Silent Sam - posted in TNFs Archive: hi all,im looking for some info on the STP Indy car,nicknamed "Silent Sam" i believe,i know it had a turbine engine,but more interesting to me was the design of the car,the driver and engine on oposite sides of the car.it helped give the car a high torsional stiffness didnt it. The following resources can further inform the interpretation of Confederate monuments and the debate surrounding them: Historians on the Confederate Monument Debate (AHA), Confederate Monument Interpretation Guide (Atlanta History Center), Reconsideration of Memorials and Monuments (AASLH article), This other guide focuses on researching all of North Carolina's Confederate monuments using Wilson Special Collections Library materials: Researching Confederate Monuments in North Carolina, We've made changes in response to COVID-19. Mentions contacting the New York Alumni association, List of donors and amounts (could possibly be donations to something else), London to Venable about the money raised by the U.D.C., division of U.D.C. Photographs taken at the memorial's dedication as well as photographs taken of the memorial during the 1920s can be found here. The Daily Tar Heel is the main student publication at UNC. As for Silent Sam, UNC police removed the statue from the dirt, according to the Tar Heel. Bishir, Catherine W. "Building a Southern Past, 1885-1915." North Carolina Historical Review 83, no. London to Venable, when will the monument be unveiled, what should go in the papers? On the eve of first day of classes, a group of mostly protesting students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill toppled the statue of Silent Sam, the Confederate monument that’s stood at the entrance to campus since 1913 as a memorial to “white supremacy.”. National Marble and Granite Company to Kenan making offer, enclosed postcard and envelope, Kenan to Venable, Wilson's design vs. that of the National Marble Mills in Marietta, GA, National Marble and Granite to Venable, anxious for him to make an order, mentions designs for both a memorial archway and a Confederate monument, John Wilson to Venable, asking whether the model and photo sent to him has been received, interested in the portraying the subject of a youthful soldier, Venable to National Marble, acknowledges receipt of designs and says committee will meet in the spring, Venable to Kenan, Venable very much in favor of Wilson's design if affordable, says he wants the monument to appear "not as a monument to the dead but to a noble ideal and as marking the heroic period of the University's history. John Wilson to Kenan, asking for feedback on a model he sent and if any changes need to be made. Wilson to Venable, Wilson, anxious for a decision, is interested in starting the Soldier Boy project and is willing to meet halfway on the Committees proposed price. comment. 4 (October 2000). (second only to Galactica 1980) AT THE heart of the HUD riddle is the enigma, Samuel Pierce, the former Housing … CR970 N87hi v. 77. Venable to London, necessary to decide on changes to the design and location of monument. Use the Search field above to search for names, titles, instruments, or dates.. Click on one of the Categories below to bring up a list of holdings in that format.. Go to About for information on silent film music, the Archive in general, and to learn how to cite items you find here.. Visit Support the Archive to help keep us adding to the Archive or to contact us. This list does not include every DTH article that mentions Silent Sam, but rather provides a representative sample from across the monument's history. Cambodian Youth Party president Pich Sros called Sam Rainsy’s comments “deranged.” He offers to send designs for the pedestal. "Real Silent Sam movement holds protest focused on statue’s history" 9/19/2011 "Not-so-silent Sam" 9/20/2011 "Silent Sam needs a future reminding people of past" (Letter to the editor) 9/22/2011 "Plaque on Silent Sam would prove offensive" (Letter to the editor) 9/23/2011 "Quiet down on Silent Sam" North Carolina Historical Review 77, no. London, Bettie Jackson. Protests around the original "Silent Sam" monument on the University of North Carolina campus in Chapel Hill, August 31, 2017. Mrs. A. J. Ellis Confederate Scrapbook, 1860-1865; 1930s. "South Rises Again...Briefly" - report on a Kappa Alpha fraternity gathering at the monument to "celebrate the grace and charm of the Old South", "South Could Rise If It Would Break from Racial Past", "73 Yack Lacks Black Viewpoint" Letter to the editor about images in 1973 Yackety Yack, including one of Silent Sam, "Silent Sam Gets Reader's Defense" Letter to the editor, "Reader replies to statue defense" Letter to the editor, "Silent Sam a landmark, not racism" Letter to the editor, "Silent Sam Heads North: Statue to get $8,200 makeover" Restoration, "A shiny Silent Sam prepares to resume place on pedestal" Restoration, "Silent Sam's fixed; the truck breaks down" Resoration, "Silent Sam takes place on pedestal Wednesday" Restoration, "Sexism and racist images: offensive statues need to be removed at once" Editorial on racism and sexism of "Student Body" and Silent Sam, "Silent Sam does have negative implications", "Call to remove statues same as censorship", Letters to the editor in response to 10/24 editorial, ""University community reacts to war in gulf" - "Support the Troops" rally at monument, "Community reacts to King case, L.A. riots" LA verdict demonstration, Letter from Gerald Horne comparing Silent Sam to Hussein statues, "Real Silent Sam movement holds protest focused on statue’s history", "Silent Sam needs a future reminding people of past" (Letter to the editor), "Plaque on Silent Sam would prove offensive" (Letter to the editor), Venable to Annie Hill Kenan. Karen L. Cox's history of the UDC, an organization founded in 1894 to vindicate the Confederate generation and honor the Lost Cause, shows why myths surrounding the Confederacy continue to endure. by 36 in., a more detailed clay model will be submitted to the committee later. Read more about how these tweets were collected and how to, This collection of webpages captured using Archive-It includes news stories and editorials. Butler discusses a number of key topics including the reasons why North Carolinians wanted to construct monuments after the war, the groups and individuals crucial to memorial efforts across the state, and the changing nature of commemoration over time. Particularly relevant are the photographs showing "Silent Sam" in the 1940s and the memorial with graffiti following the 1968 assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. Discussion of asking veterans to speak at the ceremony, cont. The UNC board announced that the next time silent sam is assaulted they will be replacing the statue with another.. of Larry Fedora. Reviews There are no reviews yet. The intention of the “Silent Sam” protesters to remove reminders of oppress. An Archive of Our Own, a project of the Organization for Transformative Works Sandy Schaefer 4 hours ago. United Daughters of the Confederacy. This list should be used as a starting point; researchers are encouraged to explore further in the collections in Wilson Library. Venable to Wilson, Wilson has completed Brownfield monument (Daniel A. Bean statue) and Venable requess a picture. W.M.) North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives. would help raise the necessary funds, but many are fundraising for local monuments. Quick Start: Using the Archive. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Image Collection, 1799-1999, Hugh Morton Photographs and Films, late 1920s-2006, Guide to Resources about UNC's Confederate Monument, Historians on the Confederate Monument Debate, Confederate Monument Interpretation Guide, Reconsideration of Memorials and Monuments, Researching Confederate Monuments in North Carolina. This collection contains over 8,000 images of UNC including many showing the "Silent Sam" memorial and other campus landmarks. Wilson to Venable, sending contract and proceeding with commisioned work, Venable to London, payment at time of contract signing, transfering money from the UDC treasurer to the University Bursar, Venable to London regarding who will be responsible for fund collection and payment, statue details including its location and the type of granite to be used, London to Venable, Venable should be the one to sign the contract and handle the funds, Nothing is too good for them" donation letter, Venable to John Wilson--tablet on back of monument less expensive than estimated due to featuring a simple dedication rather than historical details, Venable to London, photos had been sent to U.D.C. Sets price at $7,500 for the statue, pedestal, and relief. The university’s archives hold thousands of documents that demonstrate the depth of the Lost Cause tradition and illuminate the era of Jim Crow in which the Silent Sam monument was erected. Ed’s Note [Rich]: ... As you say Juan Sartori, with 20 per cent, has been an almost silent partner for over two years. The day before Thanksgiving, the UNC System announced settlement of a lawsuit over controversial Confederate statue Silent Sam, which was erected on … Discusses $500 cost for modeling and casting of additional bronze tablets. Most of the sources listed here have been digitized and are available online, but some can only be accessed in Wilson Library. Speech delivered at the June 2, 1913 unveiling of the monument, in which Carr lauded the Confederate army's "sav[ing] the very life of the Anglo Saxon race in the South" and recalled "horse-whipp[ing] a negro wench until her skirts hung in shreds" for insulting a white woman on Franklin Street. The unveiling was part of the 1913 Commencement activities. Wilson Special Collections Library holds a number of books, articles, and similar resources detailing the history and present controversy surrounding the "Silent Sam" Confederate Memorial on the UNC campus. Series 4. Sam Fox Moving Picture Music Alt ernative. Silent Sam - posted in TNFs Archive: hi all,im looking for some info on the STP Indy car,nicknamed "Silent Sam" i believe,i know it had a turbine engine,but more interesting to me was the design of the car,the driver and engine on oposite sides of the car.it helped … Browse and book tickets for events at the Royal Albert Hall This collection includes flyers and other ephemera related to protests of the Confederate Monument in 2017. Hugh Morton Photographs and Films, late 1920s-2006. Venable to London, Carr can be at the meeting, etc. Campus Life Ephemera, 2017, Folder 26 and Digital Folder 6: Confederate monument protests. The Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram has described the Ghana Bar Association as a bunch of silly hypocrites. Title Dramatic and Descriptive Motion Picture Music Composer Zamecnik, John Stepan: I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. By Rob Schofield. It brought the turbine and 4-wheel drive to Indy. ... Silent Sam & The Shadow of the Confederacy Although the work presents a highly favorable view of the organization, it can still be useful for researchers interested in the UDC's founding principles and goals as an organization. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Image Collection, 1799-1999. This list should be used as a starting point; researchers are encouraged to explore further in the collections in Wilson Library. An excerpt of the dedication speech given by North Carolina Governor Locke Craig is included alongside a photograph of the memorial unveiling. collections amount to $1,100 with more pledged, advising not to publicize campaign to raise money before commencement because "sometimes a statement of that kind beforehand gives a warning that closes the purse.". This collection contains over 8,000 images of UNC including many showing the "Silent Sam" memorial and other campus landmarks. North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives. and University money, Venable to London, U.D.C. Although not directly concerned with the "Silent Sam" memorial, Bishir's article provides useful information about the push to memorialize the Civil War in North Carolina. While southern women had long been leaders in efforts to memorialize the Confederacy, UDC members made the Lost Cause a movement about vindication as well as memorialization. An illustration of a person's head and chest. Archive definition, documents or records relating to the activities, business dealings, etc., of a person, family, corporation, association, community, or nation. From the Raleigh News and Observer, 3 June 1913. ... a plan just approved by the Mississippi Department of Archives … Wilson to Venable, Description of how the figure will be an original design and not a stock figure or replica. Many of these, such as the Raleigh News & Observer and the Durham Herald-Sun, report on campus news and controversies. He is hopeful for that the monument can unveiled during the 1911 commencement (in 1911, UNC awarded degrees to Confederate veterans who left school to go to war). Campus Buildings and Additional Resources, Alvin J. Seippel (Compiled by); Janet B. Seippel (Compiled by); Wilda Dellinger Council Staff (Compiled by), The history of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1894-1955, History of the North Carolina Division United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1949-1974. plus-circle Add Review. In addition to the resources focused primarily on "Silent Sam," books and articles on the history of Confederate memorials and monuments more broadly and the history of UNC will also be useful to researchers. She is trying to get the different chapters of the U.D.C. Hugh Morton documented the people, places, and things of North Carolina during the 20th century. Top 10 Lists that are hilarious, creepy, unexpected, and addictive. More recent articles related to the Confederate Monument from the News and Observer can be found in our collection of archived websites and on the News and Observer website. In addition, in 1999, students hung KKK banners from Saunders Hall in an effort to publicize his violent past. Serious Sam 3: BFE Deluxe Edition + Jewel of Nile (DLC) v3.0.3.0 [MULTI5/RUSSIAN] Fixed Files Serious Sam 3: BFE v3.0 [MULTI5/RUSSIAN] Fixed Files Game Trainers & Unlockers: By MARY McGRORY. Developed by the University Archives at UNC Chapel Hill, 2016. Salem Female Academy students at the UNC Confederate Monument dedication, June 2, 1913. Parsley of Wilmington, N.C., chiefly those she received or collected, 1890s to 1918, in her capacity as member and president of the North Carolina Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Records in this collection document the debate surrounding the "Silent Sam" memorial and Saunders Hall as well as other similar issues. Collection # P0081. "The Soldiers Monument Unveiled." Most items are essays on Confederate and southern topics, narratives of the war based on tradition, and biographical sketches and book reviews submitted in the 1930s as entries in contests sponsored by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. He is confident that the U.D.C., University alumni, and Trustees can raise money toward the estimated $5,000 or $6,000 cost. Class of 1903 monument donations: list of donor names and thier donation amounts. Wilson to Venable, reiterates $7,500 cost for 8ft. Many of the photographs have been digitized and are available online. Venable to London, Not necessary to state in the that the newspapers that the monument will not be unveiled at the 1911 commencement, communication with Wilson regarding stopping work to prevent incurring additional expenses, raising money at commencement, Venable to London--Alumni subscribed for $5,000 of the monument cost, U.D.C. Chapel Hill, NC – Police are reacting swiftly to social media rumors and flyers about a rally at the ‘Silent Sam’ Confederate statue on the University of North Carolina campus. The idea of bringing down Silent Sam and other Confederate statues clearly has a long history, but a letter to the Daily Tar Heel editor in 2003 by Gerald Horne, then a … John Kenyon Chapman Papers, 1969-2009. C970.76 B985n. Involving more NC chapters of U.D.C. Letter to Kenan regretting her absence at the unveiling as it was "her idea". Copies of the paper from 1969 to 2013 can be found in the North Carolina Collection. There are documents related to the history and reception of the UNC Confederate Monument throughout the University Archives and other collections in Wilson Library. On Wednesday, it announced a settlement agreement with the … Lists. Julian Shakespeare Carr Papers, 1892-1923. This collection includes an original copy of this speech (Subseries 2.2, Folder 26) as well as records documenting Carr's civic and business activities. TV Shows: Silent Witness fanfiction archive with over 828 stories. Upload. Printed in the Wilmington Morning Star, 15 June 1913. National Marble Mills to Kenan, description of the gateway/statue combination, proposal, describes bronze statue and panels as expensive and subject to discoloration and staining, National Marble Mills to Kenan, details replacing the N.C. coat of arms on the monument with the N.C. flag, Venable to Kenan; she had invited him to speak to the U.D.C. For early documents related to the planning, fundraising, and dedication of the monument, we have attempted to list every document in the Archives. Learning History with the Future . General Fiction Discussions Note: By posting in this forum you concede that the ending of the New BSG was the greatest moment in Sci-Fi EVAH! C378 UT2. ", National Marble to Venable, designs are to be kept confidential and not to be shown to other dealers, "Proposal for a Monument to be erected for the Students of the University of N.C." From John Wilson, lists price as $10,000 with a bronze or granite panel in relief on the pedestal and $8,500 without the panel, Venable to John Wilson, he prefers Wilson design but fears the committee will choose a cheaper alternative, asks about price reduction, Wilson to Venable regarding the estimate for the monument, Venable to Wilson, Bettie Jackson London replaces Kenan as committee chairman, the matter of the monument will be new business among the new membership of the committee, National Marble to Venable, continuing offers of lower priced designs. 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