I have completed a website titled “Experiencing the BWCA Wilderness” which documents my journey in August of 2009 into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness with Carson Stewart and Cameron Finnis. Over the course of six days we traveled over an expansive series of lakes, forests, streams and rivers.
You can now view the press conference for the Proclamation of Central Library Day on YouTube. Click here for part one, and click here for part two. As President of the Board of Trustees of the Evansville-Vanderburgh Public Library (EVPL) I was asked to coordinate the press conference.
The day commemorates the five year anniversary of the EVPL’s central library branch. The central library is a 145,000-square-foot building and, since its opening, has been visited by over 3 million people.
The Claybourn Genealogical Society (CGS) exists to provide leadership in assembling and recording data and information on ancestors and descendants of the Claybourn families and to cultivate the ties of friendship among their descendants. CGS also works to preserve and safeguard manuscripts, books, cemeteries, and memorabilia relating to Claybourns.
The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is a fraternal organization dedicated to preserving the history and legacy of heroes who fought and worked to save the Union. Organized in 1881 and chartered by Congress in 1954, the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War are the legal successor to the Grand Army of the Republic.