Special Collections and Archives blog

April 19, 2018
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SCA Student Assistant, Mowana Lomaomvaya, Earns Mary Crawley Scholarship and Summer Internship with the American Philosophical Society

Special Collections and Archives student assistant, Mowana Lomaomvaya, is a senior, graduating in May 2019. Mowana is studying anthropology, archaeology, and history at NAU. Since May of 2015, Mowana has been working as a student employee for Special Collections and … Continue reading

January 19, 2018
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Remembering John Running, 1939-2018

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of John Running, who died in the early morning hours of Sunday, January 7. John was an internationally-renowned commercial photographer in Flagstaff for several decades; along with his partner Sue Bennett, … Continue reading

January 12, 2018
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2018 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Internship Announcement

  The 2018 Reilly intern will work closely with Cline Library’s Special Collections and Archives staff to develop physical and virtual exhibits that celebrate the centennial anniversary of the Grand Canyon as a national park. The library is seeking a … Continue reading

July 21, 2017
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The Day Louie the Lumberjack Visited Special Collections and Archives

It isn’t often we get celebrities in the archives, but we had a special one on Monday July 1th. He came striding in, Ax in hand just like he owned the place!   Louie the Lumberjack came to the Cline Library, … Continue reading

May 16, 2017
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Announcing the 2017 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Intern – Shannon Sassone

The Cline Library Special Collections and Archives is excited to announce Shannon Sassone as the 2017 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly intern. Some of you may remember Shannon as a Cline Library student assistant a few years ago when she was an undergraduate at NAU. … Continue reading

March 21, 2017
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2017 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Summer Internship – Deadline Extended to Friday, April 7th

The Cline Library at Northern Arizona University has extended the application deadline for the Elizabeth M. and P.T. Reilly Summer Internship to Friday, April 7, 2017. The 2017 Reilly intern will work closely with Cline Library’s Special Collections and Archives staff to develop physical and … Continue reading

February 22, 2017
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Sue Bennett Photographs now Digitized and Online!

It’s only a start, but Special Collections and Archives has digitized a wonderful selection of 38 photographs from the Sue Bennett Collection. Bennett (1948-2003) was a highly successful (regionally, nationally, and internationally renowned) commercial photographer in Flagstaff; SCA received her … Continue reading

February 15, 2017
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Internship Opportunity 2016-2017

Northern Arizona University Cline Library Archival Internship Announcement 2017-2018 Collier Internship The Cline Library at Northern Arizona University invites applications for The Collier Internship. The 2017-2018 Collier intern will inventory, digitize, and describe photographs (transparencies, negatives, prints, digital) created by … Continue reading

February 9, 2017
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Victor H. Green’s Negro Travelers’ Green Book

Usually when I sit down at the keyboard to add a story to this blog, the story focuses upon a collection, or the status of an exhibit or it is something vaguely humorous (archival humor, that is). What I present … Continue reading