SAA-UT is proud to present the following Archives Week activities.
All events are free and open to the public!

Impressions: A Fashion Archives Experience

image of two flappers

Image by Emily Perkins.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012
7pm, UT Student Activity Center Ballroom South, SAC 2.410

Karen Trivette Cannell, Asst. Professor and Head of Special Collections, will present a public lecture about her work in the Fashion Institute of Technology Archives at the State University of New York. You can read more about Karen's work here.

Download a flapper-themed Archives Week flyer here!

Unbuttoned: Adventures in the Archives
of an American Icon

vintage advertisment for Levi jeans

Image courtesy of the Levi Strauss Archives.

Thursday, October 25th, 2012
7pm, Texas Union Quadrangle Room, UNB 3.304

Lynn Downey, the Historian of Levi Strauss & Co., will present a public lecture about her work archiving the world's oldest blue jeans and other treasures of the Levi archives. You can read more about Lynn's work here.

Download a Levi Strauss-themed Archives Week flyer here!




Archives Clinic

Saturday, October 27th, 2012
1-3pm, Austin History Center

We invite you to bring in your own treasures to our annual Archives Clinic. Talk with professional archivists and conservators about how to best preserve your photos, documents, and textiles!

Archives Week 2012 events would not be possible without generous support from:

Thank you to all our supporters!