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Another appeal to Du Bois.

I wrote about Dr. Michael E. Dubissette here. Today, David Cecelski published a blog post that shed light on the conditions that drove Dubissette and his family out of North Carolina.

City Of Wilson

Soup Houses & Charity

ENFIELD, N.C., 1930. Another letter in the W. E. B. Du Bois Papers at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst also got my attention for its look at eastern North Carolina life in the throes of the Great Depression. 366 more words

Love In The Archives

Praise the Lord

by Karen Rudge

Two weeks before leaving for our Israel trip I was in a lot of pain and had the flu which went into bronchitis. 324 more words

Christian Life

Bald Hill Granite Quarry, Wells, Maine

Wally Paton at the Bald Hill Granite Quarry – 1934

My Dad grew up on a granite quarry in Wells, Maine during the Great Depression. 493 more words


The Rich Man and Lazarus


 “There was a rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate was laid a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores, who desired to be fed with what fell from the rich man’s table. 564 more words

The Life Of Jesus

Are You Living in Great Contentment?


Ever since I was a kid I’ve always had a fascination with learning about the Great Depression. I had “Kit” the American Girl Doll who’s story took place in the 1930’s and I read her books more times than I can recall. 373 more words

Growing In God