Category Archives: Evansville, Indiana

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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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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You Know My Name: Jerry Sloan

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Our next entry in our series, “You Know My Name”, we focus on a basketball coaching legend, Jerry Sloan. Considered one of the best coaches in … Continue reading

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Taking Care of Business: Fendrich Cigar Company

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. When you think of a celebration, some individuals think of cigars and popping a bottle of champagne. Our next entry in “Taking Care of Business”, we … Continue reading

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