Museum Monday 3/4/13: Major General Henry W. Halleck’s Pocket Watch

Museum Monday 3/4/13: Major General Henry W. Halleck’s Pocket Watch

Hi, this is Greg Goodell, and welcome again to another Museum Monday. We have a very interesting artifact out to show you today, it’s a pocket watch. What makes this pocket watch kind of unique is its provenance and that provenance is to Major General Henry W. Halleck, a very well known Civil War General…Continue reading Museum Monday 3/4/13: Major General Henry W. Halleck’s Pocket Watch

10/11 NOW: Bryan Health Enhances Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault

10/11 NOW: Bryan Health Enhances Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is traditionally, an underreported crime. Still, Bryan Health says it typically does 12 to 15 sexual assault nurse examinations each month. Recently, Bryan Health expanded its SANE or Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program. Now they have a team of more than 30 registered nurses who’ve went through nearly 100 hours of specialized training,…Continue reading 10/11 NOW: Bryan Health Enhances Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault

“Abraham Lincoln” by artist Randolph Rogers – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

“Abraham Lincoln” by artist Randolph Rogers – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

[Kirk Savage] Abraham Lincoln is shown seated, and holding a pen, a quill pen, in his right hand, and a piece of paper in his left hand, gazing up as if to the heavens. So the question is, what is he signing? I’m Kirk Savage, I have studied public memorials for most of my professional…Continue reading “Abraham Lincoln” by artist Randolph Rogers – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

Monster Snake Titanoboa at University of Nebraska State Museum [60 seconds]

Monster Snake Titanoboa at University of Nebraska State Museum [60 seconds]

[music] A lost world of giants 60-million years old ruled by a slithering monarch of unbelievable size. It sounds like fantasy, but it’s not. This is a once in a lifetime discovery. It really, this is just amazing. A treasure trove of fossils. [music] One a terrifying stealth killer. This mighty predator dominated and disappeared.…Continue reading Monster Snake Titanoboa at University of Nebraska State Museum [60 seconds]