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2011-03-15 TuesNite



Start: 21:05:11
End: 22:06:02
Chatters: 3rdthawkins, AYWalton, daviss, Ingrid_Doweary, jhonora, Khathu, selinva, vkn

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/

3rdthawkins: nothing

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

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.

vkn: lol

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.

selinva: Yes..AY

Ingrid_Doweary: Here's another. The Civil War: Sesquicentennial Commission Briefing

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 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

3rdthawkins: :(

daviss: ok

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: lol

Ingrid_Doweary: 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?

Ingrid_Doweary: Nice

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

daviss: wow

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

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.

daviss: bye

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