Archives and Industry: Perspectives from Labour History

Archives and Industry: Perspectives from Labour History

The Archives and Records Association of New Zealand (ARANZ), Wellington Branch and the Labour History invite you to this free Records & Archives Week event.

Government Buildings Annex, Lecture Theatre 1 Entrance from Stout street.

5:30-6:45pm, 6 May 2010.

Followed by socialising at the Thistle Inn.

Labour History Project members Peter Franks, Dr Peter Clayworth, and Lisa Sacksen will draw on their research experiences to address current archival issues relating to our industrial history, including:

The biases encountered in the retention, destruction, and documentation of industrial records

The differences between archives found in institutions and those held by individuals.

Strategies for uncovering archival gems.

Many thanks to the School of Information Management, VUW, for providing the venue.

Archives & Records Association of New Zealand – www.aranz.org.nz