2014 Posts Archive

  • This Christmas season marks the 100th anniversary of the World War I Christmas Truce, when a series of spontaneous, unofficial ceasefires occurred at different points along the Western Front (plus...

    Christmas Truce

    This Christmas season marks the 100th anniversary of the World War I Christmas Truce, when a series of spontaneous, unofficial ceasefires occurred at different points along the Western Front (plus...

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  • This past weekend CBS Sunday Morning ran a piece about film preservation at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio-Visual Conservation.  (If you missed it, I invite you to...

    Film and video preservation

    This past weekend CBS Sunday Morning ran a piece about film preservation at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio-Visual Conservation.  (If you missed it, I invite you to...

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  • Final exams start on Monday, so to encourage studying we offer the following: The libraries are full, studying rages on; More coffee, less sleep, a week ’til they’re gone. (poem...

    Study… Study… Study

    Final exams start on Monday, so to encourage studying we offer the following: The libraries are full, studying rages on; More coffee, less sleep, a week ’til they’re gone. (poem...

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  • Every once in a while, a good idea graces the University Archives – and I think that happened this week with the decision to add a “Works in Progress” section...

    Works in Progress

    Every once in a while, a good idea graces the University Archives – and I think that happened this week with the decision to add a “Works in Progress” section...

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  • Before I forget, all of us here at the Creighton University Archives wish you and yours a blessed, peaceful and joyful Thanksgiving. As Creighton students celebrate this Thursday, I offer...

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Before I forget, all of us here at the Creighton University Archives wish you and yours a blessed, peaceful and joyful Thanksgiving. As Creighton students celebrate this Thursday, I offer...

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  • This favorite photo popped back up this week, so we thought we’d share it with you in the hopes that someone will answer some questions for us. Who?  I assume...

    I think they’re dancing

    This favorite photo popped back up this week, so we thought we’d share it with you in the hopes that someone will answer some questions for us. Who?  I assume...

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  • This is one of those weeks where we are going to share some interesting images but not much information.  With basketball season starting – Creighton men open at home tonight...

    Time for basketball

    This is one of those weeks where we are going to share some interesting images but not much information.  With basketball season starting – Creighton men open at home tonight...

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  • Next Tuesday is Veterans Day, a day to honor the women and men who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.  Celebrations begin this weekend, including Nebraska’s Official Veterans Day...

    Veterans Day 2014

    Next Tuesday is Veterans Day, a day to honor the women and men who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.  Celebrations begin this weekend, including Nebraska’s Official Veterans Day...

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  • The embalming room University Archives staff get to go in attics, basements and storage rooms all across campus.  This Halloween, we decided to highlight a Creighton building few of you...

    Oh, the places you’ll go (Halloween edition)

    The embalming room University Archives staff get to go in attics, basements and storage rooms all across campus.  This Halloween, we decided to highlight a Creighton building few of you...

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  • Congratulations and Happy Anniversary to the Sisters of Mercy in Omaha!  For 150 years, ever since seven special passengers stepped off the steamer Montana in October 1864, Omaha has been...

    Thank you, Sisters of Mercy

    Congratulations and Happy Anniversary to the Sisters of Mercy in Omaha!  For 150 years, ever since seven special passengers stepped off the steamer Montana in October 1864, Omaha has been...

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