River Front and Levee, Memphis, Tennessee
Postcard is #1322. published by Bluff City News Co., Memphis, Tenn. Postcard 3x5, Genuine Curteich-Chicago "C.T. Art-Colortone". divided, unused,This is a color image of downtown Memphis, Tennessee as seen from the Mississippi River. It was a gift of Dr. James Vest in 1995
North Yorkshire landscape N100504 KETTLEWELL, North Yorkshire. Panoramic view of field barns in the landscape.
KETTLEWELL, North Yorkshire. Panoramic view of field barns in the landscape.
Grimspound J940469 GRIMSPOUND, Dartmoor, Devon. A reconstruction drawing of a Bronze Age cottage interior by Ivan Lapper.
GRIMSPOUND, Dartmoor, Devon. A reconstruction drawing of a Bronze Age cottage interior by Ivan Lapper.
Would You Like to Be a Mentor?
Introduction to mentoring opportunities for biomedical science students at Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles CA. Discusses the Kids Judge! Los Angeles Biomedical Science Fair as well as classroom teaching opportunities at an elementary school in the neighborhood.
Croix Rouge - Nancy 2011 : Accueil des mineurs victimes
Maltraitance et protection de l’enfance en danger
A Besançon, l’accueil des mineurs victimes de violence fait l’objet d’un partenariat entre le CHU et le Centre Hospitalier de Novillars, établissement de santé mentale. Une Unité de Victimologie et de thérapie familiale travaille en partenariat étroit avec différentes associations dont l’Association d’Aide aux Victimes d’Infraction, ainsi qu’avec le Barreau des Avocats de Besançon.
Un projet de création
Maltraitance et protection de l’enfance en danger
Tobacco and Rice in the Colonial South 1 from the course American Environmental and Cultural History
American Environmental and Cultural History - Fall 2006. This course presents a history of the American environment and the ways in which different cultural groups have perceived, used, managed, and conserved it from colonial times to the present. Cultures include American Indians and European and African Americans. Natural resources development includes gathering-hunting-fishing; farming, mining, ranching, forestry, and urbanization. ...
Hand and foot prints
Students make prints of their hands and feet. These are then used in a 'construction' project. This activity is suitable for students with Moderate -Severe Special Needs (or mild ('5-7)).
See a Reversal
View a computer model simulation from NOVA Online that illustrates what happens during a magnetic field reversal, an infrequent occurrence that may be currently underway.
Quarks: Inside the Atom
This video segment adapted from NOVA shows how the particle accelerator helped physicists find parts of the atom even smaller than protons and neutrons.
When Did the First Americans Arrive?
In this video segment adapted from NOVA, recent archaeological evidence leads scientists to revise existing theories about human migrations into the Americas around the time of the last ice age.
Report on theoretical framework on selected core issues on conditions for productive learning in net
This report contains three parts. Part one presents the conclusions from the work in the JEIRP and contains the following chapters: - Identification of core issues, theoretical approaches and empirical findings - State of the Art - CSCL The next ten years - a European perspective - A theoretical framework for analysing conditions for productive learning in networked learning environments Part two presents all the case studies brought into the JEIRP by the participants, and part three presents ar
Segregation Ordinances: Birmingham, AL
This document from 1951 spells out Birmingham's segregation ordinances, the laws requiring the separation of the races.
Hyde County School Boycott
This slide show tells the story of a yearlong boycott to protest the closing of historically black schools in Hyde County, North Carolina.
"You Would Never Hear People Complain": Elfido Lpez Recalls Rural Mexican-American Life in the Late
The arrival of the railroad in the Southwest in the early 1870s transformed the area's economy and the lives of its residents. Long-time Mexican residents of the area were quickly drawn into the region's expanding wage economy. In this selection from his handwritten memoir from 1937 Elfido Lpez recalled his childhood on his family's modest homestead and his father's decision to move the family to a small railroad town, and a life of wages, in southern Colorado in 1876.
"We Have Got a Good Friend in John Collier": A Taos Pueblo Tries to Sell the Indian New Deal
The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934, which became known as the Indian New Deal, dramatically changed the federal government's Indian policy. Although John Collier, the commissioner of Indian affairs who was responsible for the new policy, may have viewed Indians with great sympathy, not all Native Americans viewed his programs in equally positive terms. Antonio Luhan, the husband of the wealthy writer Mabel Dodge Luhan and a Taos Pueblo Indian, was a friend and supporter of John Collier. In th
"We Didn't Have Flies Until the White Man Came": A Yankton Sioux Remembers Life on the Plains in the
In the era before the U. S. Army conquered the Great Plains Indians the region's giant buffalo herds provided the primary food and clothing source for the Indians who lived there. Indeed, in 19th century America buffalo were more numerous than people. The various Lakota Sioux tribes who lived in the area that became South Dakota and Nebraska depended largely on the buffalo hunt according to Paul Picotte, a Yankton Sioux born in 1880. In this transcript of a 1968 interview with historian Joseph C
Distributed Web Systems - Distributed Systems Architectures
This quiz forms part of the "Distributed Systems Architectures" topic in the Distributed Web Systems module.
"I Always Had Pads with Me": A G.I. Artist's Sketchpad, 1943-1944
In the wake of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the declaration of war, thousands of Americans enlisted in the U.S. armed forces. Among them was twenty-year-old Bronx resident Ben Hurwitz. Like many of the men and women who entered military service, Hurwitz (who changed his name to Brown after the war) kept a record of his experiences. But his "journal" was a sketchpad, and, during his two years in North Africa and Italy, Corporal Hurwitz drew and painted at every opportunity. Hurwitz's pictures a
Palaeontologica Electronica is a peer-reviewed, online journal of paleontology. Articles span a wide spectrum of topics in paleontology including micropaleontology, palynology, invertebrate paleontology, paleobotany, vertebrate paleontology or related biological disciplines. Users can follow links to current articles, archived articles, volume indexes, editorials, author resources and sponsor information. Articles are available in html and PDF formats.
Computer Science Concepts - Complexity
This lecture forms part of the "Complexity" topic of the Computer Science Concepts module.