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A panel discussion at the British Academy of Arts and Sciences held on April 9th 2014. This event explored the challenges posed by record keeping in both its historical and contemporary contexts. It raised questions about the relationship between archival practice and historical knowledge from the perspective of record custodians and record users. Bringing together professional historians, practising archivists and members of the public, it also sought to encourage lively debate about future decision-making and the creation of policies in this critical area. Chair: Dr Adam Smyth Adam Smyth is a Tutorial Fellow in English at Balliol College, Oxford, and a University Lecturer in the History of the Book (1450-1660). His most recent book is Autobiography in Early Modern England (CUP, 2010)...
The Detroit Historical Society is proud to present the launch of its new Detroit Video History Archive. An initiative is now underway to preserve, digitize, and share a sizable trove of video tapes and film reels, each of which hold pieces of the city's story. This trailer represents some of the highlights of what we've found during the project’s first year. Subscribe to stay up to date, as we continue to share historic films and videos.
SHOTLIST AP Television Royal Society, London, UK, 26 November 2009 1. Wide taxi as it drives past the Royal Society building 2. Close-up the Royal Society sign over the doorway 3. Wide looking up at ceiling from stairwell 4. Mid tilt down ceiling to list of Presidents of the Royal Society list on wall 5. Mid pan left painting on wall to statue in front of window 6. Close-up statue of Newton in front of window 7. SOUNDBITE (English): Lord Martin Rees, President, the Royal Society and Master of Trinity College at the University of Cambridge "We're one of the oldest academies in the world and mainly we look forward to the future because science is ever more part of our world and part of our concerns. But we are having the luxury of looking back on our past and recording some ...
ვინ იმღერებს Placebo-ს, Archive-ის, Земфира-სა და Black Label Society-ს გვერდით - ალტერვიჟენი საუკეთესო დამწყებ არტისტს ავლენს... Official Site - http://www.musicbox.ge/ MyVideo - http://www.myvideo.ge/musicboxtv Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/MusicBoxGeorgia Twitter - https://twitter.com/#!/musicboxge
Local historical societies preserve the history of communities and local residents including important family history. A short interview with Steve Noll about how a family found information they wanted for a memorial service for a loved one.
The Open Society Archive at CEU contains nearly 7,000 linear meters of records, a unique collection of documents and materials related to recent history and human rights. But OSA is more than just shelf space - the building is a hub of learning, hosting seminars and special events, an annual documentary film festival, and countless exhibitions, while its online counterpart offers access to its collections to millions worldwide. Hear the Archives' director and its primary archivists discuss the role of OSA, its vast collections from the Balkan Wars, the Radio Free Europe records housed at OSA, and the future of archives like OSA. Learn more about the institutions and centers that make CEU unique at http://www.ceu.hu. And discover the archive at http://www.osaarchivum.org.