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Archival Preservation Part II- Digital Preservation

2018-04-27T12:36:02+00:00 By |ALA Preservation Week, Archives of the Big Bend|

Another large aspect of archival preservation, especially within the last 20 years or so, is digital preservation. Digital preservation includes both curating born-digital files, and digitization of paper, photograph and print materials. Born-digital files are any sort of file that originated in a digital environment such as .doc, .pdf, .jpg, .tif, .ppt, .mov, .avi, and [...]

Archives Preservation Part I- Physical Preservation

2018-04-24T11:52:17+00:00 By |Archives of the Big Bend|

In celebration of The American Library Association (ALA)'s annual Preservation Week, happening right now April 22, 2018 to April 28, 2018, the Archives of the Big Bend is highlighting some of its work in preserving Big Bend cultural heritage. A current project is the continuation of processing the J.J.  Kilpatrick Family Cadelaria Papers, a historically-rich [...]

Throwback Thursday: Allen Ludden

2018-03-06T16:51:47+00:00 By |Archives of the Big Bend, Throwback Thursday|

  The personal correspondence in one of the Archives's most valuable collections, The Clifford B. Casey Collection, has recently been processed. A subset of Dr. Casey's personal correspondence is his Sul Ross Correspondence, 1931-1973,  which primarily documents memos, policies, and correspondence he received while he taught at Sul Ross from 1931-1960. Dr. Casey was still very [...]

Texas Geography Class in Archives

2018-02-06T16:56:48+00:00 By |Archives of the Big Bend|

  On Feb. 6, 2018, the Archives of the Big Bend hosted Dr. Jenn McCormack’s  Geography of Texas class. The Archives was chosen as one of the six locations students will visit for their Field Site Analysis assignments. 13 students in the class were able to learn about the holdings of the Archives, the types of [...]

Throwback Thursday: The Brand

2017-12-14T13:05:16+00:00 By |Archives of the Big Bend, Throwback Thursday|

  The Archives is pleased to announce its latest digitization initiative- The Brand Yearbooks . These will be found under our Webpage Digital Collections . To commemorate the Centennial Anniversary of the school, we hope to have all the early Brands scanned and available online. We also will soon be getting Commencement Programs up as well. Physical copies of [...]

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