October 28th, 2020
7 PM: Mayoral Proclamation
7:10 Awards Ceremony
The Board of the Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (A.R.T.) cordially invites you to join us for the 2020 New York Archives Week Awards Ceremony. This year's event will be held online Wednesday, October 28th.
The awards celebrate distinguished work and lasting achievements in our profession. Awardees are A.R.T. members, archivists, and institutions operating within the New York metropolitan area.
2020 New York Archives Awards:
The award for Archival Achievement recognizes an individual or archival program that has made an outstanding contribution to the archival profession, or a notable achievement of value to the archives community, its patrons or constituents. The recipient must be a member of A.R.T. or an archival program operating within the New York metropolitan region.
“Linking Lost Jazz Shrines”
Weeksville Heritage Center and the Semantic Lab at Pratt
Educational Use of Archives
The award for Educational Use of Archives recognizes and celebrates an individual or organization who utilizes primary source materials to create engaging and informative learning experiences for diverse audiences.
Bloomingdale Neighborhood History Group
Innovative Use of Archives
The award for Innovative Use of Archives recognizes an individual or organization for use of archival material in a meaningful and creative way, making a significant contribution to a community or body of people, and demonstrating the relevance of archival materials to its subject.
Friends of Maple Grove Cemetery
Outstanding Support of Archives
The award for Outstanding Support of Archives recognizes an individual or organization for notable contributions to archival records or archives programs through political, financial or moral support.
New York Community Trust
A.R.T. Volunteer of the Year
The award for A.R.T. Volunteer of the Year recognizes an individual who has made a remarkable contribution to the Archivists Round Table.
Volunteer Mentor in A.R.T.'s 1-1 Mentorship Program, Member of A.R.T.'s Advocacy and Programming Committees
This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required to attend.
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