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September 27, 2011

STA2011 – Looking Back: The Civil War in Tennessee highlighted

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Jami Awalt, Archivist with the Archives Development Program at the Tennessee State Library and Archives, will be presenting a summary of the TSLA’s digitization project, Looking Back: The Civil War in Tennessee during STA2011. Here’s a brief review on The Posterity Project.

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September 20, 2011

STA2011 – Tennessee Court Records and the Stories They Tell

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One session on the schedule for the upcoming Society of Tennessee Archivists annual meeting is Understanding Records of Tennessee Courts & the Stories They Tell presented by Laine Sutherland, Director of Public Services, Tennessee State Library and Archives and current past president of Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society.
Click here for a preview, published on The Posterity [...]

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September 13, 2011

STA2011 – Panel discussions highlight genealogy and archives

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Two outstanding panel discussions are on the agenda, for the upcoming STA2011 annual meeting. Here’s a quick summary, just published on The Posterity Project:
http://posterityproject.blogspot.com/2011/09/sta2011-panel-discussions-highlight.html

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September 6, 2011

STA2011 – Washingtons of Wessyington Plantation by John F. Baker Jr.

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Among the scheduled speakers at the Society of Tennessee Archivists annual meeting is John F. Baker Jr., a descendant of Wessyngton slaves, who has written the most accessible and exciting work of African American history since Roots – The Washingtons of Wessyington Plantation.
John Baker will tell his story during the upcoming Society of [...]