Browse Site by Tags

Showing related tags and posts accross the entire site.
  • WWII Rosie the Riveters

    Dr. Heidi Strobel will be presenting a program titled "Harmony of the Homefront: Homegrown Rosie the Riveters" tomorrow (March 20, 2013) starting at 6:30 in the Browning Room at Central Library. This program will feature information from an oral history research project Dr. Strobel conducted...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 03-19-2013
  • Evansville in WWII Digital Collection

    EVPL worked with the University of Southern Indiana and the Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Science for the last year on the " Evansville in WWII " Digital Collection. The collection was funded with a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Indiana...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 03-04-2013
  • EVPL Photo Collection

    In honor of the Library's 100th year, we created an online collection of the library from past to present. The collection started with 98 pictures and the first two annual reports (1913 and 1914). We uploaded another 8 pictures this afternoon. This collection will continue to grow throughout the...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 02-18-2013
  • Book Talk: Postcard History: Evansville

    Are you interested in Evansville and its history? Have you often wondered what parts of Evansville looked like years ago? If the answer is "yes!' then be sure to come to the Large Group Room on Central's 2nd Floor on Tuesday, October 30 at 6:30. Joseph Engler will be speaking about his new...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 10-29-2012
  • Do You Know Your Local History?

    Test your knowledge of Evansville history by attending the Do You Know Your Local History quiz show in Browning Room B at 6:30 on Tuesday. I have designed a lot of tough questions to test your knowledge. This program is part of the Evansville Bicentennial, Historic Preservation Month, and the Summer...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 06-02-2012
  • 1888 Bird's Eye View of Evansville

    To help celebrate the Bicentennial of Evansville and Historic Preservation Month, EVPL has enlarged an 1888 Bird's Eye View map of Evansville! The map is 10 feet by 15 feet, so you can see a lot of detail. It is located at Central on the 2nd Floor just outside the Indiana Room. Be sure to sign the...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by just_renny@evpl on 05-22-2012
  • Let's get Evansville on the (Google) map!

    Evansville is one of 6 international finalists in Google's 2012 "Model Your Town Competition." Evansville native Randall Crane created a 3D model of Evansville's downtown using Google SketchUp and Google Earth. Google selected Randall's model as one of 6 finalists from a pool of...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by professor.knowsitall@evpl on 04-26-2012
  • Early voting for primary election available at EVPL locations

    EVPL will host early voting at Central Library and four branches prior to the primary election day on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. Locations Central Library - 2nd Floor Quiet Study Room McCollough Branch North Park Branch Oaklyn Branch Red Bank Branch Dates Monday, April 30, 2012 through Friday, May 4, 2012...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by professor.knowsitall@evpl on 04-24-2012
  • Early voting returns to EVPL libraries

    EVPL will host early voting at Central Library and four branches prior to the municipal election day on November 8. Locations Central Library - 2nd Floor Quiet Study Room North Park Branch - Adult Reading Tower McCollough Branch Oaklyn Branch Red Bank Branch Dates Monday, October 17, 2011 through Friday...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by professor.knowsitall@evpl on 10-11-2011
  • Early voting at EVPL libraries

    The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library will host early voting at five locations this year. Early voting will take place three weeks prior to the November 2 general election. Locations Central Library - 2nd Floor Quiet Study Room North Park Branch - Adult Reading Tower McCollough Branch Oaklyn Branch...
    Posted to Research Blog (Weblog) by professor.knowsitall@evpl on 09-28-2010
Page 1 of 3 (28 items) 1 2 3 Next >