Khathu: hello selinva
selinva: Good evening Khathu How goes the new job Khathu
AYWalton: Good evening all.
selinva: Evening AY
AYWalton: howy Ingrd, khathu, SelinVa
Ingrid_Doweary: Hay Khathu, Selinva, and AYWalton.
Khathu: Hello AYwalton and Ingrid
selinva: Evening INgrid
Khathu: selinva they are keeping me busy
selinva: Ingrid..I did find a coloring book of AA Soldiers in Civil War
Khathu: i am just getting home from work.
selinva: Jeez...working late
Khathu: been at the office since 8am
Ingrid_Doweary: That's great, Selinva. Where did you find it? You've had a long day, Khathu.
Khathu: it will be like this for the next two week. i will be getting very little research done
selinva: Another person found it online..somewhere She was able to get 1 copy...
Ingrid_Doweary: I understand, Khathu. That is good news, Selinva. Be right back.
selinva: Evening 3rs 3rd
Khathu: Hello 3rd
3rdthawkins: hey Aywalton Ingrid_Doweary Khathu and Selinva
AYWalton: ok back. sorry I stepped away from the computer. hi 3rd so how is everyone tonight?
3rdthawkins: doing good, watching NCAA tourney
selinva: sleepy...think this time change still has me off
Ingrid_Doweary: I'm black. Hey 3rd.
AYWalton: Oh it takes me usually about a month to recover from that 1 hour time.
3rdthawkins: so annoying Ingrid
AYWalton: I end up dragging for days!
Ingrid_Doweary: What's that, 3rd/
AYWalton: I think he meant basquetball tournament, Ingrid. this is March Madness time. now don't everyone talk at the same time, now.
Ingrid_Doweary: I'm clueless.
AYWalton: Selma is nodding off already, I bet. I know her bedtime approaches.
Ingrid_Doweary: Listening to Antoinette Harrell
AYWalton: oh who is on tonight?
Ingrid_Doweary: Lauren Hutchinson.
AYWalton: oh ok. Ingrid you going to NARA this week?
Ingrid_Doweary: Yes, I'll be there all day, this Friday.
AYWalton: ahhh ok. I might be there on Thursday at least for part of the day. but probably not the whole day.
selinva: Who is Lauren Hutchinson?
AYWalton: not sure, selinva.
Ingrid_Doweary: Oh okay. I have been studying the influence of African Americans and the American Civil War on a daily basis. I don't really know, Selinva.
AYWalton: that sounds good,Ingrid.
Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Vkn.
AYWalton: greetings, vkn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
3rdthawkins: hello vkn
vkn: Good evening to each and all
Ingrid_Doweary: Let me drop a couple of links on everyone. ectures in History: African Americans and the Civil War http://www.c-span.org/Events/Lectures-in-History-African-Americans-and-the-Civil-War/10737420083-2/
selinva: good evening vkn
Khathu: hello vkn
3rdthawkins: how are you vkn
selinva: yes, saw part of that this weekend INgrid
vkn: Hope the world and your axix be in sync 3rd AYW Ingrid Khathu Selinva
3rdthawkins: it is vkn thx
selinva: Very new age of you vkn...
Ingrid_Doweary: I hope so also, Vkn.
3rdthawkins: oops! brb, gotta make a phone call
AYWalton: i have watched that on C-span. she is good.
Ingrid_Doweary: Who, Edna?
selinva: One of our members was her High School History teacher...
AYWalton: is that right? wow! Selma didn't she speak in Hampton before?
Khathu: have a nice evening everyone
selinva: Yes, she did..her family is from Charles City County
3rdthawkins: ok back
Ingrid_Doweary: Wow. I've seen her interviewed regarding Frederick Douglass and his home on C-Span several years ago. wb 3rd.
AYWalton: who was the professor that spoke the year I came down? Charles City VA is where those Chickahominy people were.
selinva: Yes...or one of those groups..
vkn: Multi tasking from this location so not to mind if I do not respond right away
AYWalton: I have seen an entire community on the Special 1910 Indian census in Charles City VA. no problem VKN. we all multi-task from time to time.
Ingrid_Doweary: Here's another. The Civil War: Sesquicentennial Commission Briefing http://www.c-span.org/Events/The-Civil-War-Sesquicentennial-Commission-Briefing/10737420128-2/
selinva: Think we were watching the same things this weekend Ingrid. Did watch Book TV..
AYWalton: great minds think alike!
Ingrid_Doweary: Yes indeed, Selinva and AY!
selinva: Saw author of book entitled Spies in Mississippi..on White Citizens Council, Soveriegnty Committee..plus blacks who spied on the Civil Rights groups I thought of seventies
Ingrid_Doweary: Oh yeah? Need to add that one to my reading list.
AYWalton: sounds interesting! howdy daviss???
Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Daviss.
AYWalton: how are thing down in AZ?
daviss: hello 3rd, AYWalton, Ingrid, Sel and vkn! Az is nice and warm right now AYWalton
selinva: Well its chilly in VA
AYWalton: it was chilly today, but sunny.
3rdthawkins: hello daviss
Ingrid_Doweary: I saw the David Rassmussen book on the 1801 Louisiana Slave Uprising in a Barnes and Noble bookstore this past Saturday.
AYWalton: chilly tonight too. didn't spring for it and buy it, Ingrid?
selinva: Folks I am going to have to leave..
daviss: later Selma
Ingrid_Doweary: It's chilly now.
daviss: take care
selinva: Have a number of meetings tomorrow not sure if I will make the Lunchbunch chat folks
selinva: See you tomorrow.
AYWalton: was looking at your post on Rev. C C Somerville.
daviss: what do you think I sure wish I could find that one sermon of his The Rooster with two dead heads
AYWalton: enjoying reading about all of you March birthday folks. and chuckling that you were born in 19 hundlred and something something... lo lol
daviss: Almost every article I found of him mentioned that sermon I got an email today from the Boyds Publishing person and they dont have it in their catalogue rather the contact person R H Boyd started that Company and looking through those old church books he and my grands knew each other well
AYWalton: where was Boyd located?
daviss: His Co is in Tn
AYWalton: I was thinking TN. There was another black press there, as well.
daviss: Family of Boyd.. son Henry took over after he died
AYWalton: and one if not more than one of the black insurance companies was based in Tennessee, I think. was the company in Nashville, daviss?
daviss: yes, I think so too AYWalton in fact I think I saw in the book there was a insurance form Nashville is correct
AYWalton: ahh, wow. They probably all knew each other.
daviss: they did AYWalton evidence of it in the book
AYWalton: yep, that makes sense.
daviss: there are two more log book that I wish I could get
AYWalton: where did you get the one you have?
daviss: From my Uncle who had them after they closed down the church I have the ones that start at 1924 I wish I could get that one from 1919
AYWalton: who has it, do you know?
daviss: not sure where the other one started but the 2nd book I have starts about 1938
AYWalton: hey hey hey, it's honoray!!!
Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Jhonora.
AYWalton: howdy jhonora!
jhonora: Hey AYWalton, 3rdthawkins, daviss, Ingrid, vkn
AYWalton: You should scan the pages and upload some of them, daviss.
Ingrid_Doweary: You still watching the game, 3rd?
AYWalton: hows New Orleans, jhonora?
daviss: yep I know but they aren't budging nor are they using it for the same purpose as I am hello jhonora
jhonora: Good. Not sure if you all are familiar with the Amistad Center, but their director of Archives is suing for wrongful termination.
daviss: why the termination jhonora
AYWalton: when was the director terminated?
jhonora: For being a whistle blower and jealousy from Exec. Director.
Ingrid_Doweary: Is that Avery?
AYWalton: oh wow. Very interesting!
jhonora: She was terminated a few weeks ago, after 17 years of employment.
AYWalton: wow after 17 years! and what reason was given for the termination?
jhonora: Neglect of duties
AYWalton: that is too bad.
jhonora: It is in the courts, so it should be interesting. fyi Amistad is the largest repository of AA & minority material in country.
Ingrid_Doweary: How was that possible?
AYWalton: larger than Schomburg?
jhonora: Hard to believe, but yes.
AYWalton: really? I was not aware of that.
jhonora: They have among other collections the papers of the Amer. Missionary Assoc.
AYWalton: worth spending some time looking at. I shall revisit their site and look at their holdings more closely.
Ingrid_Doweary: I'm interested in the American Missionary Assoc.
daviss: me too
jhonora: Well they have some info on their website.
daviss: revisit for sure
AYWalton: I had better turn in, folks. Exhausted from too much coughing.
Ingrid_Doweary: Thanks Jhonora. Take care AY
jhonora: Good night AY
daviss: take care AY
AYWalton: better sign off. take care.
daviss: Is there alot of info you can get online at Armistad jhonora amistad what name in particular for you Ingrid regarding Amer Missionary
jhonora: You can get some collection descriptions and the finding aids are at amistadresearchcenter.org/archon.
daviss: thanks jhonora
jhonora: They have Amer. Mis. Assoc. and Amer. Home Mission Soc.
Ingrid_Doweary: Well currently, I'm interested in the history of the Assoc.
daviss: oh ok well guess I better go also. its about time for me to fight for tv position lol later jhonora thanks for the link
Ingrid_Doweary: Sorry logged by accident. See ya later.
daviss: lol I was just leaving..did you get bumped
Ingrid_Doweary: Was multitasking.
daviss: ohhhh lol well you take care
Ingrid_Doweary: You do the same, bye.