The University of Texas at Austin
Student Chapter of the
Society of American Archivists


Archives Week 2000

October 9-14, 2000

"Where in the World are Archives?"


Archives Week 2000 Poster

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.

Monday-Thursday, 11:00am-1:00pm
 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 - *New* - 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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