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White Alice

Today, March 26, is the anniversary of the day the White Alice communications network was put into service.  In a random bit of serendipity,this morning I finished the finding aid (collection guide) to the Leland Olson papers.  Lee Olson was a surveyor and personnel manager for Western Electric, one of…

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African American History in the Archives: Part 4

Guest blogger: Mariecris “I feel Kuumba is a funnel through which information, feelings, political climate, racial dilemmas can be acknowledged and resolved.  In order to achieve our highest potential we must recognize ourselves, our culture and values. It’s time that we name ourselves, understand ourselves and create for ourselves!” Paula…

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