Category Archives: holidays

Saving the Planet

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. April 22, 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.  The 1960’s and 1970’s were decades of change, of unrest. The hippie movement of the 1960’s was still going … Continue reading

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The Christmas Tree

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. O Tannenbaum, o Tannenbaum, wie treu sind deine Blätter! Du grünst nicht nur zur Sommerzeit, Nein auch im Winter, wenn es schneit. O Tannenbaum, o Tannenbaum, wie treu sind deine … Continue reading

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Things are looking Grimm …

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. in University Archives and Special Collections these days! UASC is celebrating the Brothers Grimm, known for their fairy tale collections. Keep an eye out—you may see Rapunzel or Little … Continue reading

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Remembering the Past through Postcards

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. By now, any summer vacation you took is perhaps just a distant memory.  If you happened to purchase or send any postcards, you may be able to jog your … Continue reading

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#ThrowbackThursday: An Archives Halloween

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. The University Archives and Special Collections has dressed up for Halloween the past few years and used different literary works ranging from children’s literature to gothic … Continue reading

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