania County, Virginia, itemizing property given periodically to his children and to be taken into account upon division of his estate, 1790-1818; letter written by Sam Hill, Fincastle, Virginia to his wife, Nancy in Henrico County, Virginia, while traveling, 1810.


Reynolds Family Papers (Sc 154), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Reynolds Family Papers (Sc 154), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 154. Legal documents relating to the Reynolds and Wolford families of Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in Virginia, including land lease, 1777; deeds of trust, 1842; agreements, 1843-1844; deed, 1844; power of attorney, 1853; and promissory notes, 1855. Also includes deed to land in Texas, 1876.


Wright, George H. (Sc 196), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Wright, George H. (Sc 196), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 196. Oath of allegiance to the United States taken 12 June 1865 by Confederate soldier George H. Wright of McLean County, Kentucy, upon his release from the Union prison at Fort Delaware, Delaware.


Simpson County, Kentucky - Legal Papers, 1820 (Sc 197), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Simpson County, Kentucky - Legal Papers, 1820 (Sc 197), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 197. Photocopy and typescript of agreement between Simpson County commissioners and Micajah Clark, Jr., Abraham North, and Micajah Clark, Sr. for the construction of a county clerk's office. The document provides specifications for the building, including location, dimensions, and materials.


Fox, Henry J., 1812-1899 (Sc 113), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Fox, Henry J., 1812-1899 (Sc 113), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 113. A typed manuscript entitled "Recollections of Henry Fox, Aged 86" that was given orally by Fox, Bowling Green, Kentucky, to friends in 1898 and which chiefly pertains to the history of Bowling Green.


Bowling Green Civil War Round Table Initial Announcement, Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green Civil War Round Table Initial Announcement, Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

Bowling Green Civil War Round Table Newsletter

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The Rebel Flag: Offputting Symbol Or Point Of Pride?, John M. Rudy 2011 Gettysburg College

The Rebel Flag: Offputting Symbol Or Point Of Pride?, John M. Rudy

Interpreting the Civil War: Connecting the Civil War to the American Public

In 2004, Gettysburg College hosted an art exhibit by John Sims, a Florida based artist and ethnomathematician. The exhibit focused on varied recolored versions of the Confederate Flag. The press outrage was quick and damning. I should know, I was quoted in it (in the Civil War News).

Back in 2004, I called the exhibit, "sickening," and condemned the college for, "trying to distance itself from the town by rejecting the Civil War past in which it is steeped." I was wrong. I figured that out no sooner than passing through the doors of the art gallery and viewing the ...


Maddox, Larry (Sc 2429), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Maddox, Larry (Sc 2429), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2429. A typed manuscript titled "Walton's Creek Baptist Church" which is a history of that Ohio County, Kentucky church. Includes footnotes and references.


Long, Juliette Blanche (Underwood) Western, 1835-1909 (Mss 361), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Long, Juliette Blanche (Underwood) Western, 1835-1909 (Mss 361), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid and full text (click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Collection 361. “‘Betwixt,’ or A Story of the War, by a Kentucky Woman,” an unpublished memoir (290 pp.) by Bowling Green native Juliette Blanche (Underwood) Western Long of her experiences during the Civil War. The daughter of a Unionist family, Juliette married a supporter of the South who served in the Confederate Army.


Mcgoodwin, Henry Kerr, 1871-1927 (Sc 153), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Mcgoodwin, Henry Kerr, 1871-1927 (Sc 153), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 153. Letter to Florence Ragland from Henry Kerr McGoodwin, a Boston, Massachusetts architect and Bowling Green, Kentucky native, praising her and women in general. Includes a manuscript booklet compiled by McGoodwin consisting of verses of published sons with his remarks.


Pulliam Collection (Sc 152), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Pulliam Collection (Sc 152), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 152. School tuition invoices to James D. Pulliam, Metcalfe County, Kentucky, 1865-1869; letter written on behalf of the Baptist Church in Petersburg, Illinois, 1867, regarding preacher Moses Akin's commerce in whiskey; and dry goods receipt, 1856.


Severance Club - Bowling Green, Kentucky (Mss 360), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Severance Club - Bowling Green, Kentucky (Mss 360), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 360. Minutes and yearbooks of the Severance Club, a women's literary club in Bowling Green, Kentucky.


Baker, Samuel, 1812-1888 (Sc 195), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Baker, Samuel, 1812-1888 (Sc 195), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 195. Letters and certificates of Samuel Baker, a Baptist minister who came to America from England in 1834, eventually holding pastorates in Kentucky, Tennessee, New York, Indiana, and Illinois . He was instrumental in establishing Bethel College in Russellville, Kentucky, and Bethel Female College in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. The materials from the 18th century and early 19th century are facsimiles.


Puckett, William - Collector (Sc 151), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Puckett, William - Collector (Sc 151), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 151. Deeds for land in Hart County, Kentucky, 1852, 1859 (2), and notary public commission of Thomas W. Cobb for Green and Hart Counites, signed by Governor Simon Bolivar Buckner, 1890. An image of the commission can be seen by clicking on "Additional Files" below.


Baker, Samuel, 1812-1888 (Sc 195), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2011 Western Kentucky University

Baker, Samuel, 1812-1888 (Sc 195), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 195. Letters and certificates of Samuel Baker, a Baptist minister who came to America from England in 1834, eventually holding pastorates in Kentucky, Tennessee, New York, Indiana, and Illinois. He was instrumental in establishing Bethel College in Russellville, Kentucky, and Bethel Female College in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. The materials from the 18th century and early 19th century are facsimiles.


Challenges Before Traditional Media In The Age Of Digital Media-How To Integrate It With Digital Media-The Way Ahead, Ratnesh Dwivedi Mr 2011 India Today Group

Challenges Before Traditional Media In The Age Of Digital Media-How To Integrate It With Digital Media-The Way Ahead, Ratnesh Dwivedi Mr

Ratnesh Dwivedi

You may have heard of digital media, but you may have no idea what it is and how it can help you out when it comes to marketing. It's definitely important that you get up to speed so you can use this to benefit your business. Basically digital media refers to any type of electronic media out there. Today media can be accessed in many ways, including with hand held devices like mobile phones, laptops, desktops, mp3 players, and more.Digital media must be stored in an electronic way, so there is a lot of digital content on the ...


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