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Wyoming State Historical Society To Launch Oral History Archive

The Wyoming State Historical Society is launching an online archive of oral histories. “The database will be a catalog of Wyoming’s oral histories, categorized by criteria such as historical events, as well as where to find the recordings. 21 more words

New Resources

A Night in E.D.

Last year, 201, I spent a night in the Emergency Department of my local hospital. It was a busy night there and there were no beds available at all, anywhere int he hospital. 4,724 more words

The Girl Who Was The '90s: Mayim Bialik And Her TV Family Reflect On 25 Years Of 'Blossom'

Before she would become a role model and fashion icon for teenage girls all over America, Blossom Russo was just a kid sister and a secondary character. 8,177 more words


How An Inability to Work With Chevy Chase Led Chris Columbus to Home Alone

When Chris Columbus was hired to direct the first Harry Potter movie, one of the things he had going for him was the absolute wealth of experience he already had with working with kid actors.  1,258 more words

Special Features

The Story Gold Powder Told Me

The story of a migrant worker, translated…

not my picture…

Gold Powder smiled and told me a story about her and grandpa.

Gold Powder said, that although grandpa is elderly, but he’d still acted like a hyperactive kid.   669 more words


An Oral History of Hamilton (in the style of Clickhole)

Clickhole’s oral histories are some of my favorite writing of the past year. I decided to give the format a try with an oral history of the musical  3,216 more words

"Storylines" Workshop

Laughter, chatter, and stories filled the library yesterday as local Aboriginal elders attended a “Storylines” workshop facilitated by the State Library. Storylines is a State Library of Western Australia project to explore, identify and return Aboriginal heritage material from our collections. 65 more words