Author Archives: David L. Rice Library

#OnThisDay: Ray Ryan Murder

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. On this day in 1977, Evansville and the Mob had a violent encounter because one person: Ray Ryan. Ryan was a local oilman and had his … Continue reading

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#ArchivesFest Sneak Peek: Historical Artifacts

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. *PowerPoint created by Maggie Scully, student assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. On the final day of ArchivesFest, we are going to show off … Continue reading

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#ArchivesFest Sneak Peek: Historical Documents

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. *PowerPoint created by Maggie Scully, student assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Do you enjoy learning about local, national, and international history? We are … Continue reading

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ArchivesFest Sneak Peek: Historical Books

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. *PowerPoint created by Maggie Scully, student assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Who does not like a nice book? On October 18, we are … Continue reading

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ArchivesFest Sneak Peek: Exploring Community

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. *PowerPoint created by Maggie Scully, student assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. On October 17, we want to know what community means to you! … Continue reading

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