Olliff receives Troy University Libraries’ Book Token Award

Dr. Marty Olliff receives the Troy University Libraries' Book Token Award from Dean of Libraries Dr. Chris Shaffer during a ceremony on Tuesday.

Dr. Marty Olliff receives the Troy University Libraries' Book Token Award from Dean of Libraries Dr. Chris Shaffer during a ceremony on Tuesday.

Dr. Marty Olliff, Professor of History and Director of the Wiregrass Archives, has been honored with Troy University’s Book Token Award for the support he has demonstrated for the University’s libraries.

Presented during a ceremony on Tuesday at the Troy Campus Library, the award recognizes faculty who provide service to and support of Troy University…

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Troy University Libraries plan ‘Banned Book Week’ activities

A book launch will be held on Monday evening and a series of book talks by faculty members will be held on Tuesday.

A book launch will be held on Monday evening and a series of book talks by faculty members will be held on Tuesday.

Troy University Libraries will hold a series of events this week in recognition of Banned Books Week.

Banned Books Week is an annual event of the American Libraries Association that brings together the entire book community, including librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers and readers of all types in shared support of the freedom to seek,…

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Workshop to equip educators to teach students about the Holocaust

TROY students view the Americans and the Holocaust exhibit at the Troy Campus Library. The exhibit will be on display until April 20.

TROY students view the Americans and the Holocaust exhibit at the Troy Campus Library. The exhibit will be on display until April 20.

The Troy University Library will present a free teacher workshop on April 12 to better equip educators to teach students about the Holocaust.

Held in conjunction with the library’s visiting exhibit, “Americans and the Holocaust,” the workshop will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Troy Campus Library located in Wallace Hall….

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It Came From the Archives: Tragic train wreck led to a shift in safety procedures on the Atlantic Coast Line tracks

The wreck of the

The wreck of the "Second 180" and "Extra 452" in the Wiregrass led to changes in train management.

On Sept. 24, 1945, at 2:05 p.m., Atlantic Coast Line train “Extra 452 West” from Dothan collided headlong into ACL “Second 180 East,” killing the 452’s engineer, James A. Mangum of Montgomery, and injuring 16 others.

Tom Solomon, a resident of Headland, employee of the ACL, and “well known railroad artist and train enthusiast” owned…

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Alberich receives Troy University’s Book Token Award

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