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November 7, 2016
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Victory Bell?

Inquiring minds want to know: Where is the Victory Bell? In the image above is a small piece of NAU’s (or more properly ASC’s) campus history- the “Victory Bell”.  As the cropped piece of NAU Archive image NAU.ARC.1956-9-8  shows, here … Continue reading

August 30, 2016
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Saying Goodbye to the “Fred Harvey: Branding the Southwest” Exhibit

This time last year, we were sweating the details on completing and putting into place what would turn out to be one of the most influential exhibits ever. “Fred Harvey: Branding the Southwest”  was built out of Cline Library, Special … Continue reading

July 6, 2016
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Introducing SCA’s new Collections Manager!

Special Collections and Archives (SCA) is thrilled to have Kelly Phillips join the department in the role of Collections Manager. This is a brand new position for SCA and one that has been needed for many years. This vital position was … Continue reading

April 18, 2016
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Announcing the 2016 Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Intern – Alexandra Morris

The Cline Library and Special Collections and Archives would like to introduce the 2016 Elizabeth M. and PT Reilly Summer Intern, Ms. Alexandra Morris. Alix is 2015 University of Akron graduate (go Zips!) and a current NAU public history student … Continue reading

April 15, 2016
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Archive Ale

…..Perhaps it happened because we began the planning conversation around our current exhibit “Fred Harvey: Branding the Southwest” at Mother Road Brewery. Maybe it was because Michael Marquess of Mother Road Brewery likes using the old historic images from our … Continue reading

March 21, 2016
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Special Collections and Archives Student Assistant Profile – Danielle Dlugajczyk

Hi, my name is Danielle Dlugajczyk. I am a senior at Northern Arizona University and I am majoring in English with an emphasis in Literature. How Long Have You Been Working at Special Collections and Archives? I have been working … Continue reading

January 6, 2016
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Elizabeth M and PT Reilly Internship Announcement

Northern Arizona University Cline Library Archival Internship Announcement Summer 2016 Reilly Internship The Cline Library at Northern Arizona University invites applications for The Elizabeth M. and P.T. Reilly Internship. The 2016 Reilly intern works closely with Cline Library’s Special Collections … Continue reading

December 9, 2015
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History 498C and Stories from the Colorado Plateau

Special Collections and Archives is dedicated to supporting faculty and students in many ways. We support student success, critical thinking, and advanced research skills by working with faculty to integrate primary source content and research into their course curriculum. This … Continue reading

November 23, 2015
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Thanksgiving in the Archives

For many, this week is shorter on work and lengthier on planning for/experiencing Thanksgiving. Whether it be through the gathering of friends and family, a game of football, shopping (in store/online), or binge-watching a newly-discovered television program, this is meant … Continue reading