University of Texas at Austin
Archives Week 2000
October 9-14, 2000
"Where in the World are Archives?"
Tentative Schedule of Events and Speakers:
Thursday, October 5, approximately 5:30pm Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA),
Hancock Building, 3700 Lake Austin Blvd.
Archives Week Proclamation at Austin City Council Meeting.
Sunday, October 8, 6:00pm
Hanging of Archives Week banner on 21st Street pedestrian overpass.
Table on West Mall.
Monday, October 9, 4:00pm Harry Ransom Center 4th Floor Auditorium
Dr. Gracy's presentation: "Even I was Appalled at the Possibilities: The Nature
and Impact of Documentary Forgery."
Tuesday, October 10, 7:15pm Welch 2.246
Colloquium: "Toward a Global Multimedia Archive: Russian Archives Online
as a Model."
Speakers: J. Mitchell Johnson and Gábor Beszterczey of ABA Media,
the producers of the PBS documentary The Red Files.
Wednesday, October 11, 1:00pm Sanchez 546
Panel Discussion: International Archives.
Speakers: Paul Wilson, Olga Leontieva, Don Carleton, Juan Manuel Herrera H.
Thursday, October 12, 7:00pm Sanchez 468
Colloquium: Archives in Mexico.
Speaker: Juan Manuel Herrera H., Director of the National Archives
System of Mexico.
Friday, October 13, 5:00pm Scholz Beer Garden
Archives Week Social.
Saturday, October 14, 10:00am-4:00pm
Public Archives Clinic at the Austin History Center. (810 Guadalupe)
Other Items of Interest:
Archives Week T-Shirt - - Archives Week T-Shirts now available in black
Archives Week Poster
Archives Week 2000 Proclamation
Archives Week Press Release
Public Archives Clinic Press Release
Volunteer Opportunity at the Public Archives Clinic
Links to International Archives and Organizations
Links to Preservation/Conservation Sites (part of the Public Archives Clinic page)
Go to UT-SAA Web Page
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