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Ewan, A. Early (Sc 2427), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Ewan, A. Early (Sc 2427), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2427. Letter from A. Early Ewan, Warren County, Kentucky county agriculture extension agent, to members of the Warren County Corn-Hog Production Control Association relating information about contracts to limit production of the commodities mentioned.


Moore, Robert And George Moore (Mss 318), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Moore, Robert And George Moore (Mss 318), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 318. Documents related to a nineteenth century lawsuit involving members of Bowling Green's prominent Moore family, particularly brothers George and Robert Moore. Information gleaned from Barren County court records by Gladys B. Wilson.


Shady Grove Baptist Church - Simpson County, Kentucky (Sc 2217), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Shady Grove Baptist Church - Simpson County, Kentucky (Sc 2217), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2217. Compilation of membership data in minute book of Shady Grove Baptist Church, Simpson County, Kentucky. Includes member's name, date of admission and dismissal, and miscellaneous information. Both white and African American members are listed.


Bryan's Station Baptist Church - Fayette County, Kentucky (Sc 2216), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Bryan's Station Baptist Church - Fayette County, Kentucky (Sc 2216), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2216. Record book of Bryan's Station Baptist Church, Fayette County, Kentucky. Includes church covenant, rules of government, and minutes of church meetings, 1786-1898, 1901.


Interview With Andrea Maker By Andrea L’Hommedieu, Andrea C. Maker 2010 Bowdoin College

Interview With Andrea Maker By Andrea L’Hommedieu, Andrea C. Maker

George J. Mitchell Oral History Project

Biographical Note
Andrea (Cianchette) Maker was born in 1956 in Waterville, Maine, and grew up in Pittsfield, Maine. She came from a large, politically active family of both Democrats and Republicans. Her family’s construction business, Cianbro, evolved and grew during her childhood. While in college in New Hampshire, Maker interned for Bill Cohen. She attended the University of Maine School of Law for two years, then completed her third year at American University in Washington, D.C. During her third year of law school she worked for Senator Mitchell in the mailroom, drafting responses to atypical letters. After law ...


Interview With Joyce Braden Harris, Heather Oriana Petrocelli, Parvaneh Abbaspour 2010 Portland State University

Interview With Joyce Braden Harris, Heather Oriana Petrocelli, Parvaneh Abbaspour

Black United Front Oral History Project

Interview with Joyce Braden Harris by Parvaneh Abbaspour and Heather Oriana Petrocelli on March 10, 2010, in Portland, Oregon.

Joyce discusses her work in education.


Sandy Creek Baptist Church - Butler County, Kentucky (Mss 313), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Sandy Creek Baptist Church - Butler County, Kentucky (Mss 313), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 313. Minute books of Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Butler County, Kentucky. Includes minutes of church meetings and lists of both white and African American members.


Interview With Pauline Bradford, Tasha Triplett 2010 Portland State University

Interview With Pauline Bradford, Tasha Triplett

Black United Front Oral History Project

Interview with Pauline Bradford by Tasha Triplett and Patrice Mays, March 9th, 2010, at Pauline Bradford’s home in Portland, Oregon.

Pauline discusses her continuing involvement with the Harriet Tubman Club, one of many member clubs of the Oregon and National Association of Colored Women's Clubs. These clubs played important roles both locally and nationally in improving interracial relations and promoting civic engagement and uplift within African American communities.


Davis, Christopher Larry, B. 1980 (Sc 2199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Davis, Christopher Larry, B. 1980 (Sc 2199), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2199. Materials related to Christopher Larry Davis's military service in Afghanistan. Includes letter suggesting supplies to be sent to him as well as printouts of online newsletters and web pages relating to the personnel and acitivties of his unit.


Young Men's Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) - Rennes, France (Mss 312), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Young Men's Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) - Rennes, France (Mss 312), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 312. Guest book of the American YMCA kept at Rennes, France, February-August 1919. Includes soldiers' names, military units, home towns and remarks. Also includes 1918 postcard showing typical YMCA post.


Interview With Deborah Cochrane, Chris Riser 2010 Portland State University

Interview With Deborah Cochrane, Chris Riser

Black United Front Oral History Project

Interview with Deborah Cochrane by Chris Riser on March 8, 2010, in the Portland Teachers’ Program office on the Portland Community College Cascade Campus.

Deborah describes her experiences working at the Whitney Young Learning Center and being the director of the Portland Teacher's Program.


Padgett, Jay (Sc 1997), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Padgett, Jay (Sc 1997), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1997. Materials relating to the service of Jay Padgett, a Lincoln County, Kentucky native, in the Iraq War. Includes a newsletter written by Padgett, a Louisville "Courier-Journal" profile, and e-mail correspondence.


Greenville Presbyterian Church - Muhlenberg County, Kentucky (Sc 2202), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Greenville Presbyterian Church - Muhlenberg County, Kentucky (Sc 2202), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2202. Session book of Greenville Presbyterian Church, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. Includes minutes of church meetings and membership lists.


Painter, Jeromy Lee, B. 1976 (Sc 1998), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Painter, Jeromy Lee, B. 1976 (Sc 1998), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1998. Two letters from Jeromy Lee Painter, serving in Iraq with Operation Iraqi Freedom, to Jerry and Annetta Proctor, Bowling Green. He inquires about family and friends and relates some of his experiences as well as his belief in the necessity of America's intervention in Iraq.


Painter, Jeromy Lee, B. 1976 (Sc 1998), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Painter, Jeromy Lee, B. 1976 (Sc 1998), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1997. Two letters from Jeromy Lee Painter, serving in Iraq with Operation Iraqi Freedom, to Jerry and Annetta Proctor, Bowling Green. He inquires about family and friends and relates some of his experiences as well as his belief in the necessity of America's intervention in Iraq.


Shuck, Robert L. (Sc 1995), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Shuck, Robert L. (Sc 1995), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1995. Photographs and e-mails related to Robert L. Shuck's tour of duty during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Shuck, an attorney, served as Baghdad Field Office Senior Defense Counsel, defending one of the soldiers implicated in the Abu Ghraib Prison detainee abuse cases. Also includes the recommendation submitted for him to be awarded the Bronze Star.


Jones, Rebecca (Sc 2201), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Jones, Rebecca (Sc 2201), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2201. Photographs relating to Jones's service in the Iraq War.


Iraq War, 2003 (Sc 2200), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Iraq War, 2003 (Sc 2200), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2200. Materials relating to an effort by the Kentucky Library & Museum to collect letters and e-mails of soldiers serving in the Iraq War. Includes e-mails, newspaper articles, and information on sending supplies to troops.


Ritter, Adam (Sc 1999), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Ritter, Adam (Sc 1999), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1999. Chiefly e-mail messages from Warren County native Adam Ritter to his parents while stationed in Iraq with an infantry brigade. He describes numerous military actions in which he participated, his impressions of the Iraqi people, and the devastation caused on his base by a suicide bomber.


Tate, William "Buster" (Sc 2000), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2010 Western Kentucky University

Tate, William "Buster" (Sc 2000), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2000. E-mail correspondence of Tate while serving with the Coalition Provisional Authority during the Iraq War. Tate emphasizes military life, particularly recreational activities, his interaction with Iraqis, his work with creating economic opportunities for Iraqis after the war, and Iraqi culture and conditions during the war.


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