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Sanders, William Willard "Whitey," B. 1931 (Mss 659), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2019

Sanders, William Willard "Whitey," B. 1931 (Mss 659), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 659. Correspondence, articles and miscellaneous material documenting the career of newspaper editorial cartoonist Bill “Whitey” Sanders. Includes letters from readers, public figures and fellow cartoonists, video of programs and appearances, and material related to Sanders’ books and his participation in professional organizations. Correspondence, articles and miscellaneous material documenting the career of newspaper editorial cartoonist Bill Whitey” Sanders. Includes letters from readers, public figures and fellow cartoonists, video of programs and appearances, and material related to Sanders’ books and his participation in professional organizations.


Ballew, William A., 1842-1915 (Sc 3277), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2018

Ballew, William A., 1842-1915 (Sc 3277), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 3277. Letter, 12 November 1864, from William A. Ballew to Thomas Hopkins, Clinton County, Kentucky. Writing from Spring Hill, Tennessee, where he is serving with the 12th Kentucky Infantry, Ballew notes his regiment’s support of presidential candidate George B. McClellan (“little mack”). Although they were not yet enfranchised, he cites a mock election held by African Americans in Nashville as evidence for President Abraham Lincoln’s likely reelection. He notes the good health of his fellow soldiers, including Hopkins’ two sons, Lewis and Shelby.


Ua12/2/33 Black History Month, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History Feb 2014

Ua12/2/33 Black History Month, Wku Association For The Study Of African American Life & History

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WKU Black History Month events poster.


Graham, Robert Duke, 1900-1984 (Mss 473), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2013

Graham, Robert Duke, 1900-1984 (Mss 473), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 473. Correspondence and scrapbooks of Robert D. Graham, Democratic mayor of Bowling Green, Kentucky from 1960-1963 and 1968-1971. The materials mostly document his public career, but some personal papers, including those of his wife Edith, are included.


Poe Family Papers (Sc 1116), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2013

Poe Family Papers (Sc 1116), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1116. Chiefly letters to James E. Poe, a Warren County, Kentucky native, who later lived in Colorado and Washington Territory, from his family in Kentucky. They write of crops, weather, and their health. They also ask Jim to lead a sober life and consider returning home. Evidently Poe went west after a run-in with the law concerning the making of illegalalcohol. Also, data related to the collection.


Parks, Sherman, B. 1890? (Sc 1006), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2013

Parks, Sherman, B. 1890? (Sc 1006), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and full-text scan (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 1006. Letters, 1933 (2), written by Sherman Parks, Madisonville, Kentucky, to Joseph F. Garnett, Hopkinsville, Kentucky. Parks, as an officer in the Hopkins County and Kentucky Colored Independent Voters Leagues, requests assistance, including monetary aid to promote the recruitment of African- Americans to Kentucky’s Democratic Party.


Carter, Chillon Conway, 1830-1891 (Mss 112), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2013

Carter, Chillon Conway, 1830-1891 (Mss 112), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and typescripts of selected material for Manuscripts Collection 112. Correspondence, chiefly written by Monroe County, Kentucky native Chillon Conway Carter, to his wife, Lucinda E. and his two daughters Nancy G. and Louisa A., during the Civil War. Also includes letters written to Carter by his brother, John B. Carter, who lived in White County, Illinois.


Bramlette, Thomas Elliott, 1817-1875 (Sc 720), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2012

Bramlette, Thomas Elliott, 1817-1875 (Sc 720), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 720. Letter written by Thomas Elliott Bramlette, Louisville, Kentucky, to President Andrew Johnson, Washington, D.C., concerning recommendation that Bramlette had made for a state political appointment which he wants disregarded as he has learned that the man recommended “is a radical of the negro suffrage and impeachment school.”


Onyekwuluje, Anne B. (Sc 2473), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2011

Onyekwuluje, Anne B. (Sc 2473), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2473. Interviews conducted by Anne B. Onyekwuluje with seven individuals about the life and influence of Georgia Montgomery Davis Powers, the first woman elected to the Kentucky state Senate in 1963. They discuss their political relationships with Powers and her influence in politics and the Civil Rights movement.


Underwood Collection (Mss 58), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2011

Underwood Collection (Mss 58), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 58. Correspondence, diaries, papers, and genealogical materials of Joseph Rogers Underwood, U.S. Senator from Bowling Green, Kentucky, his wife Elizabeth Cox Underwood, his brother Warner Lewis Underwood, and his son, John Cox Underwood.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 54, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1975

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 54, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Leake, Betsy. Concert Committee May Have No Power
  • John Dean Will Speak Tonight at 8
  • Caudill, Tom. Regents Okay Record Budget, Academic Proposals
  • Steen, Janet. Gen. Russell Dougherty to Speak at May 10 Commencement
  • Strehl, Mary. Year in Review: Progress Was Like a Tortoise
  • Should Residents Pay More for Air-Conditioned Dorms?
  • McMahon, William. Seeks Academic Growth
  • Beliles, Mark & Tom Cooper. Stand Up Christians
  • Food Survey Completed
  • Gibbons, David. WKU Grad Finds Going Rough – Billy Howell
  • Bond, Beverly. WKU Orchestra to Give Final Concert
  • Tomorrow is ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 50, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1975

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 50, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Leake, Betsy. Associated Student Government Abandons Plans for Final Concert This Semester
  • Day, Mary. Phi Mu, Alpha Kappa Psi Win Top Honors in Greek Week
  • Adams, Anne. Nursing Gets Approval to Plan 4-Year Program
  • Chances for Vet School at Western Get Snagged
  • Prof Wins Award – Robert Martin
  • Kentucky Collegiate Veterans Association Elect Officers
  • Steve Henry’s Entertainment Plan is Inadequate
  • Ombudsman – Dormitory Visitation Policy
  • Tolopka, Stephen. Favors Evaluation Change
  • Daugherty, Sharon. Canteen, Sand Needed
  • Watkins, Allan. Favors Nude Models
  • Vogt, Christy. Encourages Involvement
  • Segda, Janet ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 48, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1975

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 48, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Leake, Betsy. Polls Remain Open as Campaigns End
  • Wethington, Jay. John Dean Postpones Lecture Here Until April 29
  • Caudill, Tom. Jeff Consolo Says Associated Student Government Needs More Student Involvement
  • Faculty Wives Club Name Richard Walker Outstanding Senior
  • Sigma Nu and Alpha Xi Delta Win Track Meet
  • Music Teacher is Conductor – James Godfrey
  • Taylor, Ken. Students Evaluate Teachers, Classes
  • Required Library Course Useful; Freshman Orientation Unnecessary
  • Harris, Roger. Ombudsman: Publishing Firm’s Politics Draw Complaints
  • Stewart, Tony. Critical of Tom Blair
  • Whitman, Connie. Likes Steve ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 47, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1975

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 47, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Leake, Betsy. Polls Open Monday to Elect Associated Student Government Officers
  • Matteson, Teri. The Tornado: Scars Remain as a Constant Reminder of April 3, 1974
  • Coffey, Bob. Getting into the Swim of It
  • Bruce, Don Fill in Blanks for Letter to the Editor
  • Payne, David. Supports Steve Henry
  • Cross, Al. Favors Tom Blair
  • Harmon, Frank. Likes Steve Henry
  • McCubbin, Mary. Endorses John Butchko
  • Day, Mary. for Nancy Wilk
  • Butchko, John. Butchko: No Hassles
  • Litchfield, Gerry & Jefferson Hartzog. Against John Dean Speech
  • Adams, Anne. Activities Candidates Rick Kelley, Marc Levy Say Entertainment is the Issue
  • Reynolds, Jim. Administrative Vice President Candidates Disagree on Need for Class Officers – John Butchko, Christy Vogt
  • What’s Happening – Alpha Kappa Psi, Future Farmers of America, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Backpackers Club, Eta Sigma Gamma, Alpha Xi Delta, Alpha Phi Omega, Alpha Delta Pi, Young Democrats, Fencing
  • Part-Time Athletic Discount is Approved
  • Volunteer Bureau Made Part of Associated Student Government
  • Progress Made in Academic Council
  • Bookstore Prices Cut by Associated Student Government Move
  • Parking Board Gets Associated Student Government Input
  • Entertainment had Diversity This Year
  • Faculty Evaluation: Some Gains Made Diversity This Year
  • Jeff Consolo Notes Progress in His Term
  • Johnson, Rickie. Treasurer Johnson Asks Yes Vote on Amendment
  • Resolution Boxscore
  • News in Brief – Enrollment, Robert Hoffman, Talisman
  • Bond, Beverly. Milwaukee Orchestra, Western Dancers to Perform
  • Bishop, Priscilla. Students Plan to Study Abroad This Summer
  • Collins, Don. Ted Hornback’s Net Team to Entertain Ohio Valley Conference Contenders
  • Harris, Roger & Richard Payton. Track Will Crowded as Men, Women Test Foes
  • Rogers, Ricky. Toppers Carry 1-9 Mark to Murray - Baseball
  • Mike Odemns in All-Star Game; Paul Dietzel to Head Ohio Valley Conference?
  • Softball Games Finally ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 43, Wku Student Affairs Mar 1975

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 43, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Caudill, Tom. University is Taking Measures to End Bomb Threats
  • Leake, Betsy. Primary Election for Associated Student Government is Canceled
  • 20-Mile Walkathon Set Tomorrow – Muscular Dystrophy
  • Leake, Betsy. Student Government Approves Constitutional Change
  • Matteson, Teri. Commuters Lament Missing Campus Activities
  • Gregory, Jim. Students May Register to Vote at Courthouse
  • Today is Deadline for Adding Bi-Terms
  • Threats Defeat Student Interest
  • Butchko, John. Criticizes Associated Student Government Coverage
  • Wurster, Robert. Annoyed by Cameras
  • Adamchak, Donald. Food Stamp Reply
  • Omega Psi Phi. the Muscular Dystrophy Charity Walk
  • Harris ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 31, Wku Student Affairs Jan 1971

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 50, No. 31, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Hightower, Paul. Committee to Study Associated Student Constitutions
  • Western’s Dean of Public Relations, Robert Cochran, Dies in Louisville
  • Ralph, Mason. Richard Nixon Cites Six Point Plan
  • MIT Ensemble Plays Thursday
  • Activity Almanac
  • State Financier is Delaying Proceedings. For Married Student Housing There May be a Grim Future
  • Western Loses a Devoted Friend – Robert Cochran
  • Lyne, John. Says Kept in Dark about Appointment
  • Hoppe, Arthur. Propagating the Senility System on Capitol Hill
  • Cinema Guild Sets Schedule
  • Patterson, Tom. A Trip to the Lion’s Den ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 48, No. 6, Wku Student Affairs Oct 1968

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 48, No. 6, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletics and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.

  • Rally, Bonfire to Kindle Hot Weekend
  • Homocoming Queen to be Named at Game
  • Richard Nixon, Marlowe Cook Win Mock Election
  • Connelly, Linda & Gail Barton. Bergen Evans Challenges Never Stop Searching for Meaning of Justice
  • Community Concert Year to Open with James Dick
  • Tonight - 'Apollo' Opens
  • Grades Overshadow Classroom Learning
  • George Wallace Support Threatens Two-Party Political System
  • Public Defenders React Ominously to Discontent
  • Tucker, Bruce. The George Wallace Myth
  • Student Editors Choose Richard Nixon in Nation-Wide Collegiate Poll
  • McDaniel, Mike. Negro Athletes Spark Controversy
  • Can Mother Beat Draft?
  • Cunningham, Mike & Alana White. 'Aides' for Training School Gain Experience While Earning
  • White, Alana & Ellen Bennett. The Association Reveals Flair & Humor in Interview
  • Newman Center Sets Dedication for Sunday
  • Fraternity Fall Rush Concludes as Pledge Class Size Increases
  • Gemini 15 to Perform in Atlanta
  • Equipment Donated to Western by General Motors
  • Cunningham, Mike. English Coach Teaches Elementary Students
  • Schuhmann, Paul. Photo Spread - Queen Hopefuls Survey Domain
  • Student Wives Club to Sponsor Masquerade Dance Wednesday
  • Connelly, Linda. Tutorial Program Goal: Aiding Underprivileged
  • The Association concert photos
  • Russell, Phil. Mexico After Years of Revolution
  • Draper, Chip. Jimmy Feix -- His Name is Etched Among Greats
  • Pi Kappa Alpha aka Pikes Lead Greeks; Roadrunners Escape


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. Xvi, No. 13, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1940

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. Xvi, No. 13, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include:

  • Alumni Flashes
  • Athletics
  • Blow Blarney Bluff
  • College High Times
  • Faculty Notes
  • Personals
  • Society
  • Student Organizations
  • Tower Light
  • Vox Studentium

This issue contains articles:

  • Six Seniors Included in 1940 College “Who’s Who”
  • Life Magazine May Photograph Textile Display – Kentucky Museum
  • Peace Syndicate Formed at Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Association
  • Music Contest Attracts 3,500
  • Governor Appoints New Regents
  • Senators to try Constable Searcy, Alleged Murderer – Congress Debating Club
  • College Heights Herald Receives Three Awards
  • Barbed Wire and Trenches
  • We Can’t Live Without ‘Em
  • Court Trouble – Tennis ...