Winter Twig Key
This interactive key to deciduous trees is based on winter twig images and is modified from a dichotomous key by E. Lucy Braun. Winter Twig Key combines side by side images of twigs with contrasting features emphasized by text and field marks. You choose the image that has the general feature most like the twig you are trying to identify and click on the image to display a new page with more choices until an identification to genus is reached. At the top of each page, the previous descriptive
Kennedy Hall, Southwestern at Memphis
This 10 x 15 cm postcard has a divided back. The printer's code is SWM 4.,This is a 1968 drawing by Alex Close of Kennedy Chemistry Building a building on the Registry of Historic Places. The building was completed in 1923 and served many years as the chemistry and biology building. Dedicated in 1968 to Dr. Berthold S. Kennedy, Class of 1912, who provided the funding to renovate the building. The Geodesic dome is on the far right and Catherine Burrow Refectory is on the far left.
Frazier Jelke Science Center, Southwestern at Memphis,Tennessee
This is a view of the amphitheatre, Frazier Jelke Science Center which was dedicated in 1968 at Southwestern at Memphis, now Rhodes College. Kennedy Hall is in the background on the left and Ohlendorf Hall is on the right.,Color postcard produced in curteichcolor. Thompson's Community Service, 1220 Chickasaw, Paris, TN
Southwestern Presbyterian University Campus, about 1920
This 3x5 postcard was published by S. H. Kress and Co. C T Photochrom. The reverse is divided and unused. Printer number A-36895.,This is a from view of Southwestern Presbyterian University. The building on the left is the Castle Building and Stewart Hall is on the right. The card was a gift of Patrick Carver in 1995.
Ashner Gateway_Southwestern at Memphis_about 1940
Color postcard,This is a view of the Ashner Gateway looking north to Robb Hall, a residence hall. Ashner Gateway was one of the original 1925 structures on the Memphis campus and is on the National Registry of Historical Places.
Palmer Hall, Southwestern at Memphis
This is a view of the exterior of Palmer Hall from the southwest. It is probably dated around 1950, because Voorhies Hall which was built in 1945 is shown in the background. Note that this is an image that predates Halliburton Tower.,color postcard published by the Bluff City News Co. Memphis, TN
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Rock Art photograph, Rock (10), right side and back
Cornershop - it's a BARGAIN! TWO for the price of ONE!
Cornershops is a work in progress which has arisen out of a larger area of research that has the working title of 'Interiors' and involves investigations into alternative photographic perspectives. It is also influenced by the dual perspective work made previously in collaboration with Jawed Ashraf (Twins and Keep Left). Cornershops are images which depict almost believable spaces and playfully draw viewers in by their direct, documentary quality and this, combined with enough carefully disgu
An original podcast and Bluegrass too!
More podcast channels have been added to the directory. The first is a relatively new podcast channel SG Show where seven year old Sam and his dad Steve - from California - talk about books, fun places for families to go, movies and creativity. The second is The Bluegrass Radio Show of homegrown Appalachian Bluegr
Nigerian leader promises Malala missing girls will be home "soon"
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai says she is hopeful that Nigerian President will fulfill promise to rescue more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Islamist rebels. Vanessa Johnston reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and acros
Panel VI: Developing Strategic Leaders for an Age of Austerity
Dr. Don Snider, U.S. Army War College moderatoes a panel made up of Professor F. William Smullen, III, Maxwell School, Syracuse University; Mr. William Eggers, Deloitte Research; Dr. Leonard Wong, U.S. Army War College as the final panel for the USAWC Stratgey Conference.
A Look Back at Braddock
A Look Back at Braddock District is a local history, the story of a rural region in the heart of Fairfax County, Virginia, transformed over time into a sprawling suburb of Washington, DC. The memories of more than 50 Northern Virginia residents are captured in oral histories. Photographs, documents, maps and artifacts amplify these personal experiences and document growth and change in the area. The site offers lesson plans and activity ideas as well as other resources in a database. Explore ta
Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,In this segment the interviewer is using the phenomenon of salt dissolving in water to build upon the student's previous ideas about mixing substances together. This time the student sees one of the substances as "disappearing." Even though he says the mixture will still taste salty, which is evidence that there is salt in the water, he shows that he holds on to a belief that the salt has disappeared and is gone.
Young Quaker Woman Wearing a Dark Bonnet and Dress
A young Quaker woman sits in a rocking chair on a porch. She is wearing a dark bonnet and dress with a light shawl around her shoulders and is holding a book in her lap.
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Private Universe Project in Mathematics: Workshop 2. Are You Convinced?
Proof making is one of the key ideas in mathematics. Looking at teachers and students grappling with the same probability problem, we see how two kinds of proofproof by cases and proof by inductionnaturally grow out of the need to justify and convince others.,25 min. Englewood, New JerseyTeachers Workshop Englewood, a town with unsatisfactory student test scores, is implementing a long-term project to improve math achievement. As part of a professional development workshop designed in part
21H.580 From the Silk Road to the Great Game: China, Russia, and Central Eurasia (MIT)
This subject examines interactions across the Eurasian continent between Russians, Chinese, Mongolian nomads, and Turkic oasis dwellers during the last millennium and a half. As empires rose and fell, religions, trade, and war flowed back and forth continuously across this vast space. Today, the fall of the Soviet Union and China's reforms have opened up new opportunities for cultural interaction.
Beem Letter, December 1863 (page 1)
This is David Beem's third Christmas letter to his wife since the war began. He speaks longingly of the turkey dinner he is missing at home. Christmas at the camp is just another day with no special meal. Many of the soldiers are drinking more whiskey than normal and celebrating Christmas by getting drunk and shooting their weapons.,Near Culpepper, Va.,
Dec. 25th, 1863.
My dear Wife:
It is a greater length of time since I wrote
to you than I usually let pass without writing,
Union Position Near the Centre—Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Officers mounted on horses watch the battle taking place in the field in front of them. A group of soldiers marches towards the battle. Artillerymen are loading and firing cannons. A crop is in the field in the distance. In the field next to it men are lying on the ground. In the lower left corner a man is being carried on a stretcher.