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US National Archives 170094 - 0003 By Luke Thompson
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Archives for Congregations: A Practical Guide to Developing a Church Archives Second Edition By National Episcopal Historians and Archivists
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A practical guide to developing a church archives. The purpose of the booklet is to help motivated lay people and clergy in the Episcopal Church to identify, preserve and make available their... More > congregation's historical records and materials.< Less
The Story of the Nations: Portugal By H. Morse (Henry Morse) Stephens
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: H. Morse Stephens (October 3, 1857 – April 16, 1919)... More > was an historian and professor of history at the University of California, Berkeley who helped to purchase the Bancroft Library, and who worked to build archives of California history, the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, and World War I.Henry Morse Stephens (he generally went by his middle name) was born on October 3, 1857 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was educated at Haileybury College, and attended Balliol College, Oxford University, where he was granted a B.A. in 1880 and an M.A. in 1892. Excerpt from:< Less
America, The Obama Nation By Henry Hills
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GOD DOES NOT PUT UNIMPORTANT THINGS IN BIBLE PROPHECY! Who knew before Benedict resigned that he would not be pope in 2013? 8 times from Sept 2011 to Sept 2012 Twitters archives show: Henry Hills... More > forewarned Benedict won't be pope in 2013! Rightly understood: Daniel & Revelation revealed that truth about Pope Benedict! Henry's book: America, the Obama Nation, explains important prophecies in Daniel and Revelation that we need to understand before the crisis is here. When we're caught up in one crisis after another in rapid succession, it may be too late to get ready! Facts that you need to know to prepare for the final crisis are documented in: America, the Obama Nation. Don't plan you fire drill or try to up your home owners insurance when the house is on fire. Get ready and be ready now rather than wing it in the midst of a crisis. America, the Obama Nation has insights that will bless you far beyond your expectations. Don't delay. Read it today< Less
The Archives Project: The Surprising and Remarkable Story of the Origins of Northern Michigan University’s Archives, 1966-1994 By Clifford F. Maier
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In this account you will learn: • Of the low priority which once was given to the preservation of historically valuable materials. • Of the vision and persistence that was responsible for... More > the change. • Of the part education and some determined Individuals played. • Of the role groups such as NMU’s History Department, the administration, the library, the State Archives of Michigan, the Michigan Archival Association, the National Archives, and the NHPRC (National Historical Publications and Records Commission) played. • Of how NMU acquired the prized Dominic Jacobetti and John Voelker Collections. • Of decisions made during this time regarding the possibilities of using NMU’S historic Longyear Hall for archival purposes, and why that effort was not successful. • Of how the issue of the preservation of NMU’s historical artifacts played out at that time. • Of who NMU’s first professional archivist was. • And much more.< Less
From the Ashes of History: Loss and Recovery of Archives and Libraries in Modern Latin America By Carlos Aguirre, Javier Villa-Flores
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The formation, organization, and accessibility of archives and libraries are critical for the production of historical narratives. They contain the materials with which historians and others... More > reconstruct past events. Archives and libraries, however, not only help produce history, but also have a history of their own. From the early colonial projects to the formation of nation states in Latin America, archives and libraries had been at the center of power struggles and conflicting ideas over patrimony and document preservation that demand historical scrutiny. Much of their collections have been lost on account of accidents or sheer negligence, but there are also cases of recovery and reconstruction that have opened new windows to the past. The essays in this volume explore several fascinating cases of destruction and recovery of archives and libraries and illuminate the ways in which those episodes help shape the writing of historical narratives and the making of collective memories.< Less
National Museum of Health & Medicine Guide to the Collections 2009 By Michael Rhode
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An overview of the holdings of the five main departments of the National Museum of Health and Medicine (previously the Army Medical Museum and the Armed Forces Medical Museum), located around... More > Washington, DC. Includes a basic listing of the major collections in the archives, anatomical, historical, neuroanatomical and embryological departments. A record will look like this sample: OHA 25 Curatorial Records: Smithsonian Correspondence, 1867-1887 .5 cubic foot, 1 box. Finding aid available, arranged, inactive, unrestricted. Incoming correspondence, mostly from Smithsonian Secretaries Joseph Henry and Spencer Baird, relating primarily to the exchange of specimens between the Museum and the Smithsonian. George A. Otis, D.L. Huntington, and John S. Billings were curators of the Museum during this time. See Museum Records: Accession Records and Curatorial Records: Letterbooks of the Curators for related correspondence. Sold for the cost of printing.< Less
The Changes In Dentistry Since 1948 - The John Mclean Archive a Living History of Dentistry Witness Seminar 2 By Nairn Wilson, Stanley Gelbier
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This transcript of a witness seminar, one of a series of five, provides an intriguing and instructional collection of memoires and insights from senior members of the dental profession and others,... More > especially since the inception of the NHS. Such seminars capture the knowledge of ‘witnesses’ to the events discussed. These seminars and associated activities form part of a history of dentistry made possible by a significant donation from the eponymous sponsor of the John McLean Archive of Living Dental History. Dr John McLean was a unique icon of British dentistry. He was a leader of the profession, holding many prestigious positions, including President of the BDA, and an expert on dental materials, operative dentistry and prosthodontics. He authored over 100 papers for peer-reviewed journals. The seminars are part of a fitting memorial to a great man and provide information that cannot easily be obtained in books and clinical and research journals.< Less
Archival Investigations for Potential Colonial-Era Shipwrecks in Ultra-Deepwater within the Gulf of Mexico By U.S. Department of the Interior
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The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), an agency of the U.S. Department of the Interior, is charged with the responsibility of considering the effects of its... More > actions on significant submerged cultural resources on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) of the United States, from State Waters to the limit of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). This protection of the nation’s cultural heritage is derived from several pieces of legislation including the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) of 1966 (as amended), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) of 1978, and Executive Order 11593.< Less
The Changing Role of Dental Care Professionals - The John Mclean Archive a Living History of Dentistry By Nairn Wilson, Stanley Gelbier
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This is the transcript of a witness seminar held at the British Dental Association in March 2012. It records the changes in the roles of Dental Professionals within the United Kingdom from the start... More > of the National Health Service to the present time. The discussion included a wide range of major participants in the politics, management and practice of Dentistry during this time. It is one of a series of seminars held as part of the John McLean History of Dentistry Archive organised between the British Dental Association and the History of Dentistry Unit at King’s College London to study the profession, especially since the time of the establishment of the National Health Service in 1948.< Less