Archives and History Day at the Monmouth County Archives

The Monmouth County Archives is hosting “Archives and History” day in honor of Archives Week.  Exhibits, lectures, programs, workshops and tours of the archives are scheduled throughout the day.  See the full schedule below:

MONMOUTH COUNTY LIBRARY HEADQUARTERS
125 SYMMES DRIVE
MANALAPAN, NEW JERSEY
ARCHIVES AND HISTORY DAY SCHEDULE
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2013

8:45-10:00 5 Morning Refreshments
9:00-5:00 Library Gallery Exhibit: The Bootlegger Era: Prohibition in New Jersey
9:00-5:00 New Jersey History Room: Local and State History Reference Books
9:10-9:55 Hall; Exhibition Tables: Archives and History Organizations
10:00 Hall; Color Guard & Pledge of Allegiance, Greetings from Renee B. Swartz, Chair, Monmouth County Library Commission
10:05-11:30 Hall; Exhibition Tables: Archives and History Organizations
10:15-11:00 7 Videos: Old News: Selections from the Monmouth County Archives TV 34 News Video Collection
11:30-12:00 Hall, Plenary Session

12:00-1:00 Exhibition Tables: Archives and History Organizations
12:00 Box lunches delivered to participants (by prior arrangement)
12:10-12:55 Monmouth County History Forum, conducted by Monmouth County Historian Randall Gabrielan with featured speaker Marc Mappen. Discussion of Monmouth County history with an emphasis on the Prohibition Era.
1:00-1:45 Hall; Featured speaker: Marc Mappen (speech related to his book, Prohibition Gangsters: The Rise and Fall of a Bad Generation, 2013)
1:45-2:30 Hall ; Exhibition tables open
2:00-3:15 Seminar: National History Day: Real World Work for Young Historians Presenter: Joan Ruddiman, Ed.D

2:00-2:30 Archives Tour of the Monmouth County Archives (Reservation Required)

For more information see:  http://co.monmouth.nj.us/page.aspx?Id=4177

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