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Past Bowling Green Event: VOL 6

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VOL 6

October 20, 2015
@ Kentucky Museum

The theme for Vol. 6 is Civil Rights. Presentations will focus on various aspects of American or international Civil Rights past, present or future. Join the KY Museum and the Department of Library Special Collections for a great evening.

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Juliette H. Morgan: A Librarian Civil Rights Hero

BY JONATHAN JEFFREY
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 20, 2015

Jonathan Jeffrey is the Manuscripts and Folklife Archives Coordinator and Department Head for Library Special Collections at Western Kentucky University. Here he shares with us the story of Juliette H. Morgan, a librarian who contributed to the Civil Rights Movement.

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Introducing The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia

BY NANCY RICHEY
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 20, 2015

The story of African Americans in Kentucky is as diverse and vibrant as the state's general history. Nancy Richey highlights notable local African Americans who were "firsts" in their locales or fought for civil rights.

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Archives and Civil Rights

BY APRIL MCCAULEY
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 20, 2015

April McCauley works in the Western Kentucky University Archives. She thoughtfully talks about how archives help us engage with the broad history of and ongoing struggle for civil rights.

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Civil Rights @ WKU

BY SUELLYN LATHROP
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 20, 2015

Suellyn Lathrop has been the Western Kentucky University Archivist since 2007. She chronicles the history of civil rights as it has played out at Western Kentucky University.

Jonathan Jeffrey
Archivist, Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky
Suellyn Lathrop
Archivist, Western Kentucky University
April McCauley
in Bowling Green
Karen Hogg
in Bowling Green
Nancy Richey
in Bowling Green