Civilian Conservation Corps in Minnesota

Digital Delights A monthly glimpse into the collections at Minnesota Reflections http://reflections.mndigital.org a project of the Minnesota Digital Library   Civilian Conservation Corps in Minnesota By Greta Bahnemann, MDL Metadata Coordinator Marian Rengel, MDL Outreach Coordinator November 1, 2012   Young men left family and friends and traveled to the Civilian Conservation Corps camps across …

NEW BIOGRAPHIES AND MEMOIRS at Your Library!

Publishers are gearing up for fall!  New biographies and memoirs are sure to be popular and many will hit the bestseller lists.  Check the ECRL catalog in the coming weeks for the following: Bruce by Peter A. Carlin – the life of Bruce Springsteen based on interviews with family, band members, friends, and ex-girlfriends But …

Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library

Here’s a great place to find primary source documents on Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States.http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library.aspxFrom the website: Unlike modern presidents, Theodore Roosevelt does not have a presidential library. Instead, his personal and presidential papers are scattered in libraries and other sites across the United States. The mission of the Theodore Roosevelt Center is to …