Oklahoma Archives Bazaar
Oct 26, 2019

Oklahoma Archives Bazaar
Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library
300 Park Ave
Oklahoma City

Celebrate American Archives month and learn how to catalog and consolidate your family's important historical documents at the Oklahoma Archives Bazaar. This family-friendly and free event in Oklahoma City draws together a variety of booths showcasing archives, libraries and museums from all across the state in one place. Organized by the Oklahoma Archivists Association, this event features door prizes, a self-archiving workshop and seeks to raise awareness of the local archival resources available to students, genealogists, history buffs or folks just interested in "old stuff." 

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Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant
General Information: Free admission
Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35, I-40, I-44
Projected Attendance: 75
Saturday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1:00 pm Family Photos, Personal Papers and Selfies: A Personal Archiving Project taught by J.A. Pryse (classroom EF) Most of us have boxes and boxes of historic family memorabilia, photographs, grade cards, personal identification materials, personal papers, film, video, audio and now SELFIES! We know we need to organize materials but where do we begin? This class offers a basic “how-to” to get you started in the right direction. 1:30 pm All Ages History Trivia (Friends of the Library Room) Test your knowledge of Oklahoma history and win prizes! 2:00 pm Banjo performance by Lucas Ross of the American Banjo Museum