The Influences of Art on Yellowstone
This site features paintings, photos, and drawings, many of which contributed to the creation of the nation's first national park. The waterfalls, geysers, rock formations, and vistas in these works helped spread an appreciation of the wonders of Yellowstone. When President Grant signed into law the bill establishing Yellowstone as our first national park in 1872, he set in motion the tradition of preserving other tracts of great beauty for future generations.
Auburn vs. Howard (1944)
"The opening game in Montgomery produced a new and unusual defense to Auburn Followers. It was news to Howard also, for Auburn scored often to win 32-0." (Description from 1945 Glomerata)
Little girl and maid in the nursery
A little girl and a maid are seated in front of a window in the nursery. There are three dolls arranged between them. The little girl is wearing a light colored dress and has a large bow in her hair. The maid is hand sewing an item she holds in her lap. Her dress is dark with a high collar and apron. She has a small bow in her hair.
Auburn vs. Florida (1947)
"With Travis Tidwell setting the pace, the Auburn Tigers racked up their one SEC win of the season as they edged the University of Florida 20-14, in a hard hitting, spine tingling game played in Montgomery. Tidwell's running and passing were effective as he limped through the bitterly fought battle. The 'Gators drew first blood when Bobby Forbes crashed over the two-yard stripe; however, Auburn was not to be outdone, and with Tidwell reeling through for a touchdown knotted the score at 7-7. Just
The histories of each: a collection of short fiction
The used couch -- Indian graveyard -- Heart disease -- Tree house -- Cravings -- Henderson’s grocery.,Thesis (M.A.)--Wichita State University, Dept. of English.,"May 2006."
The Okay News
'The Okay News' is a re-formed newspaper that runs in the background of everyday computer use. Every twenty minutes OkayNews delivers a headline from that day's New York Times to an operating system warning box with the single button "Okay", which must be pressed to continue using the computer. The software can be downloaded from Rebecca Ross' home page http://people.fas.harvard.edu/~rross/# by clicking on the 'Okay' button. It can also be downloaded at http://www.runme.org/project/+okayne
CSSA Spring Festival Gala 2004
This film depicts a new-year celebration typical of Chinese people who study and work abroad.,This is a 1 hour 37 minutes film recording exacts of Chinese Spring Festival Gala held in Corn Exchange Theatre in Cambridge on 16th January 2004. The occasion organiser was CSSA and audience were about 1000 people coming from all over UK in that evening.
Chinese Exclusion Act
Starting with the Gold Rush, Chinese migrated to California and other regions of the United States in search of work. As several photographs show, many Chinese found work in the gold mines and on the railroads. They accepted $32.50 a month to work on the Union Pacific in Wyoming in 1870 for the same job that paid white workers $52 a month. This led to deep resentment by the whites, who felt the Chinese were competing unfairly for jobs. White labor unions blamed the Chinese for lower wages and la
Dark Ages: Barbarians II - Desiderius vs. Charlemagne
This 2:52 long video is about the war of the Lombards and Desiderius raged against the Pope in this Dark Ages. Charlemagne comes at the request of Pope Hadrian and defeats the Lombards. As a result, the
Franks begin rule over most of Europe. This video does a good job of explaining how Charlemagne changed Europe in several ways and the legacy of the Lombards.
Lecture 17 - 11/23/2010
Disappearing Red Shrimp
These legendary creatures may have something to teach us about survival, even as the clock is ticking on their habitats "As a child in Hawaii, I grew up exploring. Those experiences shaped my direction and interest in science," recalls molecular biologist Scott Santos. He remembers playing along the shore and swimming in the ponds imbedded in lava rocks. http://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/science_nation/index.jsp
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 24.02.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TRIPOLIS: In Libyen versucht Staatschef Gaddafi verzweifelt seine Machtposition zu retten. Regimetreue Truppen sollen die Stadt Sawija südwestlich der Hauptstadt Tripolis angegriffen haben. Das meldet der Nachrichtensender Al-Arabija unter Berufung auf Augenzeugen. Im staatlichen Fernsehen wurden die Regimegegne
Yours, Mine, or Everyone's? A Study in Values
Use simulation to encourage rational discussion of issues related to National Parks. The National Parks are designated as areas where our natural treasures are set apart and protected. However, maintaining such treasures has many implications outside of Park boundaries. Air quality in a wilderness, for example, is affected by the conditions in areas around it; animals nourished in a Park cannot always be confined to its borders; park management has considerable economic impact on neighboring com
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007
Microsoft Excel 2007 is a spreadsheet application written and distributed by Microsoft for windows. It features calculation, graphing tools, pivot tables and a macro programming language called VBA. This guide will get you started working with Excel 2007 and covers: Data entry and formatting, using formulas and functions, presenting data with charts, and database features in Excel.
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence - Knowledge Representation
This test forms part of the "Knowledge Representation" topic in the Introduction to Artificial Intelligence module.
Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing
Instructor uses a white board to demonstrate graphing systems of linear equations. Examples include being given two linear equations, finding the slope and y-intercept, and then graphing to determine the point of intersection. (4:49)
CBM Minuteman Calculator
First generation simple electronic pocket calculator with '+=' and '-=' keys. With mains adaptor and receipt. Battery operated. Date: 1974 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Pink Wrap-Around Skirt with Floral Design
Pink Wrap-Around Skirt with Floral Design - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Black Lace Warners Bra
Black lace bra; non-wired, front opening with black metal hook to secure. Adjustable straps. Maker: Warners - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Green Imperial 66 Manual Tyewriter (Long Carriage)
Manual typewriter in green metal housing with long carriage.. Maker: Imperial Typewriter Co - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.