Category Archives: British History

“I’m the King of the World”: The Titanic Disaster

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Before there was social media, most individuals received their information from newspapers. Since newspapers have been around, they have provided society information on local, national, and … Continue reading

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Sir Richard Owen: Going to the Dinosaurs

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Born on July 20, 1804, Owen became a world-renowned English paleontologist and anatomist. He became the first individual to classifying dinosaurs as “Dinosauria” in 1842 and … Continue reading

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Rudyard Kipling: The Power of Words

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Collected Verse was published in 1910 by British author and poet, Rudyard Kipling. This book is a collection of his poetry. He was born in Bombay, British … Continue reading

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