Field Notes

I Love You, California

The heritage of the Golden State contains a lofty narrative of exploration, war, peace, commerce, expansion, and technology. What the origin of the symbolism that we commonly see and take for granted? We are the only state with a Greek motto, “Eureka!” meaning I’ve found it. The California bear has transformed in design over the years. The… Read More I Love You, California

Literature

Little Women

Happy Mother’s Day! We celebrate your love and enduring support. You are remarkable! “Touched to the heart, Mrs. March could only stretch out her arms, as if to gather children and grandchildren to herself, and say, with face and voice full of motherly love, gratitude, and humility–‘Oh, my girls, however long you may live, I… Read More Little Women

Art

Laguna Playhouse Gala

Incredible night celebrating the @LagunaPlayhouse Gala honoring 50 years of the Moulton Theater. Nellie Gail Moulton was a #teacher, #artist, and #philanthropist who supported the Laguna Beach art community and beyond. We are excited to #preserve her lasting memory and impact in our community. #FashionIsland @fashionislandhotel #NewportBeach #CA #Moulton #history #artists #play #theatre #actors #performance… Read More Laguna Playhouse Gala

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UC Irvine School of Business

Tonight Jennifer shared her vision to use #technology in the historical field at @ucimerage. #Metadata should be structured according to #DACS principles, but we can be #innovative in our ways of developing our content management systems. #UCI #history #Irvine #archive #preserve #exhibit #70Degrees #cms #data #computersystems #computer #art #museum #CA #humanities #science #business

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Connecting to Collections Care

The Connecting to Collections Care Online Community helps smaller cultural institutions to provide well-informed care for their valuable collections. All content in the C2C Care Community, with the exception of special courses, is provided for FREE. This service is a program of the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Artistic and Historic Works… Read More Connecting to Collections Care

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Libraries

“Libraries are as the shrine where all the relics of the ancient saints, full of true virtue, and that without delusion or imposture, are preserved and reposed.” -Francis Bacon, 1884 #PreservationWeek @americanlibraryassociation @pollaklibrary #libraries #library #books #read #quoteoftheday #quote #FrancisBacon #catalog #history #book

Conference

Southwest Oral History Association Conference

Join us at CSUF and Fullerton Marriott for an exciting three day oral history conference! You won’t want to miss our workshops, plenary sessions, performance, roundtable panels, and documentary. Dr. Maylei Blackwell will be our keynote speaker on Sunday, April 29, at 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m. See the 2018 Program for a detailed overview. Visit southwestoralhistory.org… Read More Southwest Oral History Association Conference

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Preservation Week

Participate in Preservation Week 2018 events. The American Library Association is offering a webinar on Densho Digital Repository: Preserving Community Memory Thursday, 4/26/2018 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific)   “Densho is a grassroots organization with a mission to preserve the stories of the Japanese… Read More Preservation Week