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Can't Turn Around, We've Come This Far By Faith: Day 4, John M. Rudy Mar 2015

Can't Turn Around, We've Come This Far By Faith: Day 4, John M. Rudy

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

"...today I want to say to the people of America and the nations of the world, that we are not about to turn around. We are on the move now. Yes, we are on the move and no wave of racism can stop us. We are on the move now."

The last time I went to a Catholic Mass was on Easter last year. My head was in a bad place. I felt all alone. Mom was gone. and the landscape of the world looked entirely foreign. Even the Mass itself had changed. New responses replaced old ingrained phrases. My ...


Meriwether, Charles (Lg 140), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Dec 2014

Meriwether, Charles (Lg 140), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Land Grant 140. Typescript copy of a land grant, 2 July 1808, by which John Sevier, Governor of Tennessee, granted to Charles Meriwether, assignee of John Gray Blount and Thomas Blount, 117 acres in Montgomery County, Tennessee.


Wilson, John W. (Sc 2865), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2014

Wilson, John W. (Sc 2865), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid and full text (click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 2865. Letter, 2 July 1864, of John W. Wilson, Company B, 2nd Kentucky Battalion Cavalry, written from Bristol, Virginia to the father of Private James Minter informing him that his son was killed at the 2nd Battle of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky and praising his character. Includes associated data on Wilson and Minter.


Slavery - Kentucky (Mss 45), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jun 2014

Slavery - Kentucky (Mss 45), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 45. Photocopy of Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves (1941), transcriptions of oral interviews which recount many aspects of being a slave in nineteenth century Kentucky. The interviews were conducted during the 1930s, part of a Federal Writers’ Project funded by the Works Progress Administration project and administered by the Library of Congress.


French, Richard, 1792-1854 (Sc 2825), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2014

French, Richard, 1792-1854 (Sc 2825), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2825. Letter of U. S. Representative Richard French, 29 December 1844, written from Washington, D.C. to his wife in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. He expresses regret for the time spent away from home, acknowledges the need to consult with her about their future after his return, and discusses apparent tensions between her and a farm manager.


Dawson, Ella Mai (Randolph), 1892-1991 (Mss 397), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jun 2012

Dawson, Ella Mai (Randolph), 1892-1991 (Mss 397), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 397. Family correspondence, church materials, greeting cards and other personal papers of Ella Mai (Randolph) Dawson, a native of Logan County, Kentucky and resident of Clarksville, Tennessee. Includes voter registration and urban renewal materials relating to African Americans.


Meriwether Family Papers (Mss 44), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives May 2012

Meriwether Family Papers (Mss 44), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 44. Typed copies of personal and legal papers, 1791-1840 (43) of Charles Meriwether, a pioneer doctor of Christian County, Kentucky; family letters (originals) of Caroline Gordon Tate, author and educator, 1938-1947 (18); and family letters (originals) of Dorothy Dix, newspaper columnist, 1930-1949 (13).


Barrow, David, 1753-1819 (Sc 203), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2011

Barrow, David, 1753-1819 (Sc 203), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 203. Photocopy of a contract for a subscription school drawn up 7 November 1800 by David Barrow, a Baptist preacher and teacher in Montgomery County, Kentucky. The document specifies the length of the school term, compensation for the schoolmaster , and rules of conduct. Also includes a list of the subscribers.


Wyatt, Albert F., 1861-1943 (Sc 1959), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jul 2009

Wyatt, Albert F., 1861-1943 (Sc 1959), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1959. Letter, 14 April 1908, from A. F. Wyatt, Mt. Sterling, Kentucky to H. R. Cowles, Statesville, North Carolina regarding the availability of horses for sale.


Porter, Charles, D. 1809 (Sc 10), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Mar 2008

Porter, Charles, D. 1809 (Sc 10), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 10. Will for Charles Porter, d. 1809, Montgomery County, Maryland.


Northcott Collection (Mss 40), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2008

Northcott Collection (Mss 40), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 40. Fifty-three diaries (1859-1918) and other writings of Henry Clay Northcott, 1822-1918, Methodist circuit preacher and farmer of northern Kentucky; correspondence (1870-1883) of his daughter, music teacher Kate N. Thomas, 1850-1889; and her husband, Bruce F. Thomas, 1853?-1882, lawyer of Vanceburg, Kentucky.


The Grizzly, March 6, 1987, Joseph F. Pirro, Debra Kamens, Lora L. Hart, Angela M. Salas, Tricia Walker, Jill Theurer, Bridget Algeo, Elliot Tannenbaum, Vince Leskusky, John Mcgurk, Andrea Power Mar 1987

The Grizzly, March 6, 1987, Joseph F. Pirro, Debra Kamens, Lora L. Hart, Angela M. Salas, Tricia Walker, Jill Theurer, Bridget Algeo, Elliot Tannenbaum, Vince Leskusky, John Mcgurk, Andrea Power

Ursinus College Grizzly Newspaper

The Bermans: From Pennsburg to Vatican in Search of Beauty • Letters: I've Been Teaching Creative Writing for Thirty-Five Years, says Dolman; Ashman After Fire Dies Down; Forum Committee Clears Confusion; $10,000 Plus Without Copy Machines; Swimming's Sieracki Steps Out • Pro Theatre to Present Our Town • Sue Ashman Says so Long • Bears Take Third at MAC Championships Best Finish in 38 Years • Women's B-Ball Team Holds Heads High • Men's Indoor Track Goes to Maine • Men Hoopsters Suffer Tough Loss to Washington to End '86-'87 • Runner Mike Griffin Rises Early to Set Records • Danville's Donahoe ...


The Grizzly, November 2, 1979, Brian Barlow, Thomas A. Reilly, Joey Lazar, Larry Muscarella, Jay Repko, Tracy Nadzak, Jean Morrison, John O'Neill, Martin Sacks, David Garner Nov 1979

The Grizzly, November 2, 1979, Brian Barlow, Thomas A. Reilly, Joey Lazar, Larry Muscarella, Jay Repko, Tracy Nadzak, Jean Morrison, John O'Neill, Martin Sacks, David Garner

Ursinus College Grizzly Newspaper

TCE Level Too High? Collegeville Water Poisoning Level Questioned • Greaseband to Present Return Performance In Helfferich • Senior Plays Role As Big Brother • Letters to the Editor • Roving Reporter: Infirmary services • Tull: Another Visit From The Past • Music News: Foreigner, Tom Petty • The Best Of The Seventies - Part 2 • Homecoming 1979 • Volleyball Team Continues Up And Down • Hockey's 3 & 4 Finish Season • JV Hockey Ties Rams, 1-1 • Gridders Upset Dutchmen • Five Honored • Cross Country Wins Two More • Espo Paces Booter Win • Hockey Edges Rivals


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 28, 1891, [Whole Number: 832], Providence Independent May 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 28, 1891, [Whole Number: 832], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 21, 1891, [Whole Number: 831], Providence Independent May 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 21, 1891, [Whole Number: 831], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 14, 1891, [Whole Number: 830], Providence Independent May 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 14, 1891, [Whole Number: 830], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 7, 1891, [Whole Number: 829], Providence Independent May 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, May 7, 1891, [Whole Number: 829], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 30, 1891, [Whole Number: 828], Providence Independent Apr 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 30, 1891, [Whole Number: 828], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 23, 1891, [Whole Number: 827], Providence Independent Apr 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 23, 1891, [Whole Number: 827], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 16, 1891, [Whole Number: 826], Providence Independent Apr 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 16, 1891, [Whole Number: 826], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 9, 1891, [Whole Number: 825], Providence Independent Apr 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 9, 1891, [Whole Number: 825], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 2, 1891, [Whole Number: 824], Providence Independent Apr 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, April 2, 1891, [Whole Number: 824], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 26, 1891, [Whole Number: 823], Providence Independent Mar 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 26, 1891, [Whole Number: 823], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 19, 1891, [Whole Number: 822], Providence Independent Mar 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 19, 1891, [Whole Number: 822], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 12, 1891, [Whole Number: 821], Providence Independent Mar 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 12, 1891, [Whole Number: 821], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 5, 1891, [Whole Number: 820], Providence Independent Mar 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, March 5, 1891, [Whole Number: 820], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 26, 1891, [Whole Number: 819], Providence Independent Feb 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 26, 1891, [Whole Number: 819], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 19, 1891, [Whole Number: 818], Providence Independent Feb 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 19, 1891, [Whole Number: 818], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 12, 1891, [Whole Number: 817], Providence Independent Feb 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 12, 1891, [Whole Number: 817], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.


Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 5, 1891, [Whole Number: 816], Providence Independent Feb 1891

Providence Independent, V. 16, Thursday, February 5, 1891, [Whole Number: 816], Providence Independent

Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898

[4] p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.