Archives Day 2007

MONMOUTH COUNTY LIBRARY HEADQUARTERS
125 SYMMES DRIVE
MANALAPAN, NEW JERSEY

ARCHIVES AND HISTORY DAY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2007

 

TIME ROOM EVENT
8:45-10:00 5 Morning Refreshments
9:00-5:00 Lobby Exhibit: The Jersey Shore in Monmouth County
9:00-5:00 NJ History Room New Jersey History Room – Local and State History Reference books
9:10-9:55 7 Seminar: Carla Zimmerman, CAPES Coordinator, “The CAPES Program: Archival Consultants for Historical Collections.”  Other speakers:

Marc Mappen, Executive Director, New Jersey Historical Commission
Joseph Da Rold, Director, Plainfield Public Library
Bob Crane, Executive Director, Friends of the Bruce Springsteen Collection at the Asbury Park Public Library

10:00 Hall Color Guard and Pledge of Allegiance
10:05-11:00 Hall Exhibition Tables: Archives and 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:  Karen L. Schnitzspahn

Greetings from Freeholders, Monmouth County

Gary D. Saretzky, Monmouth County Archivist and Former Chair, NJ/MARAC Caucus

NJ/MARAC Caucus Award:  Cape May County Clerk’s Office

Ronald L. Becker, Rutgers University Libraries and NJSAA

Roger McDonough Award, presented by the New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance, New Jersey Historical Commission, New Jersey Library Association History and Preservation Section, and Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries:  Lois Densky-Wolff

Featured Speaker: Walter Greason, Ursinus College, “Reimagining the Garden of Eden: How Monmouth County Became a Suburban Paradise”

12:00-2:15 Hall Exhibition Tables: Archives and History Organizations
12:00 Hall Box lunches delivered to participants (by prior arrangement)
12:10-1:10 7 Archives and History Day 2006: The Movie

(highlights featuring Charles McSorley about Mathew Brady)

1:20 Hall Drawing for New Jersey History Game Prize Winners
1:30-3:00 7 Featured Speaker: Walter Greason, seminar moderated by Randall Gabrielan, Executive Director, Monmouth County Historical Commission
1:30-2:00 Archives Tour of the Monmouth County Archives (Reservation Required)
2:15 Hall Exhibit tables close