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Community Oral History To Widen The Path: The Jewish Mobile Oral History Project, Deborah Gurt Jan 2023

Community Oral History To Widen The Path: The Jewish Mobile Oral History Project, Deborah Gurt

Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies

This article presents the case study of the Jewish Mobile Oral History Project of the McCall Library at the University of South Alabama as an example of a participatory archival practice. With goals to build a collection centered on a minority experience, to engage with community members, and to foster inter-communal dialogue, the project highlights affect as one vital consideration for archival record keepers, users, and subjects.


Addressing Discrimination At West Chester University: A Battle At All Levels, Aaron Stoyack Jan 2023

Addressing Discrimination At West Chester University: A Battle At All Levels, Aaron Stoyack

Ramifications

Through a series of 29 oral histories, a dataset consisting of the experiences of 29 minority or ally students and faculty was created. Analyzing their experiences revealed manners in which inequalities within WCU, particularly retaining to retention and graduation rates, could be minimized. Those experiencing discrimination have statistically lower academic performance and are more likely to drop out. To systematically address these disparities, action at the administrative, faculty, and student level is described, each of which had a positive impact on student success. The variety of methods described can inform future initiatives seeking to make WCU a more inclusive place.


Bibliography For "Martin Luther King Jr. Day: A Display Of Books Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.", Isabella Piechota, Kalea Brown Jan 2023

Bibliography For "Martin Luther King Jr. Day: A Display Of Books Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.", Isabella Piechota, Kalea Brown

Library Displays and Bibliographies

A bibliography created to accompany a display about Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in January 2023 at the Leatherby Libraries at Chapman University.


Community Engagement In Cultural Heritage A Digital Context, Maurice Murphy, Et Al. Jan 2023

Community Engagement In Cultural Heritage A Digital Context, Maurice Murphy, Et Al.

Level 3

A series of case studies outlining the application of virtual reality and digital technologies for cultural heritage is presented in this article with an aim to examine the role for community engagement and SMEs in cultural heritage within a digital context. Digital technologies can be a repository and tool for telling local stories in relation to place and time on site and virtually off-site. In a series of case studies, tools and technologies for virtual reality experiences are outlined to identify the appropriate tools which can best facilitate this community engagement. In addition, community-based digital heritage initiatives will be discussed …


Power In Portrayal: An Exploration Of The Evolving Cold War Relationship Between Germany And America Through Film, Kaleb Wentz Dec 2022

Power In Portrayal: An Exploration Of The Evolving Cold War Relationship Between Germany And America Through Film, Kaleb Wentz

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The end of the Second World War brought many questions to the United States. One of the greatest among these was what to do with defeated Germany. Many clamored for the dissolution of the former Nazi State and the shameful humbling of its people while others recognized the value of a revitalized Germany as an ally against the looming threat of an emboldened and empowered postwar Soviet Union. Though retribution held sway immediately following the war, the Cold War consensus of an alliance with West Germany and a reimagining of the German people as victims rather than perpetrators won out …


The Rehabilitation Of Fulton Bag & Cotton Mills: A Case For A Unique Public-History Site And Open-Air Museum, Nina Elsas Dec 2022

The Rehabilitation Of Fulton Bag & Cotton Mills: A Case For A Unique Public-History Site And Open-Air Museum, Nina Elsas

Master of Arts in Art and Design Theses

By the 1990s, Atlanta's historic Fulton Bag & Cotton Mills (The Mill) had fallen into extreme disrepair. After operations ceased, the 19th-century factory suffered from years of neglect, forcing the decision to either demolish or rehabilitate its industrial structures. Fortunately, a choice was made to convert the majority of Fulton Bag & Cotton Mills’ buildings into residential lofts, despite the significant financial risk. The research related to this study aims to address whether the successfully renovated Fulton Bag & Cotton Mills could identify as an open-air museum.

Answers to this question were obtained from Primary Sources (such as interviews and …


Historical Revisionism: Revising Or Rewriting, Tyce Shank Nov 2022

Historical Revisionism: Revising Or Rewriting, Tyce Shank

Senior Honors Theses

Historical revisionism has long been a part of effective academic historiography. A constant re-analysis of the past and how previous historians came to their conclusions about it enable corrections to be made and new findings to be incorporated into modern and future historical metanarratives. While plentiful positive examples of this practice exist, in part because of an understanding of history as a discipline and how it is correctly and incorrectly represented in adaptations, notable poor and inappropriate examples of revisionism also exist. These rewrites are usually political and are often contested by political opponents and academics, but nevertheless persist. Understanding …


The Intrepid One: Fascism & The Death Of Antonio Ascari, Paul Baxa Nov 2022

The Intrepid One: Fascism & The Death Of Antonio Ascari, Paul Baxa

Journal of Motorsport Culture & History

No abstract provided.


We4: Leisure Quotes, Lance Gibbs Phd Nov 2022

We4: Leisure Quotes, Lance Gibbs Phd

We Exist Series 4: Quotes

Welcome to the fourth exhibit in the series of “We Exist”. In this section we have selected quotes that represent and explain how Maine’s Black residents’ create the processes behind their engagement in particular leisure activities. The quotes also highlight the particular types of leisure activities that Maine’s Black residents suggest that they are involved in. The quotes are taken from transcripts of the oral history project "'Home Is Where I Make It': African American Community and Activism in Greater Portland, Maine”. The interview subjects are all native to Maine or are longtime residents of Maine. The original intent of …


Adm 36/9943 Muster Table Of Hm Armed Storeship Supply, Part 2, British Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Adm 36/9943 Muster Table Of Hm Armed Storeship Supply, Part 2, British Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Ships Carrying Returning Germans, 1783

No abstract provided.


Adm 36/9943. Muster Table Of Hm Armed Storeship Supply, Part 1, British Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Adm 36/9943. Muster Table Of Hm Armed Storeship Supply, Part 1, British Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Ships Carrying Returning Germans, 1783

No abstract provided.


Letters From Captain Edward Le Cras, Adm 174-118, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Letters From Captain Edward Le Cras, Adm 174-118, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Ships Carrying Returning Germans, 1783

No abstract provided.


Muster Tables Dauphin Adm 52-1694, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Muster Tables Dauphin Adm 52-1694, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Ships Carrying Returning Germans, 1783

No abstract provided.


Muster Table Of The Dauphin Adm 36-9970, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Muster Table Of The Dauphin Adm 36-9970, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Ships Carrying Returning Germans, 1783

No abstract provided.


Nmm Por/G/1, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Nmm Por/G/1, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

James Gambler Letters

No abstract provided.


Nmm Por-F-16, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Nmm Por-F-16, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

James Gambler Letters

No abstract provided.


Hms Emerald Muster Book, 1782, June, The National Archive, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Emerald Muster Book, 1782, June, The National Archive, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Garland Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9773, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Garland Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9773, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Nonsuch Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9756, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Nonsuch Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9756, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Quebec Muster Books, 1782-1783, Adm 36-9209, Part 2, The Natonal Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Quebec Muster Books, 1782-1783, Adm 36-9209, Part 2, The Natonal Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Quebec Muster Books 1782-1783, Adm 36-9209, Part 1, The National Archives, Kew Oct 2022

Hms Quebec Muster Books 1782-1783, Adm 36-9209, Part 1, The National Archives, Kew

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Solitaire Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9574, Part 2, The National Archive, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Hitorical Association Oct 2022

Hms Solitaire Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9574, Part 2, The National Archive, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Hitorical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Lucifer Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9812, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Lucifer Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9812, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Centurion Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-10065, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Centurion Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-10065, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hm Armed Storeship Supply Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9943, Part 2, Tha National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hm Armed Storeship Supply Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9943, Part 2, Tha National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hmat Hind Muster Book, 1782-1783, Adm 36-9922, Part 1, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hmat Hind Muster Book, 1782-1783, Adm 36-9922, Part 1, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Hornet Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9901, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Hornet Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9901, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hm Armed Storeship Supply Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9943, Part 2, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hm Armed Storeship Supply Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-9943, Part 2, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hms Santa Margarita Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-10055, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hms Santa Margarita Muster Book, 1783, Adm 36-10055, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.


Hmass Dauphin, 1783, Adm 36-9970, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Oct 2022

Hmass Dauphin, 1783, Adm 36-9970, The National Archives, Kew, Johannes Schwalm Historical Association

Royal Navy Muster Tables 1783-1784

No abstract provided.