22nd Annual Archives Month Conference- October 13, 2017

22nd Annual Archives Month Conference
1917: Long Island In Transition
Friday, October 13, 2017 – 9:00AM to 1:00PM at Mill Neck Manor House
 
The Long Island Library Resources Council’s Local History Committee has announced that the 22nd Annual Archives Month Conference will be held on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the Mill Neck Manor House, in Mill Neck, New York.  The theme of this year’s conference will be 1917: Long Island in Transition.  The breakfast conference will be held from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Speakers and topics include “Immigration Patterns in America During the Great War” by National Archives and Records Administration’s Dorothy Dougherty, “New York Women Celebrate 100 Years of Voting” with Antonia Petrash, and the history of Camp Mills with Cyril Smith.  

The cost is $25 per person, which includes a hot breakfast buffet and a docent-assisted, self-guided tour of the Manor House. 

Attendees include archivists, historians, and librarians from historical societies, house museums, and special libraries in both Nassau and Suffolk counties.  Non LILRC members are also welcome.  

For a printable registration form and more details on the location of the event, please visit the LILRC Training and Events Calendar online at: 

http://www.lilrc.org/event/22nd-annual-archives-month-conference/  

Nicole Menchise, Regional Archivist
Long Island Library Resources Council–A member of the Empire State Library Network
627 N. Sunrise Service Rd.
Bellport, NY 11713
P: 631-675-1570 ext.204
F: 631-675-1573
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