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History in Your House, In Your Hands

The Drexel University Libraries is pleased to invite you to join Steven G. Fullwood, Public Archivist and former Assistant Curator of the Manuscripts, Archives & Rare Books Division at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Libraryfor an exciting workshop for anyone interested in managing evidence of their personal history.

During this interactive workshop, Fullwood will offer techniques designed to help you cut through the anxiety of dealing with those boxes of papers, letters, photographs, and other documents. In addition, there will be a discussion about the significance of keeping organized records and the challenges of taking care of one's own archives.

This event is free and open to the public.

The Library Learning Terrace is located in Drexel University's Race Hall dormitory (3300 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104). Please visit www.library.drexel.edu/about/locations for more information.

The Drexel University Campus Map is also availble online: http://drexel.edu/about/directions/university-city-map/


Steven G. Fullwood is a documentarian, archivist and writer. He is the former Assistant Curator of the Manuscripts, Archives & Rare Books Division at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, and the founder of the "In the Life Archive: Black Gay and Lesbian Archive" (ITLA).

History in Your House, In Your Hands is sponsored by the Drexel University Libraries. For more information, contact Communications Manager Stacy Stanislaw at svs22@drexel.edu or visit our website www.library.drexel.edu  

Date:
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Time:
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Library Learning Terrace
Campus:
University City Campus
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Event Organizer

Stacy Stanislaw