Author Archives: Michelle Colandro

What is Juneteenth?

This year the nation celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation issued by President Lincoln on January 1, 1863. The National Archives displayed the original document for public viewing from December 30, 2012-January 1, 2013. The US Postal Service … Continue reading

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High Point of history

This past fall, the staff of the Wells Fargo History Museum in Charlotte had the pleasure of visiting a few of our local North Carolina history museums to learn more about our state’s heritage. In addition to touring a Friends’… Continue reading

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Bernard and Shirley Kinsey Collection

Beginning this month, Wells Fargo is sponsoring a national tour of “The Kinsey Collection: Shared Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, Where Art and History Intersect.” This is a collection of art and artifacts that tell the story of African… Continue reading

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Coaching at our summer games

Step with me into the time machine… It’s the summer of 1992. My sister Jennifer and I are glued to the television, carefully tracking all the medal winners in the Barcelona summer games. We’ve drawn up a fancy chart that… Continue reading

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