Alwin Nikolais and Murray Louis Dance Collection

The Alwin Nikolais and Murray Louis Dance Collection documents the careers of two leaders in American Modern Dance. This collection presents diagrams and notation specific to dance and performance that require specialized knowledge to interpret. Help us communicate the importance of these...

    Board of Trustees minutes, Ohio University

    Board of Trustees minutes, Ohio University

    Meeting minutes document the activities of Ohio University's Board of Trustees, beginning with its 1804 founding. Transcription enables full text searching of the volumes for endeavors such as tracing the history of the institution and the region. See volumes covering 1804-1954 in our Ohio...

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      Farfel Research Notebooks

      Farfel Research Notebooks

      The Farfel Notebooks document each manuscript and printed leaf that Dr. Farfel acquired over the course of his many years of collecting. There are 13 notebooks total. Each is a simple lined spiral-bound notebook familiar to most students. Dr. Farfel began his first notebook with leaf #1....

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        Los Amigos records, 1947-1952

        Los Amigos records, 1947-1952

        Los Amigos was a minority student organization founded at Ohio University in 1947. Membership consisted primarily of African American students. The organization's goal was to provide social and spiritual activities and promote cultural and intellectual advancement for its members, as well as to...

          Walter Alexander's Herbarium and plant analysis notebook

          Walter Alexander's Herbarium and plant analysis notebook

          Assembled in 1897 by African American high school student, Walter Alexander (1880-1910) of Ironton, Ohio. Alexander created the notebook when he was around 17 years old while attending Kingsbury Public High School. It features mounted plant specimens, pen-and-ink sketches of botanical details,...

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            William E. Peters Papers

            William E. Peters Papers

            This collection is complete. Transcription has been deactivated. The William E. Peters Papers online collection consists of materials selected from the larger physical manuscript collection which showcase Peters' research and documentation of Athens County, Ohio history and genealogy. The...

              World War II D-Day Accounts from the Cornelius Ryan Collection

              This collection features materials from Ohio University Libraries' Cornelius Ryan Collection of World War II Papers. Gathered as part of Ryan's research process while writing his book, The Longest Day, the accounts include questionnaires, interviews, and correspondence with soldiers who...

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