Elizabeth P. Mason letter to Catharine A. Garman, June 2, 1867
Mrs. Mason writes about family news.,Transcripts provided by previous owner. Catharine (Kate) Ballard became Catharine (Kate) Garman when she married George Garman in 1864.
Author(s): Mason, Elizabeth P.

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you will suppose he has his hands full men are very scarce in this Country Louiza Ballard my oldest daughter is straying from home going to school bording at Mr John A Wrights on Mugetty she is trying to prepare herself for a teacher she has taught one year & is going on her own expenses it was always hard to get an education in this Country my family at this time is very small only 4 in family Nannie Pat pokes me & says she is going to leave me & go & live with you but I would not give
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Elizabeth and Thomas Pearson letter to Nancy and Aaron Ballard, March 4, 1860
The Pearsons write about family matters.,Transcripts provided by previous owner.
Author(s): Pearson, Elizabeth; Pearson, Thomas

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you or if you think I Could do Better out there than had I would Come any how+I would be glad if you could tell me how much I could make out there in the Coarse of a year I would suppose in a destitute neighborhood a Common Fellow Could do very well teaching School+I Could get $ 15 per month to teach school here in the winter and about the same to work in the factory in the Summer+ and if you think I can do any Better there I would Come out next fall Without delay+ times is very hard here now
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Snow Creek, VaAugust 12 th Aaron Ballard Esq Cambridge Henry Cty Indiana,Transcripts provided by previous owner.
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To Mr Aaron Ballard Henry County Indiana Favored by Mr Lewis m Carter,Transcripts provided by previous owner.
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Young man reading to boys
A young man in a suit and tie sits on a bench with two younger boys. The boys wear knee pants with dark stockings. The young man in the middle is holding a paper.
Author(s): Taylor, Mary Lyon, 1872-1956

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Confederate Veteran Reunion, 1906, Mobile Alabama 10
This image is from a set of black and white photographs taken to commemorate the Confederate States of America Veteran Reunion held in Mobile, Alabama, on November 20-22, 1906. The highlight of the reunion was a parade through the streets of Mobile. Major General Geo. P. Harrison was commander for the event. Colonel Harvey E. Jones was Adjutant General and Chief of Staff. Brigadier Generals commanding the brigades were Jno. W.A. Samford (1st), P.D. Bowles (2nd); J.N. Thompson (3rd), and J.W. Bus
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Hotel Russel Erskine, Huntsville, Alabama
This image is a colorized photograph of the Hotel Russell Erskine in Huntsville, Alabama. Postcard text: (back) Hotel Russell Erskine, Huntsville, Ala., 150 rooms, each with bath circulating ice water electric fan and radio. Stamped in red: (front) Proposed headquarters; (back) Huntsville invites Rotary District Conference 1931.
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Analogue Microstructural Modeling at the University at Albany, SUNY
This site contains 15 time-lapse QuickTime movies that show the experimental deformation behavior of octachloropropane. This compound shows similar microstructures to those found in quartzite, and thus is a nice analog for the deformation of rocks. The movies illustrate cataclastic deformation, grain boundary opening, formation of subgrains, subgrain boundary formation and grain boundary migration, ribbon formation, grain growth at zero strain rate, and grain boundary migration during high tempe
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This image is a colorized photograph of Vestavia, country home of Mr. Geo B. Ward, crest of Shades Mountain, Birmingham, Alabama. Postcard text: (back) Vestavia is located on the crest of Shades Mountain about 6 miles from Birmingham, Alabama. It is the country home of George B. Ward and is a replica of the temple of Vesta at Rome. The building is 186 feet in circumference rising to a height of 70 feet, and its twenty columns are 9 feet each in circumference.
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Lunch Poems: Li-Young Lee
Li-Young Lee's collections of poems include The City in Which I Love You and Book of My Nights. In his poetry he explores a range of subjects, from his family's immigrant experiences to the haunting meditations of his most recent work. "His poems are made from his life with his life; his poems are earned. He dares to be simple. And he is surely among the finest young poets alive," writes the American Poetry Review. He lives in Illinois.
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Title: Kubachi ware bowl
VADS Collection: Artworld: Sainsbury Centre for Visual A

Description: Kubachi ware bowl decorated in blue under a clear crackled glaze on both the interior and exterior.
The exterior is decorated with alternating framed floral and geometric panels beneath a floral border. The interior has a central floral pattern; the sides of the interior are decorated with flowers. The rim is chipped in several places and several cracks are visible down the sides of the bowl.

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Rational Ignorance and Beyond (audio)

La sagesse collective : principes et mécanismes

Colloque des 22-23 mai 2008, organisé par l'Institut du Monde Contemporain du Collège de France, sous la direction du Professeur Jon Elster.

Intervention de Gerry Mackie, University of California, San Diego, 23 mai 2008

Economic theories declare that voters in a democracy are rationally ignorant (or worse, irrational) about politics, but that consumers possess perfect information about decisions in the market. C
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Wise International Decisions: The Bigger, the Wiser? (video)

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Intervention de Ariel Colonomos, CNRS, CERI, 23 mai 2008

When he makes strategic choices, the Prince favors prudence. This is one of the basic conclusions of the realist school of international relations. Although this is highly debatable, classical realists consider that
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The Shortest Graduation Ceremony Ever -- Timelapse -- 2014 Commencement at CofC
Less than a week has passed since 2014 Spring Commencement. But if you're already feeling nostalgic and pressed for time, you can relive the entire event in less than three minutes through this time-lapse video. From dawn on commencement morning through the breakdown of the Cistern Yard stage, this fast-forward footage makes the whole production look easy. But make no mistake: the College's nationally unique and picturesque commencement is a colossal undertaking. Virtually every unit of ca
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Sara Patterson '14: Neuroscience Major and Track Superstar
As she prepares to graduate from Dickinson, Sara Patterson '14 is capping off one of the most successful track careers in school history. She set numerous records while running for the Red Devils. Now the neuroscience major has secured another major accomplishment: She's headed to a postbaccalaureate program at the National Institutes of Health.
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U of M working to help veterans with PTSD
Psychologist Brian Engdahl, Ph.D., of the University of Minnesota Brain Sciences Center, has been working with veterans and specifically researching PTSD for the past 30 years. Here he speaks about PTSD, how it impacts soldiers lives and about the promising studies University of Minnesota researchers are conducting that have great potential to help veterans recover.
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Water and Sound Experiment #2
In this water and sound experiment run the rubber hose down past the speaker so that the hose touches the speaker. Leave about 1 or 2 inches of the hose hanging past the bottom of the speaker. Secure the hose to the speaker with tape or whatever works best for you. The goal is to make sure the hose is touching the actual speaker so that when the speaker produces sound (vibrates) it will vibrate the hose. (2:17)
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Next Brushed Cotton Pyjama Bottoms
Brushed cotton pyjama bottoms (part of a set) with love heart designs. Maker: Next. Date: 2007 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Author(s): The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordsh

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