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Preliminary Research Presentations

On Oct. 18, 16 eager ACM Newberry students anxiously took their seats, and one of their peers stood up to present their research findings of the library and present their working theses and hypotheses during a 10-minute visual presentation in front of ACM Newberry Fellows and Library staff researchers. 508 more words

Newberry Seminar

The Bachmanns: A German-English Pair

August Emanuel Bachmann was born on October 22, 1864.  His baptism record is part of the Salem Lutheran Church books in Farrar, Missouri.  Here is that record. 623 more words

On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer

Joel and Tony have been best friends since forever. Tony is a sharp adventurous boy, and although Joel may be afraid to take his dares sometimes, he knows that Tony is the most exciting boy around. 248 more words

6.1.17 - 8.30.17

It’s been awhile since my last update. Still taking pictures, just taking three or four times as long to upload them. It’s been a busy summer from start to finish, but it’s time to finally get all of these photos logged onto my blog.  163 more words


Inside Out & Back Again

An important book to empathize with the refuge experience. While the upper elementary/middle school years are hard, it is especially harder on children who are “different” in any way. 54 more words

Book Reviews

#8 Hitter: Danton Hyman, Woodstock

Our #8 hitter, Danton Hyman, is no stranger to the folks at Central High School in Woodstock, as he has played in 71 games over the past two seasons for the ‘Stock. 277 more words

Top Hitters

Special Collections at the Newberry

On Thursday, Sept. 5, Director of Reader Services and Curator of Americana, Will Hansen, showed our class some of the special items in the Newberry Library’s Ayer and Graff collections, which specialize in American Indian, Westward Expansion, and early Western American history. 424 more words

Newberry Seminar