MARAC Previous Conference Schedules

Please note: all original conference programs are housed in the MARAC Archives.

2013

Fall 2013

When: November 7-9, 2013
Where: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hotel: Hyatt Regency at Penn's Landing
Room rate: $169

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Lisa Mangiafico (Soroptimist International) lisa@soroptimist.org and Valerie-Anne Lutz (American Philosophical Society Library)vlutz@amphilsoc.org 


Program Committee Co-Chairs: Laurie Rizzo (Hagley Museum and Library) lrizzo@hagley.org and Charles Greifenstein (American Philosophical Society Library) cgreifenstein@amphilsoc.org   


Sponsors: The Regional Digital Imaging Center at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, Backstage Library Works, Drexel University - The College of Computing and Informatics, Temple University Libraries


Fall 2013 Conference Program (6.9MB PDF file)


Spring 2013

When: April 25-27, 2013
Where: Erie, Pennsylvania
Hotel: Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel and Bayfront Convention Center
Room rate: $149

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Jane Ingold (Penn State Erie) jli4@psu.edu and Debora Rougeux (University of Pittsburgh) pern@pitt.edu

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Jessica E. Johnson (Virginia State University) jejohnson@vsu.edu and Charlotte Sturm (University of Maryland) charlotte.sturm@gmail.com

Sponsors: Backstage Library Works, Penn State University Libraries, University of Pittsburgh (University Library System)

Spring 2013 Conference Program (3.33 MB PDF file)


2012

Fall 2012

When: October 25-27, 2012
Where: Richmond, Virginia
Hotel: Omni Richmond Hotel
Room rate: $139

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Jodi Koste (Virginia Commonwealth University) jlkoste@vcu.edu and Margaret Kidd (Virginia Commonwealth University) kiddm@vcu.edu.

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Vin Novara (University of Maryland) vnovara@umd.edu and Joanne Archer (University of Maryland) jarcher@umd.edu
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Sponsors: Atlas Systems, Backstage Library Works, Norfolk Southern, Preservation Technologies

Conference Program (3.12 MB PDF file).

Conference Presentations 

Spring 2012

When: April 12-14, 2012
Where: Cape May, New Jersey
Hotel: Congress Hall
Room rate: $159 

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Rita Fulginiti (Cape May County Clerk's Office) coclerk@co.cape-may.nj.us and Diana Hevener (Cape May County Clerk's Office) hevenerd@co.cape-may.nj.us.

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Bob Golon (Princeton Theological Seminary) bob.golon@yahoo.com and Alan Delozier (Seton Hall University Special Collections/Archives) Alan.Delozier@shu.edu.

Spring 2012 conference program (2.16 MB PDF file).



 

2011

Fall 2011

When: October 20-22, 2011
Where: Bethlehem, PA
Hotel: Historic Hotel Bethlehem
Room rate: $129

Local Arrangements Co-Chairs:  Ilhan Citak (Lehigh University) ilc4@lehigh.edu, Michael Knies (University of Scranton)
kniesm2@scranton.edu, and Diane Windham Shaw (Lafayette College) shawd@lafayette.edu.

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Kate Colligan (Hillman Company)
kate.colligan@gmail.com and Valerie-Anne Lutz (American Philosophical Society Library) vlutz@amphilsoc.org.

Conference program (2,298 KB PDF file)  

Conference presentations - http://www.slideshare.net/MARAC_Bethlehem/

 

Spring 2011

When: May 5-7, 2011
Where: Alexandria, VA

Local Arrangements Committee: Co-Chairs Jeff Flannery (Manuscript Division Library of Congress) jfla@loc.gov and John LeGloahec (NARA) johnleg@verizon.net.
Program Committee: Co-Chairs Erin Corley (Archives of American Art Smithsonian Institution) corleye@si.edu and Gina Rappaport (Department of Anthropology, National Museum of Natural History) rappaportg@si.edu.

Conference Program (2.70 MB PDF file).




2010

Fall 2010

Harrisburg, PA

Theme: The Politics of Archives 
When: November 11-13, 2010 
Local Arrangements Committee: Co-Chairs Jesse Teitelbaum (Pennsylvania House of Representatives)jteitelbaum@pabmc.net and Pam Whitenack (Hershey Community Archives) pwhitenack@hersheyarchives.org.
Program Committee: Co-Chairs Cindy Bendroth (Div. of Records Administration, Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission)CBENDROTH@state.pa.us and Lindsey Loeper (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) lindseyloeper@umbc.edu.

Fall 2010 Conference Program  

Blog:  http://maracharrisburg.blogspot.com/

 

Spring 2010

Wilmington, Delaware

Theme: Outside the Archival Box: Cultural Heritage Collaborations
When: April 29-May 1, 2010
Local Arrangements Committee: Co-Chairs Ian Janssen (ijanssen@UDel.Edu) and Lisa Gensel (lgensel@UDel.Edu)
Program Committee: Co-Chairs Rebecca Johnson Melvin (lrjm@UDel.Edu) and Susan Hamburger (sxh36@psulias.psu.edu)

 View the Wilmington Conference Program (981 KB PDF file). 


  

2009

Fall 2009

Jersey City, New Jersey

Theme: Bridges and Tunnels: Building Archival Connections
When: October 29-31, 2009
Local Arrangements Committee: Co-Chairs Idelle Nissila (I.Nissila@fordfound.org) and Althea Bernheim (altheabernheim@gmail.com)
Program Committee: Co-Chairs Christie Lutz (lutz@princeton.edu) and Kristen Turner (kristeninbetween@hotmail.com)

Program: [pdf]

Spring 2009
Charleston, West Virginia

Theme: Surveying Archives: Wild and Wonderful
When: April 16-18, 2009
Local arrangements: Co-Chairs Debra Basham (Debra.Basham@wvculture.org) and Rebecca Ebert (archives@hrl.lib.state.va.us)
Program Committee: Co-Chairs Laura Drake Davis (laura.davis@lva.virginia.gov) and Arian Ravanbakhsh (adravan@gmail.com)

Program and webpage

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2008

Fall 2008
Silver Spring, Maryland

When: November 6-8, 2008
Theme: "Making History Local"
Program and webpage: Welcome to Silver Spring


Local arrangements Co-Chairs:
Mary Mannix,
Karen Fishman
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Danna Bell-Russel
Sharmila Bhatia


Spring 2008
Chautauqua Institution, New York

When: May 1-3, 2008
Theme: "Education Outside the Box"
Conference Program (1.98 MB PDF file)

Local arrangements Co-Chairs:
Jon Schmitz, Chautauqua Institution Archives
Jim Tammaro, New York State Archives
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Ann Marie Przybyla, New York State Archives
Pamela C. Whitenack, Hershey Community Archives


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2007

Fall 2007
Williamsburg, Virginia

When: November 1-3, 2007
Theme: "Celebrate!: Virginia's 400th and MARAC's 35th Anniversaries"


Blog: http://maracwilliamsburg.blogspot.com/

Local arrangements Co-Chairs:
Jennifer McDaid
Jodi Koste
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Kristine Kaske-Martin
Joan Echtenkamp Klein


Spring 2007
Scranton, Pennsylvannia

When: April 19-21, 2007
Theme: "Shifting Gears: Labor, Business, & Archives in the Workplace"


Attendance: 240 people

Local Arrangements Co-Chairs:
Mike Knies (University of Scranton)
Lisa Mangiafico (Soroptimist International of the Americas)
Program Committee Chair:
Kate Colligan (University of Pittsburgh)


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2006

Fall 2006
Morristown, New Jersey

When: October 26-28, 2006
Theme: "Exploring Our Cultural Heritage"
Program and webpage: Welcome!

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Dale Patterson, The General Commission on Archives and History, United Methodist Church
Alan Delozier, Seton Hall University
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Cheryl Stadel-Bevans, National Records and Archives Administration (NARA)
Caryn Radick, Rutgers University


Spring 2006
Baltimore, Maryland

When: April 20-22, 2006
Theme: "Archives on the Edge"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-chairs:
Jennie Levine, University of Maryland
Mary Mannix, Frederick County Public Libraries
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Tom Hollowak, University of Baltimore
Mike McCormick, Maryland State Archives


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2005

Fall 2005
Dover, Delaware

When: October 20-22, 2005
Theme: "Things Unique: Archives, Culture, and History"

Local Arrangements Committee Chair:
Joanne Mattern, Delaware Pubilc Archives
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Scott Dehaven, CIGNA
Lisha Penn, National Archives and Records Administration


Spring 2005
Albany, New York

Joint meeting with Capital Area Archivists (CAA) and New York Archives Conference (NYAC)

When: April 21-23, 2005
Theme: "Lost and Found in Translation"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
C. Raymond LaFever, New York State Archives
Amy C. Schindler, State University of New York at Albany
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Geoffrey Huth, New York State Archives
Geoffrey P. Williams, University at Albany, State University of New York


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2004

Fall 2004
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

When: September 30-October 2, 2004
Theme: "The Golden Triangle: History, Archives, and Records Management"


Local Arrangements Committee Chairs:
Ed Galloway, University of Pittsburgh
Marianne Kasica, University of Pittsburgh
Debora Rougeux, University of Pittsburgh
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Sue Hamburger, The Pennsylvania State University
Valerie Metzler, Valerie Metzler Archivist/Historian


Spring 2004
Arlington, Virginia

When: April 22-24, 2004
Theme: "Archives: In the National Interest"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Laura E. Drake, The Library of Virginia
Kristine L. Kaske, National Air and Space Museum
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Kathleen Jordan, The Library of Virginia
Marisa Bourgoin, Corcoran Gallery of Art


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2003

Fall 2003
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

When: October 30 - November 1, 2003
Theme: "Turning Points"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Christine Ameduri, Gettysburg College
Pamela Cassidy Whitenack, Hershey Community Archives
Program Committee Chair:
James Gerencser, Dickinson College


Spring 2003
Trenton, New Jersey

When: April 24-26, 2003
Theme: "Revolution in Archives"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Ben Primer, Princeton University
Karl Niederer, New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Alexander B. Magoun, David Sarnoff Library
Gary D. Saretzky, Monmouth County (New Jersey) Archives


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2002

Fall 2002
Poughkeepsie, New York

Joint meeting with the New England Archivists (NEA)

When: October 30 - November 1, 2002
Theme: "A New Deal for Archivists: the Expanding Scope and Content of Archival Responsibilities"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Christine Crawford-Oppenheimer, Culinary Institute of America
Brian Keough, University at Albany, State University of New York
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Barbara Austen, Connecticut State Archives
Alison Oswald, Archives Center, National Museum of American History


Spring 2002
Towson, Maryland

When: April 18-20, 2002
Theme: "Beyond the Basics"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Margaret N. Burri, The Johns Hopkins University
Mary K. Mannix, Frederick County Public Libraries
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Danna Bell-Russel, Library of Congress
Susan McElrath, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution


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2001

Fall 2001
Richmond, Virginia

When: October 25-27, 2001
Theme: "Old Bits, New Bytes: Archival Collections -- Past, Present, and Future"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Tom Crew, Library of Virginia
Jodi Koste, Virginia Commonwealth University
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Linda Angle Miller, Roanoke College
Cheryl L. Stadel-Bevans, National Records and Archives Administration


Spring 2001
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

When: May 3�5, 2001
Theme: "2001: An Archival Odyssey"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Margaret Jerrido, Temple University
Lisa Mangiafico, Soroptimist International of the Americas
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Joan Echtenkamp Klein, University of Virginia Health Sciences Library
Diane Windham Shaw, Lafayette College


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2000

Fall 2000
Cleveland, Ohio

Joint meeting with the Midwest Archives Conference (MAC)

When: October 18-21, 2000

Local Arrangements Committee Chair:
Dan Linke (with Michael McCormick from MAC)
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Phil Eppard and Tim Murray (with Bruce Bruemmer from MAC)


Spring 2000
New Brunswick, New Jersey

When: May 18-20, 2000
Theme: "Tales From the Basement: Managing People, Time, and Technology in the Archives"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Stephen Dalina, Rutgers University
Erika Gorder, Rutgers University
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Paul Lasewicz, IBM Corporate Archives
L. Rebecca Johnson Melvin, University of Delaware Library
Meetings Coordinating Committee liaison:
Margaret Jerrido, Temple University Libraries


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Fall 1999
Long Island, New York

When: November 11-13, 1999
Theme: "Bucks, Bytes, and Basics"

Local Arrangements Committee Chair:
Greg Hunter, Long Island University
Program Committee Chair:
David Carmicheal, Westchester County Archives
Meetings Coordinating Committee liaison:
John LeGloahec, Rockefeller Archive Center


Spring 1999
State College, Pennsylvania

When: May 6-8, 1999
Theme: "Archives Under Construction"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Jackie Esposito, The Pennsylvania State University
Erika Gorder, Rutgers University
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Diana Shenk, The Pennsylvania State University
Sue Hamburger, The Pennsylvania State University
Meetings Coordinating Committee liaison:
John Paul Deley


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1998

Fall 1998
Washington, DC

When: November 19-21, 1998
Theme: "Archival Challenges and Solutions for the 21st Century"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Beth Joffrion
Marisa Keller, Corcoran Gallery
Program Committee Chair:
Susan King McElrath, National Park Service


Spring 1998
Saratoga Springs, New York

When: May 7-9, 1998
Theme: "Welcome to the City of Health, History, and Horses"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Geoffrey Huth, New York State Archives
John LeGloahec, Rockefeller Archive Center
Program Committee Chair:
Robert C. Morris, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Northeast


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1997

Fall 1997
Wilmington, Delaware

When: November 6-8, 1997
Theme: "MARAC's 25th Anniversary Homecoming"


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Margaret Jerrido, Temple University Libraries
Carol Ann Harris, Temple University Libraries
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Peter J. Wosh, New York University
Tim Corlis


Spring 1997
Charlottesville, Virginia

When: May 1-3, 1997
Theme: "Traditions and Trends"


Local Arrangements Committee Chair:
Marsha Trimble, University of Virginia
Program Committee Chair:
Ned Berkeley, University of Virginia


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1996

Fall 1996
Wilmington, Delaware

When: November 7-9, 1996
Theme: "Face to Face"


Local Arrangements Committee Chair:
Connie Cooper, Historical Society of Delaware
Ellen Rendle, Historical Society of Delaware
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Diane Windham Shaw and Leslie Simon


Spring 1996
College Park, Maryland

When: May 2-4, 1996
Theme: "Archives for the Next Century"

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs:
Yvonne Carignan, University of Maryland
Matthew Gilmore
Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Jim Stimpert, John Hopkins University
Phil Albert, John Hopkins University


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1995

Fall 1995
Wilmington, Delaware

When: November 9-11, 1995
Theme: "The Business of Archives"


Spring 1995
Baltimore, Maryland

When: April 20-22, 1995
Theme: "It's About Time: Archivists & Oral Historians"


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1994

Fall 1994
Richmond, Virginia

When: October 27-29, 1994
Theme: "The Changing Archival Environment: Through Women's Eyes"


Spring 1994
New York City

When: May 12-14, 1994
Theme: "From Cobblestones to Crabgrass: Documenting Cities and Suburbs"


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1993

Fall 1993
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania


Spring 1993
Long Branch, NJ

When: May 6-8, 1993
Theme: "Celebrating Archival Diversity"

Local Arrangements Committee Chairs:
Elsalyn Palmisano-Drucker
Program Committee Chair:
Tom Frusciano


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