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25th Annual Archives Conference: Collecting and Preserving the Stories of U.S. Veterans (virtual)

  • October 05, 2020
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Zoom Meeting

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25th Annual Archives Conference:
Collecting and Preserving the Stories of U.S. Veterans (virtual)

Scheduled presentations: 

Mail Call from The National WWII Museum
Kimberly Guise, Assistant Director for Curatorial Services, The National World War II Museum
Emily Hindin, Assistant Director for Digitization, The National World War II Museum

Ink Stories: Symbols of Service

Kathryn Heaviside, Community Service Librarian at the Northport-East Northport Public Library

The Key to Our Future is to Remember and Record Our Past
Edna Susman, Director, Veterans Testimonial Project on Long Island and Reference Librarian, Half Hollow Hills Community Library

American Airpower Museum virtual tour with live commentary by Lawrence Starr 

Material Connections To Hallowed Ground: Linking Artifacts of Civil War Soldiers to a Present Experience
Greg Goodell, Museum Curator, Gettysburg National Military Park

What Gettysburg Meant: Union and Confederate Veterans Remember America's Most Famous Battle 
Christopher Gwinn, Chief of Interpretation and Education, Gettysburg National Military Park

Image citation: Army/ANC photo by Public Affairs Specialist Jacqueline Leeker/Released - The U.S. Army / Public domain.  Accessed on Wikimedia Commons 08/28/2020.

Code of Conduct

For questions, please email Erin Hunter, ehunter@lilrc.org.

Professional Development Hours: 5 (.5 CEUs)

FOR OUR PARTICIPANTS - We have implemented a two step verification process for security purposes and to maintain accurate attendance records.  You will need both a LILRC and a Zoom account. 

If you do not already have a LILRC account you will be prompted to create one (if you have forgotten your password, and need help resetting it you can email Eliscia at ecirrone@lilrc.org).   

If you do not already have a zoom account you will be prompted to do so upon logging into the meeting.  If this is the first time you are using Zoom, after you have created an account, you can join the meeting by entering the Meeting ID/ Password provided to you in the confirmation email.  You can access all subsequent Zoom meetings by clicking the meeting link in the confirmation email.

Thank You Sponsors



Long Island Library Resources Council
627 N. Sunrise Service Road
Bellport NY, 11713
Phone: (631) 675-1570
info@lilrc.org

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