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Creators of the Month: John Charles Campbell and Olive D. Campbell

[Each month we feature a "creator" or one of the SHC's manuscript collections. In archival terms, a creator is defined as an individual, group, or organization that is responsible for a collection's production, accumulation, or formation.] John Charles Campbell and … Continue reading

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Thar She Blows

We recently uncovered a single-item collection with this intriguing title: “Sailor’s Journal, 30 March-24 April 1847″ (#5219-z). Although not completely unheard of, this is a bit of a strange one in that it’s totally unattributed. Normally, our collections are tied … Continue reading

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New Collections (21 May 2008)

Mahlon D. Cushman Diary (#5379-z) Mahlon D. Cushman, a Union soldier during the Civil War, served as a private in Company I of the 16th Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 1862-1864. As part of the Union garrison at Plymouth, N.C., the 16th … Continue reading

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Newly Revised and Described (18 April 2008)

Knight Foundation Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics Records (#4687) The Knight Foundation Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics (Knight Commission) was established in 1989 with the purpose of drafting a reform agenda for the administration of intercollegiate sports. The Commission was dissolved in … Continue reading

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