Describes the research at Cornell University to study the problems of clothing design and fit. Includes information on the history of customized clothing.
Join us on our next time-travel adventure! The Adventures of Rush Revere book series brings American history to life in a fun, engaging, and patriotic way. Visit us to learn more! Send Rush Revere, Liberty the horse, and the Adventures Crew a note while y
Regional advocacy and support organization for the Victoria area. Their pages contain resources, activities, listings of local support groups, and the history of homeschooling in Australia.
Ambleside Online is a free homeschool curriculum that uses Charlotte Mason's classically-based principles to prepare children for a life of rich relationships with everything around them: God, humanity, and the natural world. Our detailed schedules,
Publishers of History Through Literature Study Guides and classic children's literature, including Newbery and Caldecott award-winners. Emphasize use of
Davide Ceriani discussed his project, "Defining Italian Cultural Identity in American Urban Centers through Opera from Mass Migration to World War II." Ceriani's interdisciplinary, multi-lingual research aims to fill a significant gap in immigration history, which at least in the case of Italian-Americans has focused primarily on socioeconomic improvement and only occasionally on the arts; with few exceptions, opera in particular has been ignored.Click here to watch the video.
The Library's Veterans History Project commemorated National Gold Star Mother and Family Day with a Gold Star Legacy panel of renowned experts who discussed how families and organizations honor and preserve the legacy of the United States military members who died as a result of their service in war.Click here to watch the video.
Are you a fan of the predictably poignant but proudly and admittedly syrupy and sappy Hallmark Christmas movies?The Hallmark Hall of Fame franchise, which dates back to 1951, is the longest running prime time series in television history.Â Although the specials have evolved over the years, the concept of using feel-good entertainment to market a company's products has to go down as one of the most brilliant moves in the history of retail sales promotion.The post The Lure of Hallmark Christmas Movies appeared first on Jim Daly.
Learn how to research Hispanic local history and genealogy at the Library of Congress.Click here to watch the video (English).Aprenda cómo investigar la historia local y la genealogía hispana en la Biblioteca del Congreso.Haz click aquí para ver el vídeo (Español).
Liza Mundy will discuss the book "Code Girls" and her research for the book at the Library and it its Veterans History Project collections.Click here to watch the video.