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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
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1,272
ITEMS
600,450
VIEWS
2016 United States Military
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eye 600,450
This collection was a special project originally done as part of the Internet Archive's 20th Anniversary celebration on October 26, 2016 highlighting IA's web archive. The collection consists of all the Powerpoint files (57,489) from the .mil web domain that were crawled from the public web (with no special login or credentials) by the Internet Archive and partners from 1996-2017. The original release in October 2016 featured 48,110 Powerpoint files. Another 9,379 unique new Powerpoint files,...
Topics: military, industry, powerpoint, complex
Carnerie Aircraft
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3
ITEMS
8,102
VIEWS
Oct 15, 1952
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eye 8,102
A private collection of aircraft manufacturing and related materials, from Patrick Carnerie
Topic: carnerie aircraft aerospace manufacturing
The Muhlenberg Weekly
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135
ITEMS
65,849
VIEWS
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Muhlenberg’s student newspaper began as the  Muhlenberg Monthly,  a combination literary magazine and student paper, in 1883.  It continued as a monthly publication, changing title to  The Muhlenberg  in 1888.  In 1914 the publication became a weekly and the name changed once again, to  The Muhlenberg Weekly , the name it maintains today. Throughout its more than 130-year history, the  Weekly  has covered...
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eye 39,534
Books contributed by Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School.
Boston College Bulletin
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336
ITEMS
186,102
VIEWS
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The Boston College Bulletin is a comprehensive document for graduate and undergraduate students, which includes the academic, administrative, and service-related information listed below: • Academic regulations and resources • Confidentiality of student records • Current course descriptions for all schools and colleges except the Boston College Law School • Degree programs for all majors, minors, and concentrations • Financial aid policies and procedures • Notice of Information...
Marion Stokes Legal Documents
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0
ITEMS
29
VIEWS
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Topic: Marion Stokes
U.S. Army Research Laboratory in Maryland
collection
20
ITEMS
6,270
VIEWS
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U.S. Army Research Laboratory in Maryland
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The collection represents materials on Uruguay, published between the early nineteenth-century through 1922. The majority of the collection focuses on history, literature, travel accounts, regional histories and biographies.
Town of Boxford
collection
12
ITEMS
1,158
VIEWS
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collection
eye 1,158
Books contributed by the Town of Boxford.
East Mississippi Community College Libraries
collection
82
ITEMS
85,146
VIEWS
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The East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) Libraries highlight their collection of yearbooks as the most prominent of their digitized items. Initially serving as Kemper County Agricultural High School since 1912, the college was established in Scooba, Mississippi, during 1927. The first yearbook East Mississippi Junior College published was in 1934.
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Established in 1961, the UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive is a world-renowned research archive dedicated to the study of musical traditions from around the globe. The Archive’s collection of more than 150,000 audio, video, print, and photographic items documents musical expressions throughout the world and includes unique field recordings as well as rare commercial recordings. As part of UCLA’s Department of Ethnomusicology, the Archive preserves and makes accessible over 50 years’ worth of...
Topic: californiarevealed
Salem College
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222
ITEMS
172,201
VIEWS
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A collection of yearbooks from Salem College
Agawam Public Library
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39
ITEMS
4,432
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Agawam Public Library .
Mondo 2000
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0
ITEMS
178
VIEWS
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mondo2000
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Bennett College
collection
36
ITEMS
74,126
VIEWS
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A collection of yearbooks from Bennett College.
Lake Forest College
collection
140
ITEMS
190,566
VIEWS
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Library materials from Lake Forest College's Donnelley and Lee Library , which houses a collection of over a quarter-million volumes, a variety of print, electronic, media, and primary resources, and offers individualized services to support teaching, learning, and research in the liberal arts and sciences. Featured are works from the Library's Special Collections. Its origins in nineteenth-century donations from major Chicago-area private libraries reflect the Collegeâs beginnings and...
Topic: Lake Forest College
Payne History
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20
ITEMS
1,986
VIEWS
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Payne History presents primary documents about the creation and development of Payne Theological Seminary, the oldest freestanding seminary in the world, founded by Bishop Daniel Alexander Payne and guided by 16 deans and presidents since 1894.
US National Library of Medicine
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23,460
ITEMS
4.5M
VIEWS
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The National Library of Medicine (NLM), in Bethesda, Maryland, is a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Since its founding in 1836, NLM has played a pivotal role in translating biomedical research into practice. It is the world's largest biomedical library and the developer of electronic information services that deliver trillions of bytes of data to millions of users every day. Scientists, health professionals, and the public in...
The University of Wisconsin-Stout Archives
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448
ITEMS
316,513
VIEWS
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The University of Wisconsin-Stout Archives collects and preserves the records of the University of Wisconsin-Stout and its predecessors. It also serves as an Area Research Center for Dunn, Barron, and Pepin Counties in Wisconsin.
Topics: University of Wisconsin--Stout--Alumni and alumnae--Periodicals, University of...
Northwest High School
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31
ITEMS
47,659
VIEWS
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Located on West 34th Street, Northwest High School is one of three IPS high schools built in response to the rapid growth of Indianapolis’ suburbs in the 1950s and 60s. The school opened in Sept ember 1963.
Wayne County Public Library
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194
ITEMS
69,812
VIEWS
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A collection of materials from Wayne County Public Library.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
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27
ITEMS
17,807
VIEWS
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A collection of materials from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.
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This collection includes historical Georgia codes beginning with the 1799 Watkins Digest of Statutes through the 1933 code. For the library's website, please go to http://www.law.uga.edu/law-library
Ahoskie Woman's Club
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20
ITEMS
279
VIEWS
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A collection of materials from the Ahoskie Woman's Club of Ahoskie, North Carolina.
The Telegraph Hill Semaphore 1956–present
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226
ITEMS
1,043
VIEWS
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News about Telegraph Hill published by the Telegraph Hill Dwellers and mailed to its members. Began as the Telegraph Hill Bulletin in 1956 , became the Telegraph Hill Semaphore in 1967, and ultimately called The Semaphore . It is still being published quarterly.
Wilmington Memorial Library
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285
ITEMS
223,828
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Wilmington Memorial Library .
West Sacramento Historical Society
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727
ITEMS
2,585
VIEWS
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The West Sacramento Historical Society was established in 1993 to preserve the history of West Sacramento and to provide an opportunity for individuals and groups to learn about and experience the rich culture of our past. The WS Historical Society established the Museum and Visitor Center, the first museum in West Sacramento, on February 20, 2005. In addition to exhibits, we provide special screenings and book signings for projects relating to West Sacramento history. Our staff are also...
Mount Saint Agnes College
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20
ITEMS
1,789
VIEWS
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Records related to Mount Saint Agnes College, a Catholic women’s college which was founded in 1890 in Baltimore, MD. Mount Saint Agnes College merged with Loyola University Maryland in 1971 to create a single coeducational institution.
Glendale Public Library
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0
ITEMS
270
VIEWS
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Contributions from the Glendale Public Library
Getty Research Institute
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55,640
ITEMS
26.5M
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Getty Research Institute . The Research Library at the Getty Research Institute focuses on the history of art, architecture, and archaeology with relevant materials in the humanities and social sciences. The range of the collections begins with prehistory and extends to contemporary art. - The Getty Institute
Emerson College
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570
ITEMS
50,681
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Emerson College .
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The University of South Carolina Libraries is contributing unique content to the Internet Archive from its special collection libraries on the Columbia campus, including the South Caroliniana Library, the Irvin Department of Rare and Special Collections, the South Carolina Political Collections, the Music Library, and the Moving Image Research Collections. This is a small selection of the many digitized collections that can be found on USC Libraries Digital Collections site, the South Carolina...
Madera County Library
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77
ITEMS
16,223
VIEWS
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Illinois College of Optometry Library
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135
ITEMS
22,018
VIEWS
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History of the Illinois College of Optometry The Illinois College of Optometry has a rich history. It adopted its present name in 1955, even though it has provided ophthalmic education continuously since its beginnings in 1872 as the Chicago College of Ophthalmology and Otology. Founded by Dr. Henry Olin, a noted eye and ear specialist, its goal was to expand the educational level of physicians in these specialized areas. Dr. Olin was later joined by Dr. James Burton McFatrich, a prominent...
Warren Central High School
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90
ITEMS
68,001
VIEWS
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Warren Central High School was established in 1924 through the consolidation of two overcrowded high schools in rural Warren Township.
Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
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20
ITEMS
29,714
VIEWS
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The Archives of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) serve to collect and preserve items relating to the history and activities of the Academy. The Archives include materials on the establishment of IMSA, led by Dr. Leon Lederman and then Governor James Thompson, as well as the documents, photographs, publications, artifacts, videos, and DVDs chronicling IMSA’s history. This collection features one publication, the NOVA, which began during the Academy’s first year (1986-1987)...
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School
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59
ITEMS
3,808
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Martha's Vineyard Regional High School .
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UCSF Donation of Microfilm and Microfiche.
AspenCat Union Catalog
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29
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3,315
VIEWS
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This collection contains items from the AspenCat Union Catalog, a group of over 30 small and rural public, school, and special libraries in Colorado. AspenCat is managed by the Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) (www.clicweb.org) and contains more than 500,000 items.
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At the core of the founding of the Hoover Institution in 1919, the Hoover Institution Library and Archives are a central part of the overall mission of the Institution. By collecting rare and unique material on political, economic, and social change in the modern era; preserving it; and providing it to researchers, the library and archives provide a rich and growing knowledge base and promote and encourage scholarship and research. Archival holdings amount to nearly 6,000 separate collections...
Topic: californiarevealed
Regimental Histories
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380
ITEMS
277,044
VIEWS
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Regimental histories have value beyond their obvious uses in documenting American military history. Researchers often utilize them to unearth minute details about individuals who served in a regiment, or about social and cultural aspects of military life or war, details often not mentioned in an index. Thus the capability to perform a full text search of these materials would greatly facilitate their use.
Vermont Life Magazine
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285
ITEMS
15,014
VIEWS
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Vermont Life magazine was a quarterly magazine, published by the State of Vermont, covering Vermont’s "people, places and culture." The state-owned magazine was founded in 1946 and ceased publication in the summer of 2018. Vermont Life was digitized from originals held by the State of Vermont, Middlebury College Special Collections, and the Dorothy Alling Memorial Library with funding support from the following: Davis Family Foundation, Middlebury College Friends of the Library,...
Topics: Vermont Life, magazine
MoMA Library
collection
458
ITEMS
1.2M
VIEWS
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The Museum of Modern Art Library is a comprehensive collection devoted to modern and contemporary art. The noncirculating collection documents painting, sculpture, drawings, prints, photography, architecture, design, performance, video, film, and emerging art forms from 1880 to the present. The Museum of Modern Art Library is a founding member of the New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC). NYARC is a collaborative program of the Frick Art Reference Library and the libraries of the Brooklyn...
Carlsbad City Library
collection
148
ITEMS
2,983
VIEWS
- Carlsbad City Library
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The Carlsbad City Library system serves the community with three inviting and unique facilities: Dove Library, Georgina Cole Library and Carlsbad City Library Learning Center. The  Carlsbad History Collection  was established in 2000 and is housed at the Georgina Cole Library. The collection focuses on resources that directly contribute to and enhance users’ understanding of local Carlsbad history. To respond to the broad range of information needs and interests, the...
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This collection includes the student guidebooks (Puma Guides) of Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana.
Jonathan Bourne Public Library
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148
ITEMS
51,469
VIEWS
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Books contributed by the Jonathan Bourne Public Library .
Butte County Library
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270
ITEMS
10,882
VIEWS
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The mission of the Butte County Library is to provide all individuals, regardless of age, ethnic background, educational or economic level, with free access to ideas, information, and technology. Originally established in the Butte County Charter in 1913, the Butte County Library system today consists of six branch libraries and a literacy program. Administrative offices for the Library are located in the Oroville Branch Library. The Library also serves residents through branches in Biggs,...
City College of San Francisco, Library Archives
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61
ITEMS
120,584
VIEWS
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Books contributed by the City College of San Francisco Library Archives.
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Books, pamphlets, government publications, and media on the history of addiction treatment in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
University of Nebraska at Omaha, Criss Library
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57
ITEMS
22,266
VIEWS
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The Criss Library contributions to the Internet Archive begin with the yearbooks of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha.
Headlands Center for the Arts
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82
ITEMS
3,736
VIEWS
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eye 3,736
Headlands Center for the Arts is a multidisciplinary, international arts center dedicated to supporting artists; the creative process; and the development of new, innovative ideas and artwork. Headlands Center for the Arts provides an unparalleled environment for the creative process and the development of new work and ideas. Through a range of programs for artists and the public, we offer opportunities for reflection, dialogue, and exchange that build understanding and appreciation for the...
Topic: californiarevealed
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This collection includes the minutes of the Metropolitan Park Commission (a state agency of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) from its inception in 1893 through 1919, when it was abolished, and succeeded by the Metropolitan District Commission. The minutes record actions taken by the Metropolitan Park Commission.
West Roxbury High School
collection
39
ITEMS
516
VIEWS
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Books contributed by West Roxbury High School.
Rockingham County Public Library
collection
103
ITEMS
50,363
VIEWS
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A collection of materials from Rockingham County Public Library
College of William and Mary
collection
643
ITEMS
506,615
VIEWS
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Chartered in 1693, the College of William and Mary is the second oldest college in America. The Earl Gregg Swem Library ranks among the leading academic research libraries in the Southeast. The Swem Library contributions to the Internet Archive begin with the university's yearbook.
Topics: College of William and Mary, Earl Gregg Swem Library, 1899 Colonial Echo
Perkins School for the Blind Films
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0
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8
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This collection of films were produced by Perkins School for the Blind and are part of the Perkins Archives collections. The films span 1923-1985 and document evolving educational techniques, changing student populations, school events and advocacy for those affected by blindness and deafblindness. For more information about Perkins Films and a growing number of accessible versions visit https://www.perkins.org/history/archives/collections/films . The Archives The Perkins Archives are part of...
UF Family Search
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7,502
ITEMS
1.9M
VIEWS
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A collection of materials selected for the Family Search Library, from the George A. Smathers Library collections.
Medfield Public Library
collection
78
ITEMS
50,751
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Medfield Public Library .
Broad Ripple High School
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44
ITEMS
73,115
VIEWS
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Broad Ripple High School was originally established in 1886 with a two-year high school course of study for students in the little village north of Indianapolis. The school soon expanded to become a four-year institution and was annexed in May of 1923 to the city of Indianapolis, becoming the city's fourth public high school.
Harvard Library Judaica Division
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2,129
ITEMS
75,508
VIEWS
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Books contributed by Harvard Library Judaica Division .
The Frick Art Reference Library
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1,333
ITEMS
171,424
VIEWS
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The Frick Art Reference Library's book and photograph collections relate mainly to paintings, drawings, sculpture, and prints from the fourth to the mid-twentieth centuries by European and American artists. Known internationally for its rich holdings of auction and exhibition catalogs, the Library is a leading site for collecting and provenance research. Archival materials and special collections augment the research collections with documents pertaining to the history of collecting art and of...
Topic: art
Tripledeckers
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383
ITEMS
84,895
VIEWS
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UW-Stout Alumni Publications
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98
ITEMS
51,933
VIEWS
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The Stout Alumni Publications collection includes issues produced by The University of Wisconsin-Stout and its predecessors: The Stout Institute, Stout State College, and Stout State University. Each issue provides information about events and changes in the institution, news about alumni, special programs, and history and news of the Stout Alumni Association.
Topics: University of Wisconsin--Stout --Periodicals, University of Wisconsin--Stout--History, University...
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The 21st century will be defined by environmental challenges of unprecedented number and complexity and how society responds to them. The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry is at the forefront of confronting these challenges: educating tomorrow's leaders, opening new possibilities, and inspiring the public to engage in creating a better future. For more than a century, ESF has been unique among institutions of higher learning in its singular focus on environmental discovery,...
INPUT iCenter
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3,206
ITEMS
107,032
VIEWS
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See www.inputicenter.com for more information.
San Francisco Theological Seminary Archives
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12
ITEMS
610
VIEWS
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Moore County Historical Association
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24
ITEMS
230
VIEWS
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A collection of materials from the Moore County Historical Association in North Carolina.
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The Colorado Christian University Library contributions to the Internet Archive began with a nearly complete run of Grace and Truth, the official publication of the Denver Bible Institute, spanning from 1910 to 1913 (when publication ceased for a period) and from 1922 to 1947. Colorado Christian University also contributed yearbooks from our heritage institutions: Denver Bible College, Western Bible Institute, Western Bible College, Rockmont College, Colorado Christian College, Colorado Baptist...
New Bern-Craven County Public Library
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59
ITEMS
15,089
VIEWS
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A collection of digitized materials from New Bern-Craven County Public Library.
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
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72
ITEMS
73,338
VIEWS
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Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is a graduate professional institution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A). Formed by the mergers of several Presbyterian seminaries, the earliest dating from 1794, the Seminary campus is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Clifford E. Barbour Library at PTS houses a collection of more than 400,000 cataloged items, mainly in Protestant theology and Biblical studies. Specialized holdings include works in the Presbyterian and Reformed tradition, particularly in...
Eric P. Newman Archives
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1,912
ITEMS
55,444
VIEWS
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Eric P. Newman, numismatic scholar, was born in St. Louis in 1911. The Newman archives include papers from the estate of Burdette G. Johnson, a St. Louis dealer active in the first half of the 20th century. Newman further maintained personal correspondence files with hundreds of individuals beginning in the 1930s and extending into the 2010s. Newman also created research files on a variety of topics with particular focus on the pre-Federal era numismatics.
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The USC Libraries Special Collections Department provides access to and preserves archival, historic, and primary source materials in its main areas of strength: Los Angeles regional history; American literature; Lion Feuchtwanger and the German émigré experience; natural history; Iberian, Latin American, and U.S. Hispanics studies, and USC history and the university’s intellectual life. Our quarters provide an area where students, faculty, and their classes may pursue intellectual exchange...
Topic: californiarevealed
Alabama Historical Quarterly
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119
ITEMS
318
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This collection contains all the issues of The Alabama Historical Quarterly, which was published by the Alabama Department of Archives and History in 1930 and from 1940 to 1982.
Topic: Alabama-History