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Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Dec 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for December 2, 2008 meeting.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding banquet, awards, university emergency response team, tennis courts, Alpha Delta Pi and legislation.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 24, 2008 meeting.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 18, 2008 meeting.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss organizational aid, commercial and legislation.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 11, 2008 meeting.


Simmons, James M., 1851-1935 (Sc 1809), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Nov 2008

Simmons, James M., 1851-1935 (Sc 1809), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1809. Notes for a political speech delivered by James M. Simmons in Plum Springs, Warren County, Kentucky, 1 November 1884. Also, check from the P.J. Potter Bank written by Simmons and a copy of a typescript of his obituary.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding homecoming, diversity issues and legislation.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Nov 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for November 3, 2008 meeting.


Now He Belong To The Ages: Memorializing Abraham Lincoln, Jonathan Jeffrey Nov 2008

Now He Belong To The Ages: Memorializing Abraham Lincoln, Jonathan Jeffrey

DLSC Faculty and Staff Publications

Reviled by many of his fellow Kentuckians while he was president, Abraham Lincoln became Kentucky’s, and America’s, idol during the 20th century. The Commonwealth is home to a growing list of notable Lincoln memorials. This article examines the history and folklore surrounding a number of these monuments.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding lock down of campus on October 22, homecoming, buy-a-book scholarships, committee appointments and legislation.


Ritter, George Kinslow, 1866-1947 (Sc 1782), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Ritter, George Kinslow, 1866-1947 (Sc 1782), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1782. Certified tally of votes cast in the Sartain Precinct, Barren County, Kentucky for all the candidates running in the statewide election of November 1899. Signed by George K. Ritter, one of the election judges.


Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 1882-1945 (Sc 1786), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 1882-1945 (Sc 1786), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1786. Signature of Franklin Delano Roosevelt as governor of New York on unknown official document dated 18 June 1930. Collection contains lower portion of document only.


Sampson, Flemon Davis, 1875-1967 (Sc 1792), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Sampson, Flemon Davis, 1875-1967 (Sc 1792), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1792. Correspondence with family members of Flemon D. Sampson, former governor of Kentucky, and a deed for a large tract of land in eastern Kentucky.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss tuition, elections, homecoming, commercial and resolutions.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for October 21, 2008 meeting.


Creel, Milton P., 1851-1913 (Sc 1793), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Creel, Milton P., 1851-1913 (Sc 1793), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1793. Two political letters from Milton P. Creel, Central City, Kentucky announcing his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the state's Third District D.C. Congressional seat.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding meeting with regent Judi Hughes, t-shirts, provide-a-ride video and upcoming events.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for October 14, 2008 meeting.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding budget, commercial and resolutions.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for October 11, 2008 meeting.


Jenkins, William Marshall, Jr., 1918-2002 (Sc 1748), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Jenkins, William Marshall, Jr., 1918-2002 (Sc 1748), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1748. Unpublished manuscript, "Mr. Democrat," written by William Marshall Jenkins Jr. about the political career of Alben W. Barkley, former U.S. Representative and Senator from Kentucky and former Vice President under Harry Truman. Chiefly excerpts from his speeches and remarks made on the floor of the House and Senate.


Hunter, Whiteside Godfrey, 1841-1917 (Sc 1765), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Hunter, Whiteside Godfrey, 1841-1917 (Sc 1765), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1765. Letters from Whiteside Godfrey Hunter, former state legislator and U.S. Congressman, to E. Scott Brown, attorney, Scottsville, Allen County, Kentucky, requesting his support for Republican candidates. He also indicates he has requested Sidney P. Hardcastle be appointed postmaster at Settle, Allen County, Kentucky.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss mock election, organizational aid, buy-a-book and announcements.


Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association Oct 2008

Meeting Agenda, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Agenda for October 6, 2008 meeting.


Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 (Sc 1768), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Oct 2008

Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 (Sc 1768), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1768. Letter, 26 April 1825, from Andrew Jackson, Nashville, Tennessee to A. P. Maury, also of Nashville, in which he declines to act as guardian for the children of the late Major John Reid owing to ill health and increased responsibilities.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Sep 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss SGA week, homecoming and campus cleanup day.


Political Conventions - Democratic, 1852 (Sc 40), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2008

Political Conventions - Democratic, 1852 (Sc 40), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid and scan (Click on "additional files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 40. Letter to Dr. W.P. Reyburn from four Louisiana state delegates to the National Democratic Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, June 1852, appointing him their representative and instructing him to vote for General Lewis Cass for President.


Rodes Collection (Sc 33), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Sep 2008

Rodes Collection (Sc 33), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid and scan (Click on "additional files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 33. Letter (facsimile) written by Andrew Jackson, U.S. President, 1845, Hermitage, Tennessee, to Major William B. Lewis, regarding national politics, and an invitation to Mr. & Mrs. John G. Barrett, Louisville, Kentucky, to a reception for President and Mrs. Hayes at the Galt House, Louisville, Kentucky, 1877.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Sep 2008

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss Nappy Roots concert, campus safety walk, retreat, buy-a-book, Western Wednesdays, appointments and legislation.