Calendar of Events
|Thursday, September 21
||Utah State University
Merrill Library Special Collections
|12th Annual Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture
||“Brigham Young, the Council of the Twelve, and the Latter-day
Saint Investigation of the Mountain Meadows Massacre,” presented
by Thomas G. Alexander in the Logan Tabernacle, 50 North Main Street,
Logan, 7 p.m. The lecture is free and all are invited.
|Wednesday and Thursday, October 4-5
|Weber State University Stewart
Library Archives and Special Collections
Annual Utah Construction/Utah International Symposium: “Utah
- Wednesday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Library staff will be
available to assist symposium attendees with their research in
the Utah Construction/Utah International collection
- Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2 p.m., Opening reception and photographic
exhibit of building projects between 1947-1969
- Wednesday, Oct. 4, 3 p.m., Lecture: “Edmund
Littlefield and the Modernization of Utah Construction,” Susan
Matt, associate professor of history, WSU, 2006 Utah International
- Thursday, Oct. 5, 8:15-9 a.m., Continental Breakfast
- Thursday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m., Lecture: “The Evolution of
a Managerial Style: Marriner Eccles in the Public and Private
Sector,” Stephen Francis, assistant professor of history,
WSU, 2006 Utah International Center Fellow
- Thursday, Oct. 5, 10-11:15 a.m., Panel Discussion, “Researching
Marriner Eccles, Edmund Littlefield, and Utah International:
A Conversation with the 2006 Utah International Fellows,” Stephen
Francis and Susan Matt, faculty fellows; Rebecca Anderson, Michelle
Braeden, Kathleen Broeder, and Rebecca Mueller, student fellows
|Friday, October 6-7
Hall Centennial Anniversary Celebration.
- Friday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m. A celebration will be held at the O.C.
Tanner Plaza, on the west side of Converse Hall. An exhibit consisting
of historical photographs and a narrative will be inside Converse
- Saturday, Oct. 7, 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon. Converse Hall. Room
Number will be posted in Converse Hall. Detailed lecture with
slides by Dr. Douglas Brackenridge, Professor of Religion Emeritus,
Trinity University, San Antonio. He wrote the book about the
history of Westminster College and is an authority on the history
of the Presbyterian Church.
|Friday, October 13
||Brigham Young University's L.
Tom Perry Special Collections
||Exhibit: WWII Pearl Harbor and Beyond
- Friday, October 13, 10 a.m., “The Uniqueness of the
LDS Veteran,” Don Norton
- Friday, October 13, 11 a.m., “A Modern Helaman’s
Army,” Frank W. Clawson, Colonel, USAF (Ret.)
- Friday, October 13, 12 noon- 12:50 p.m., Lunch
- Friday, October 13, 1 p.m., “World War II: Life on the
LDS Homefront,” Ken Alford
- Friday, October 13, 2 p.m., “Nurses at War,” Patricia
- Friday, October 13, 3 p.m., Optional Tour of the Exhibit
|Friday, October 20
|Conference of Inter-Mountain
|Utah fall caucus in Logan, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
|Workshop on intellectual property, marketing plans, presentation
of Everett C. Cooley Award to Bernice Maher Mooney, former archivist
for the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City
|Wednesday, October 25
|Utah State Historical Society
|“Wallace Stegner's Utah Connection” by Bill Mulder
|This event is cosponsored by Utah State Archives and Utah State
Historical Society, as a continuation of the USHS Annual Meeting,
but in conjunction with Utah Archives Month. Special thanks to Dan
Johnson and Chevron.
Courtyard Meeting Room
Utah State Archives
346 S Rio Grande St
Salt Lake City.
12 noon-1 p.m. Free.
|Friday, October 27
|Utah History Research
|Research classes, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
|Courtyard Meeting Room, Utah State Archives, 346 S Rio Grande Street,
Salt Lake City. Free.
- Legislative History research class presented by James Kichas
and Brandon Metcalf, processing and reference archivists at
the Utah State Archives, 9 a.m.
- Community History research class presented by Alan Barnett
(Utah State Archives) and Doug Misner (Utah State Historical
Society), 10 a.m.
- “Wake the Dead,” Family History research class,
presented by James Kichas (Utah State Archives) and Melissa
Ferguson (Utah State Historical Society), 11 a.m.
- “Family History Sources in the LDS Church Archives
and How to Use Them” research class, presented by Jay
Burrup (LDS Church Historical Department), 1 p.m.
- Tips and hints and doing oral histories research class presented
by Matt Heiss (LDS Church Historical Department), 2 p.m.
- Tips and hints and how to write a journal class presented
by Jeffery O. Johnson (LDS Church Historical Department), 3
|Thursday, November 2
||University of Utah Marriott
|Utah Ski Archives Banquet, Little America Hotel, 500 South Main,
Salt Lake City, 6 p.m. Reservation deadline, October 26, 2006, Call
581-8558 after 10/26/06
|Wednesday, November 8
County Records Management and Archives
|SAA Workshop (Describing
Archives: A Content Standard)
|Introductory workshop to provide professional archivists with practical
strategies for implementing DACS. Co-sponsor: Salt Lake County Records
Management and Archives. Utah State University Extension Training
Room (S1008), Salt Lake County Government Center, 2001 South State
Street, Salt Lake City, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
|Thursday and Friday, November 9-10
County Records Management and Archives
|SAA Workshop (MARC
According to DACS: Archival Cataloging to the New Descriptive Standard)
|Extensive 2-day review of the revision of SAA’s Archival
Cataloging as a Component of Description (ACCD) - enhanced by the
addition of information about the relationship with the new descriptive
standard Describing Archives: A Content Standard, full MARC 21 coding,
and a subject analysis and authority work as they apply to archival
cataloging. Co-sponsor: Salt Lake County Records Management and Archives.
Utah State University Extension Training Room (S1008), Salt Lake
County Government Center, 2001 South State Street, Salt Lake City,
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
For questions or to add information to this page contact Glen
Fairclough. Maintained by Utah
State Archives and Records Service.
October 11, 2006
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