Tag Archives: Archives Awareness Week

Meet the Archivist – Sarah Ferencz, Whitby Archives

Our next member profile is that of Sarah Ferencz of the Whitby Archives. Sarah began as the Digitization Technician in 2009, in 2011 she became the Archivist Librarian and took on the role of Archivist in 2013 after the retirement … Continue reading

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Meet The Curator – Samantha George, Parkwood Estate National Historic Site

Our next member profile is that of Samantha George, Curator of Parkwood Estate National Historic Site (Parkwood NHS). A graduate from York University with a degree in History and Anothropology, Samantha obtained her diploma in Museum Studies from Algonquin College. … Continue reading

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Meet The Archivist – Jennifer Weymark, Oshawa Museum

In honour of Archives Awareness week, we at DRAAG wanted to give you a glimpse into who we are and what it is that we do day-to-day! Throughout this week we will be posting profiles on just some of the … Continue reading

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Historical Show and Tell

Our Second Annual Archives Awareness Week event was held last night and it was truly a success. Visitors enjoyed learning more about postmortem photographs, circus fleas, amazing scrapbooks, a letter from our first Prime Minister, a plane crash in downtown … Continue reading

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Archives Awareness Week

The first week of April is Archives Awareness Week.  This year we thought we would put on a little show and tell.  Archivists from throughout the Durham Region will bring with them some of the weirdest, most interesting or just … Continue reading

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