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2010 Historically Speaking By David Ray Smith
Hardcover: $34.95
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2010 Historically Speaking is the fifth annual volume of historical articles published in The Oak Ridger newspaper. Like others in this series, the weekly stories vary from purely historical events... More > to human interest stories. The Oak Ridge Country Club, The Emory Valley Center and the Children's Museum of Oak Ridge are featured stories. Finally the history of the Greenways in Oak Ridge is also featured as is a tribute to Fred Heddleson, artist extraordinaire. I was pleased to capture these details of Oak Ridge history and am glad to bring them to you in this annual book form.< Less
2009 Historically Speaking By David Ray Smith
eBook (ePub): $15.99
2009 Historically Speaking is the fourth annual volume of historical articles published in The Oak Ridger newspaper. Like others in this series, the weekly stories vary from purely historical events... More > to human interest stories such as the "Two Brothers - A World War II Story" that tells of the struggles these brothers had during the war. One of the series of articles included is the amazing story of the "Oak Ridge Bombers" a semi-professional baseball team from Oak Ridge that existed from the time of the Manhattan Project into the 1960's. This was a proud group of African American men! The history of R & R Properties is included and Rick Chinn wrote the Foreword for the book. The history and some of the unusual events held at the University of Tennessee's Arboretum is included. Finally the history of the Comparative Animal Research Laboratory is also featured. I was pleased to capture these details of Oak Ridge history and am glad to bring them to you in this annual book form.< Less
2009 Historically Speaking By David Ray Smith
Hardcover: $34.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
2009 Historically Speaking is the fourth annual volume of historical articles published in The Oak Ridger newspaper. Like others in this series, the weekly stories vary from purely historical events... More > to human interest stories such as the "Two Brothers - A World War II Story" that tells of the struggles these brothers had during the war. One of the series of articles included is the amazing story of the "Oak Ridge Bombers" a semi-professional baseball team from Oak Ridge that existed from the time of the Manhattan Project into the 1960's. This was a proud group of African American men! The history of R & R Properties is included and Rick Chinn wrote the Foreword for the book. The history and some of the unusual events held at the University of Tennessee's Arboretum is included. Finally the history of the Comparative Animal Research Laboratory is also featured. I was pleased to capture these details of Oak Ridge history and am glad to bring them to you in this annual book form.< Less
Delina : A Middle Tennessee Crossroads Community Named for Her Beautiful Name and Still More Beautiful Character By David Smith, Haskell Roden
eBook (ePub): $15.99
A history of the early settlement of Delina, a small crossroads community in southern Middle Tennessee named for Mrs. Delina Marshall. Haskell Roden's original research into the history of Delina is... More > edited and additional materials added. Some photographs have also been added.< Less
2006 Historically Speaking : As published in the Oak Ridger Newspaper By Ray Smith
eBook (ePub): $15.99
Stories from The Secret City of Oak Ridge, TN as published in The Oak Ridger newspaper's history column - Historically Speaking during 2006. The series began in February 2006 and has been published... More > each Tuesday since. This is the first annual volume of the series.< Less
1944 Troop Train Wreck : As Published in the 2007 Historically Speaking Column of the Oak Ridger Newspaper By David Ray Smith
eBook (ePub): $13.99
Troop train wreck that occurred July 6, 1944 in the Jellico Narrows. One of the 25 worst train wrecks in the nation. Young soldiers were just going to war when the awful wreck killed 34 and injured... More > over 100 of the new recruits< Less
2007 Historically Speaking : As published in the Oak Ridger Newspaper By Ray David Smith
eBook (ePub): $15.99
Stories from The Secret City of Oak Ridge, TN as published in The Oak Ridger newspaper's history column - Historically Speaking during 2007. The series began in February 2006 and has been published... More > each Tuesday since. This is the second annual volume of the series.< Less
John Hendrix Story By David Ray Smith
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The John Hendrix Story tells the legend of the Prophet of Oak Ridge who, it is said, foretold the coming of the Manhattan Project some 40 years before the world-changing event took place.
2008 Historically Speaking - International Friendship Bell By Ray Smith
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The Oak Ridge International Friendship Bell is a symbol of Oak Ridge, TN. Born of the 50th birthday of the city, the traditional Japanese bell recognizes significant dates of World War II and key... More > elements of Tennessee and Japan. Once the subject of controversy, the bell is now a welcome addition to the Heritage Tourism of Oak Ridge.< Less
Nanyehi - Beloved Woman of the Cherokee By Becky Hobbs and Nick Sweet Cover art: Rick Caballo By Ray Smith
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Photo book of Nanyehi - Beloved Woman of the Cherokee, a musical created by Becky Hobbs, descendant of Nancy Ward, written by Becky and Nick Sweet, and starring Michelle Honaker as Nanyehi.