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“I Don’T Mean To Be Defiant Or Anything…”: Instructional Films For Girls, 1945-1960, Jill Anderson Dec 2008

“I Don’T Mean To Be Defiant Or Anything…”: Instructional Films For Girls, 1945-1960, Jill Anderson

Jill E. Anderson

No abstract provided.


University Of South Florida Libraries Holocaust & Genocide Studies Draft Business Plan, Mark I. Greenberg Nov 2008

University Of South Florida Libraries Holocaust & Genocide Studies Draft Business Plan, Mark I. Greenberg

Mark I. Greenberg

Genocide and mass violence have become global threats to peace and security and a sad testament to the human condition. Almost a half million genocide and torture victims currently reside in the United States, with millions more suffering silently in other parts of the world. Recognizing an important opportunity to unify the University of South Florida’s wide-ranging Holocaust & genocide studies initiatives and to contribute to global education and action, the USF Libraries have created a global interdisciplinary center to better understand and prevent genocide. USF Libraries Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center will become an internationally recognized center for the quality ...


“Youth Driven Research: Finding A Voice.”, Claudia Dold, Richard Chapman Oct 2008

“Youth Driven Research: Finding A Voice.”, Claudia Dold, Richard Chapman

Claudia J. Dold

No abstract provided.


"How To Keep Up In Your Field When You Are No Longer A Student” In “Building Community Research Partnerships”, Claudia Dold, Ardis Hanson Sep 2008

"How To Keep Up In Your Field When You Are No Longer A Student” In “Building Community Research Partnerships”, Claudia Dold, Ardis Hanson

Claudia J. Dold

No abstract provided.


No Time For Adolescence: Growing Up In War-Torn London, Daphne Freeman, Dale Freeman Jul 2008

No Time For Adolescence: Growing Up In War-Torn London, Daphne Freeman, Dale Freeman

Dale H. Freeman

Memoir of UMB Archivist Dale Freeman's mother, Daphne G. Freeman (1925- ) about her growing up in London during the Blitz and first hand account of World War II.


Documenting Second Wave Feminism: Regional Collecting R/Evolutions, Session “Documenting A Revolution: Second Wave Feminism And Beyond!, Danelle L. Moon Jul 2008

Documenting Second Wave Feminism: Regional Collecting R/Evolutions, Session “Documenting A Revolution: Second Wave Feminism And Beyond!, Danelle L. Moon

Danelle L. Moon

No abstract provided.


"Implementing Ipods: A Success Story At The University Of South Florida Libraries Oral History Program, Mark I. Greenberg Apr 2008

"Implementing Ipods: A Success Story At The University Of South Florida Libraries Oral History Program, Mark I. Greenberg

Mark I. Greenberg

No abstract provided.


The Mass. Memories Road Show: Some Notes On Bridging And Bonding, Joanne M. Riley Mar 2008

The Mass. Memories Road Show: Some Notes On Bridging And Bonding, Joanne M. Riley

Joanne M. Riley

Four years ago, the Mass. Studies Project at UMass Boston launched a cultural heritage project that we dubbed the “Mass. Memories Road Show,” a real-world mashup of PBS’s Antiques Road Show (people bring their personal stuff to a local event for professional perusal) and the Library of Congress’ American Memory Project (digitize historic stuff and share it with the world). Our ambitious goal was – and still is! – to visit each of the 351 communities in Massachusetts, inviting residents to bring in photographs that reflect themselves and their families in that community. At the public “Road Show” events, we digitize ...


Making Of A People: The Past 150 Years Of Civic Growth In Allen County, Indiana, Cheryl B. Truesdell Dec 2007

Making Of A People: The Past 150 Years Of Civic Growth In Allen County, Indiana, Cheryl B. Truesdell

Cheryl B. Truesdell

The “Making of a People: the Past 150 Years of Civic Growth in Allen County, Indiana” grant brought together as partners the Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society, IPFW Center of Excellence: Mike Downs Center for Indiana Politics and Helmke Library, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. Together they provided documents related to Fort Wayne’s early government: Fort Wayne’s Annual Reports, Fort Wayne Ordinances and Codes, Allen County Election Return Books, and photographs of Fort Wayne’s early government for digitization.


'Hussel,' 'Bussel' And 'Kussel,' Or, Using Google Books To Stalk The Elusive Alfred Russel Wallace, Charles H. Smith Dec 2007

'Hussel,' 'Bussel' And 'Kussel,' Or, Using Google Books To Stalk The Elusive Alfred Russel Wallace, Charles H. Smith

Charles H. Smith

No abstract provided.