Some of our staff members had the opportunity to meet with our peers at local archives, ReCAP and the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library!
What does it mean for a preservationist to be faithful to the original? What are the qualities of the original we’re capturing in the digital surrogate? Find out more here on this George Blood Blog Post!
Making the recordings available online “gives an opportunity for the collections from smaller communities to shine,” Pfotenhauer said. “Wisconsin has a lot of these great records outside of Madison or Milwaukee, and we can make some of them more visible.”
Dana Gerber-Margie was hired as a temporary staffer for the planning period. She traveled around Wisconsin to assess oral history archives in 22 facilities from Superior to Milwaukee, from Antigo to Richland Center...