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Columbus Day

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1 Should we celebrate Columbus Day?
Public Relations News Release 2001:136, p.1
10/8/2001 Trudy Eden will discuss Christopher Columbus and his arrival in America.
2 Columbus Day
Public Relations News Release 1999:75, p.1
10/11/1999 Discussion with John Johnson, professor of history, about the origin and meaning of Columbus Day.
3 Untitled
Northern Iowan 89:12, p.3
10/9/1992 Presents views on discovery of New World.
4 Columbus anniversary prompts charges of ethnocentrism, says University of Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1991:300, p.1
12/19/1991 Robert Gish says the 500th anniversary of Columbus' voyage provides a forum for raising awareness that Native American cultures were well-established in the "New World" prior to his arrival.
5 Columbus example of 'self-made man' according to Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1991:298, p.1
12/19/1991 Dean Talbott states that Columbus educated himself and was a skilled map maker.
6 Myths still surround Columbus' voyage on 500th anniversary says Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1991:299, p.1
12/19/1991 Myths concerning Columbus revealed on 500th anniversary of the discovery of America.
7 Who sailed the ocean blue? Myths about Columbus.
Public Relations News Release 1991:134, p.1
10/14/1991 There is debate about which explorer really discovered America.
8 Student says to boycott Columbus Day, calling it a "sick holiday"
Northern Iowan 88:12, p.3
10/11/1991 Believes arrival of Columbus in New World meant genocide for native people.
9 It's Columbus Day...but did he really discover it first?
Maier--Donna J.E. (History Faculty)
Public Relations News Release 1988:87, p.1
10/10/1988 Donna Maier says other dicoverers may have found America shortly before Columbus did. Although Columbus recorded the actual discovery.
10 T.G.I. Tuesday?
Public Relations News Release 1988:479, p.1
6/27/1988 Twenty years ago today, President Johnson approved a law that shifted the observances of Washington's Birthday, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, and Veterans Day all to Mondays -thus creating a calender year chock-full of three-day holiday weekends.
11 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:73, p.1
10/7/1987 Robert Talbott speaks on Christopher Columbus' role in North American slavery. Wayne Anderson estimates the chance of earthquakes occurring in Iowa. Forrest Dolgener reviews cholesterol guidelines. Charles Means announces the rise of minority test scores.
12 Christopher Columbus
College Eye 19:6, p.1
10/12/1927 Notes on Christopher Columbus.
13 To St. Patrick's Cathedral
Whitcomb--Seldon L. (History Faculty)
Normal Eyte 2:10, p.82
11/15/1892 Former Professor Whitcomb's Columbus Day tribute.
14 All students and persons wishing to secure copies
Normal Eyte 2:8, p.66
11/1/1892 Should sign up for reprints of President Seerley's Columbus Day address.
15 La Porte City
Normal Eyte 2:8, p.63
11/1/1892 Made Columbus Day a special occasion; H. B. Lizer is principal.
16 The battery boys got out the sounder
Normal Eyte 2:8, p.65
11/1/1892 Cannon awoke echoes in preparation for Columbus Day.
17 Columbus Day
Normal Eyte 2:7, p.51
10/25/1892 Detailed account of the 400th anniversary of the landing of Columbus in the New World; large ceremony included addresses, prayer, song, and military drill.
18 Extracts from Prof. Seerley's address
Seerley--Homer Horatio (President of ISNS andISTC)
Normal Eyte 2:7, p.52
10/25/1892 Professor Seerley talks about the characteristics that make Columbus noteworthy.
19 The Alpha reception
Normal Eyte 2:7, p.53
10/25/1892 In an effort to develop a higher level of society at the school, the Alphas hold a formal Columbus Day reception in their hall.
20 The discovery of America
Normal Eyte 2:7, p.58
10/25/1892 Poem on Columbus.
21 S. B. Stonerook
Normal Eyte 2:6, p.49
10/18/1892 Preparing for Columbus Day at his school.

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