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July 17, 2015
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The Struggle to Retain History and Culture

It is the anniversary of Srebrenica, the massacre of a people and a culture. The wars in Bosnia destroyed families, homes, cities and factions made a point to destroy their “enemies” museums and libraries. It wasn’t just an annihilation of … Continue reading

May 4, 2015
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Our New Elizabeth & P.T. Reilly Intern!

The Cline Library and Special Collections and Archives would like to introduce the 2015 Elizabeth M. and PT Reilly Summer Intern, Ofelia Zepeda. Ofelia is an NAU graduate (class of 2000) and brings a wealth of experience and insight to … Continue reading

May 1, 2015
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SEGA update from Hanks Scholar Sarah Ciarrachi

The last few months have been a thrilling adventure navigating through the Special Collections and Archives (SCA) holdings at Cline Library. From the time I was young I have enjoyed wandering up and down the aisles of the public or … Continue reading

April 5, 2015
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Announcing the Acquisition of the Fred B. Eiseman Collection

Special Collections and Archives would like to announce the acquisition of a new collection, the Fred B. Eiseman collection. Fred was a river runner in the1950s through early 1970s and primarily worked in the Grand Canyon and on the Colorado … Continue reading

March 23, 2015
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University of Arizona Student Volunteers to Digitize Fred Harvey Collection

Earlier this year, Special Collections and Archives was contacted by a University of Arizona student, Ms. Heidi Charles, who offered to assist the department prepare for its upcoming Elizabeth M and PT Reilly internship this summer. Ms. Charles volunteered at … Continue reading

March 6, 2015
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Let it Snow…Milton Snow

Northern Arizona was blanketed in snow this past week. For many, the snow was a welcomed visitor to the region. Another welcomed visitor to the region was Milton Snow, a mid-twentieth century photographer, who created thousands of images documenting the … Continue reading

January 26, 2015
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2015 Elizabeth M. and P.T. Reilly Internship Announcement

Northern Arizona University Cline Library Archival Internship Announcement Summer 2015 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Internship The Cline Library at Northern Arizona University invites applications for The Elizabeth M. and P.T. Reilly Internship. The 2015 Reilly intern will work closely … Continue reading

January 14, 2015
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The Fred Harvey exhibit (for 2015-16) begins to take form

The library will be posting the 2015-16 Elizabeth and P.T. Reilly Internship announcement shortly (and it will be posted here when that happens) as an official kick-off to the beginning of the planning and construction of the Fred Harvey Exhibit. … Continue reading