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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

By |2019-01-21T13:54:50-04:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Education, Genealogy & History|Tags: , , , |

January 27 - the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau - was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. In honor of this day, we've put together some materials available through the Batesville Memorial Public Library and online that patrons can use to learn more. Library [...]

Remembering Pearl Harbor

By |2018-12-04T19:49:29-04:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Education, Genealogy & History|Tags: , , , , , , |

December 7, 2018 marks the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. In commemoration of the anniversary, we've put together some materials you can check out at the Batesville Memorial Public Library to learn more! Aircraft Damaged or Destroyed U.S. Casualties Ships Damaged or Destroyed Pearl [...]

World War I Centennial

By |2018-11-09T14:11:25-04:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Education, Genealogy & History|Tags: , , , , |

In addition to being Veteran’s Day, this Sunday, November 11, marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of materials you can check out to learn more about World War I. By the Numbers MOBILIZED KILLED WOUNDED [...]