Category Archives: Indiana

“Just an Old Sweet Song…”

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. You may know that this lyric is from “Georgia on my Mind,” but did you know that its author was not a son of the South, but rather a … Continue reading

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#ThrowbackThursday: Gresham Creek Bridge

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. In our latest edition of #ThrowbackThursday, we discuss the reconstruction of the Gresham Creek Bridge in New Harmony, Indiana was underway on this day in 1927. … Continue reading

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Hoosier Authors: Theodore Dreiser

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Resuming our series, “Hoosier Authors”, we discuss the life and works of Theodore Dreiser. During his time, he was counter-cultural, fighting against Victorian ideology and was … Continue reading

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Famous Hoosiers: Booth Tarkington

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. As our series, “Famous Hoosiers” continues, Indiana has an influential lineage of Hoosiers authors such as Norman Bridwell, Gene Stratton-Porter, John Green, Lew Wallace, and Kurt … Continue reading

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Exploring the Tri-State: Spring Mill State Park

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Do you need a few days to get away from Evansville but stay relatively close by? As we continue our series, “Exploring the Tri-State”, let us … Continue reading

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