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Archive for March, 2010


March 24, 2010

[Council of State Archivists] Urgent need for some PAHR calls to Republican Senators

Senator Hatch’s staff are about ready to introduce our bill, but would really like to have another Republican or two on board. At present it appears our lead sponsors will be joined by:
Robert Bennett R-UT
John Kerry D-MA
Charles Schumer D-NY
Kirsten Gillibrand D-NY
(and maybe—not confirmed for sure) Jeanne Shaheen D-NH
Senator Lamar Alexander has expressed interest as has [...]


Archivist Needed

I am in the process of applying for a Preservation Assistance Grant for Smaller Institutions from the National Endowment for the Humanities and request your assistance in locating an Archivist to be our consultant for this project. Please read below for more information.
The Vise Library of Cumberland University is seeking funding through a NEH Preservation [...]


March 17, 2010


The Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) will host the latest in a series of workshops and seminars titled, “Quilts:  What they Can Tell Us About Our Ancestors,” April 17. The workshop will be held at the State Library and Archives building, located at 403 Seventh Avenue North, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.
Lori D. [...]


March 14, 2010

New blog for the Society of Tennessee Archivists

Welcome to the new blog for the Society of Tennessee Archivists.  Please use this blog to discuss archives and history.  Happy blogging!