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Raising the Davenport Dead: Finding Early Gravesites and Cemeteries

21 Oct 2017

Helping people find their Scott County ancestors’ burial places is a regular part of our work here at the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center. To continue with our Family History Month theme this October, we would like to share something of … Continue reading →

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Speaking American – How Y’All, Youse, and You Guys Talk by Josh Katz

20 Oct 2017

America may be a melting pot, but we prize our individuality and differences. These often show up in our language which has been influenced by heritage, location and history. By region, by state and even by city, these quirks and differences are shown off in Speaking American by Josh Katz.[Read more]

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