Exhibits (7 total)

USU Exhibits

Brigham Young College

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  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) chartered Brigham Young College (BYC) on August 6, 1877. Classes first met on September 9, 1878 in a rented space inside Lindquist Hall on the corner of 200 North and 100 East in Logan. ...

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Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Merrill-Cazier Library

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The Merrill-Cazier Library opened on the campus of Utah State University on September 19, 2005. This digital exhibit was created as part of the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Merrill-Cazier Library. It is a chance to look...

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Historical Photograph Meme Contest

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  For Utah State University’s Historical Photograph Meme Contest, students use digitized historical images from Special Collections and Archives, along with the big white block letters often associated with Internet memes, to humorously...

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Isaac Sorensen and the Sorensen Family

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The Sorensen Family Cache Valley, Utah has one of the most fascinating stories in western American history. Within its wonderful mountainous landscape in Northern Utah, there is a narrative that must be told. Northern Utah has provided a wonderful...

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Jack London at Utah State University

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Utah State University's Special Collections and Archives, a division of the Merrill-Cazier Library, houses one of the world’s largest archival collections from Jack London, legendary author of classic adventure novels like Call of the Wild an...

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St. Anne's Retreat

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Legendary St. Anne’s Retreat in Logan Canyon has been the source of a contemporary oral tradition and legend-tripping for the last fifty years.  Local legends tell of a haunted place with stories laced in ancient themes telling of nuns a...

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Year of Water

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Just as water is often referred to as the life’s blood of Utah, so too has it been the life’s work of many at USU. Particularly as it related to the science of irrigation, water became of foremost importance when the territory establish...

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Student Exhibits

ENGL 4360, Spring 2017: Studies in Film

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Welcome to Childhood, Identity, and Coming of Age in Film! This exhibition was created by students in Dr. Mattie Burkert's spring 2017 Studies in Film course at Utah State University. Enter Student Created Exhibits Credits:  Maddie A...

HIST 3250, Spring 2015: The Renaissance in Europe

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In the 2015 spring semester, students in the History of Renaissance Europe class (HIST 3250) undertook a non-traditional research project to use archival materials to create their own digital exhibits. These exhibits showcase unique Renaissance-era...

HIST 3770, Spring 2016: Nuclear West

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The Cold War marked a time of concern for, and intense focus on, America’s relationship to nuclear topics. This exhibit, curated by the students of the Spring 2016 History 3770 class, and overseen by Dr. Victoria Grieve, focuses on issues rel...

HIST 3770, Spring 2017: Post World War II Domesticity

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In the decades after World War II, Americans focused on their homes and families as never before. Marriage and birth rates -- across race and class lines -- rose to a 20th century high. Everything from popular culture, leisure activities, marital a...

HONR Think Tank, Spring 2016: Food in Cache Valley

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These exhibits were created by students in a three-part Honors “Think Tank” offering that explored the themes of agriculture, food, and land through science and social sciences. Students enrolled in one of three sections—Engineeri...

SPAN 3040, Fall 2015: Adventures in Spanish Poetry and Grammar

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In Fall 2015, Joshua Thoms offered an Advanced Spanish Grammar course which required a research project. The goals of the group project were for students to: familiarize themselves with a Spanish literary genre; analyze text(s); interview an author...

Voices: Burmese Muslims in Cache Valley, Utah

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Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley In May 2015, Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archives, Folklore Program, and The American Folklife Center  at the Library of Congress with help from the Burmese Muslim community...

Voices: Eritrean Refugees in Cache Valley, Utah

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Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley In May 2015, Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archives, Folklore Program, and The American Folklife Center  at the Library of Congress with help from the Eritrean community hosted a Field ...

Voices: Karen Refugees in Cache Valley, Utah

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In May 2015, Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archives, Folklore Program, and The American Folklife Center  at the Library of Congress with help from the Karen community hosted a Field School for Cultural Documen...