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February 27, 2012

SGA 2012 Call for Proposals

Call for Submissions
The Society of Georgia Archivists Program Committee announces a call for
presentation proposals for the 2012 SGA Annual Conference.
The SGA Annual Conference will take place this year in beautiful Saint Simon’s
Island, Georgia, on November 8th and 9th, 2012.
The conference theme is Brave New World: Next Steps in the Archives Profession.
The Program Committee is soliciting [...]

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February 8, 2012

Tennessee History Day

The Society of Tennessee Archivists is pleased to continue its relationship with Tennessee History Day, and we’re looking for a few volunteers among our membership who are willing to help.
To host a successful competition for the students, their teachers and parents, the Tennessee Historical Society needs volunteers to serve as judges of student projects. I [...]

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January 26, 2012

Call for Nominations: 2012 SAA Waldo Gifford Leland Award

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2012 Western Archives Institute

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January 23, 2012

SAA Hamer Kegan Award announcement

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October 31, 2011

Thank you for a successful STA2011…

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I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped make STA2011 a success! Thank you for your support of STA. I’m looking forward to serving the needs of our membership in the year ahead…
http://posterityproject.blogspot.com/2011/10/thank-you-for-successful-sta2011.html

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October 24, 2011

Job Post: Director of the Washington County Archives

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The Washington County Archives is currently looking for a director. Here’s the formal job announcement recently submitted to STA for distribution to our members:
Washington County, Tennessee, the original county of Tennessee founded in 1777, is seeking a qualified person to fill the position of Director of the Washington County Archives. The successful candidate will have [...]

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October 19, 2011

STA2011 – Two outstanding tours on our schedule

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Two outstanding tours are on the schedule for the upcoming STA2011 Annual Meeting next week Disciples of Christ Historical Society and Vanderbilt Special Collections are hosting tours of their facilities. Click here for details.
It’s not too late to register. I hope to see you there!

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October 17, 2011

STA2011 – Kinfolks: Falling Off the Family Tree by Lisa Alther

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Lisa Alther will speak to the Society of Tennessee Archivists during our STA2011 Awards Banquet on October 27th. Ms. Alther is the best-selling author of Kinfolks: Falling Off the Family Tree – The Search for My Melungeon Ancestors. In KINFOLKS, Lisa Alther chronicles her search for the missing branches of her [...]

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October 14, 2011

STA2011 – Tennessee’s Digital Newspaper Project

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One of the highlights of the upcoming Society of Tennessee Archivists annual meeting is a session by Louisa Trott, Coordinator for the Tennessee Digital Newspaper Program…
Hot Off the Press: An Introduction to the Tennessee Digital Newspaper Project
Presented by Louisa Trott, Coordinator, Tennessee Digital Newspaper Program
The National Digital Newspaper Program, a partnership between the National [...]