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Women’s History Minute: “Marian Anderson”

Women’s History Minute: “Marian Anderson”

*singing Ave Maria* with a voice that music critic Alan Blife once heralded as a vibrant contralto rich with intrinsic beauty renowned african-american opera singer Marian Anderson enchanted audiences world over throughout the first half of the 20th century with her uniquely beautiful voice during the height of her career in the 1930’s and 1940’s …

Brief History of Women in Geneva

Brief History of Women in Geneva

Elizabeth Ricord ran a progressive school for girls on South Main Street from 1829 to 1842. Most schools taught girls music, needlepoint, and social graces. Mrs. Ricord taught math, science, and philosophy of the mind, which is psychology. Punishments weren’t handed down by teachers but were dicussed and decided upon by the student body. 391 …

This Week at Interior April 10, 2020

This Week at Interior April 10, 2020

This Week, at Interior Continuing the Trump Administration’s significant efforts to increase recreational access on public lands, Secretary Bernhardt this week announced an historic proposal for new and expanded hunting and fishing opportunities across more than 2.3 million acres nationwide! Almost double the size of Delaware, this expanded access at National Wildlife Refuges is slated …

Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams

Welcome back to Photography West My name is Julia Christopher. I’m the director of the gallery here in beautiful Carmel California and today we’re going to be talking about Ansel Adams I’m sure you know who Ansel Adams is He’s considered one of the greatest American landscape photographers of all time and what you may …

Overview of The Family History Guide

Overview of The Family History Guide

The Family History Guide is the hub for all things family history, allowing you to achieve any goal and anything you want to learn. To make your experience easier more efficient and enjoyable you can customize your experience and quick- start your journey by starting a Project. Projects take you step-by-step to help you view …