Archives Day 2005

Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive
Manalapan, New Jersey

ARCHIVES AND HISTORY DAY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2005

TIME
ROOM
EVENT
8:45-10:00
5
Morning Refreshments
9:00-5:00
Lobby
Exhibit: Monmouth County Photographs
9:00-5:00

NJ History Room

New Jersey History Room – Local & State History Reference Books
9:10-9:55
7
Lecture
Elsalyn Palmisano, “The CAPES Program: Archival Consultants for Historical Collections”
10:00
Hall
Color Guard & Pledge of Allegiance
10:05-11:00
Hall
Exhibition Tables: Archives & History Organizations
10:15-11:00
7
Videos
Old News: Selections from the Monmouth County Archives TV 34 News Video Collection: Twenty Years Ago
11:00 – 12:00
Hall
PLENARY SESSION

M. Claire French, County Clerk, Monmouth County

Jane G. Clayton Award:
Flora Higgins, Monmouth County Library,
Oral History Program

Theodore J. Narozanick, Freeholder, Monmouth County Renee Becker Swartz, Chair, Monmouth County Library Commission
Gary D. Saretzky, Monmouth County Archivist
Alex Magoun, Chair, NJ/MARAC
NJ/MARAC Caucus Award:
Princeton University Library
Ronald L. Becker, Rutgers University Library and NJSAA
Roger M. McDonough Award: Joseph L. Felcone

Featured Speaker

Alex Magoun, Director, David Sarnoff Library,
“The RCA Origins of Everyday Things”  Watch Video
Dr. Magoun addresses the history of inventions at the RCA Laboratories in West Windsor, near Princeton, New Jersey

12:00-2:15
Hall
Exhibition Tables: Archives & History Organizations
12:00
5
Box lunches delivered to participants (by prior arrangement)
12:10-1:10
7
Archives and History Day 2004
The Movie (highlights featuring Joshua Huddy)
1:20
Hall
Drawing for New Jersey History Game Prize Winners
1:30-3:00
7
History of Technology Round Table (Chaired by Alex Magoun)
Issues raised during Dr. Magoun’s keynote address will be discussed.
1:30-2:00
Archives
Tours of the Monmouth County Archives (Reservation Required)
2:15
Hall
Exhibit Tables Close