Author Archives: David L. Rice Library

Arch Madness 2018: “Meet Ya” Guide to the Sweet 16

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collection. *Item descriptions written by Jennifer Greene, university archivist of University Archives and Special Collections, and Susan Sauls, art collection registrar. The crowds are going crazy! … Continue reading

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You Know My Name: Bob Griese

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. In our final installment in our series, “You Know My Name”, we explore an Evansville native whom was numerous accolades in the college football and NFL: … Continue reading

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Arch Madness is Coming!

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. It is that time of year again! Arch Madness is back and we have a little bit of stiff competition. This year, the University Archives and … Continue reading

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You Know My Name: Mark “The Bird” Fidrych

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Our next entry in our blog series, “You Know My Name”, switches the America’s pastime, baseball. Evansville has a unique history with baseball such as Bosse … Continue reading

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Taking Care of Business: Double Cola

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Who does not to crack a cold and pleasant carbonated beverage on a hot, summer day? It is sweet, sugary goodness! The next business we are … Continue reading

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