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An Almost Wordless Wednesday

Good Morning! It has been a while. Here’s an almost wordless Wednesday. Here are photos of different aspects of Southern Jewish Life I have been exploring: plantations, trade, transportation, and ritual. http://cdm16313.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LSU_TJP/id/82 http://cdm16313.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LSU_TJP/id/2 http://cdm16313.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/LSU_TJP/id/136

By Laura, ago
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The Confederate Streets of South Carolina

After watching Jon Stewart’s on-point and poignant words regarding the tragic shooting at the AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, (watch it here before you continue reading!) I was curious about his statement that “the roads [in South Carolina] are named for Confederate generals.” I wanted to see the prevalence Read more…

By Laura, ago