STATE officials, private collector dispute ownership of letters ...
WIS - Columbia,SC,USA
... eye on South Carolina's attempt to obtain more than 440 letters and
records from the ... However, South Carolina officials say the documents
were part of the state ...
STRANDED records rescued in Chester
The State - Columbia,SC,USA
... But once the records reached town, they were stranded because of a
lack of ... What DeFontaine found, though, was a trove of Confederate
documents, including two ...
LIGHTING up corridors of power
BBC News - London,England,UK
... made it is illegal to destroy records and those ... questioning the
executive's amending of documents before the ... that they are deleting
information from the files. ...
Piece of state history: from drawer to display case
'The fact that this would be our first experience in the realm of democracy takes the
document from valuable to priceless'
07:57 PM CDT on Saturday, August 21, 2004
By AMY EIERMANN / The Dallas Morning News
AUSTIN – Eight pages of thin, yellow frayed paper that gave life to a fledgling proposition called the
Republic of Texas have been rediscovered by the state land office, 168 years after they were first hastily
"The most intriguing thing about this document is that it could possibly be the first time that the words
'Republic of Texas' were ever committed to paper," said Jerry Drake, director of archives and records for
the General Land Office.
Armed with the facts
Recently released records of war casualties have made
compiling a family tree even easier, but don't believe
everything you read, warns Guy Clapperton
Monday August 23, 2004
If a relative of yours has died in armed combat, fighting for
their country, it is now possible to check the details on the
internet. Of course many people will read that and say it's
callous, relatives should be told in person, and they'd be right
except in one detail: the deceased, in this instance, are
casualties from the Boer war and first and second world wars.
ECM wares seize control of records creation, management
InfoWorld - San Mateo,CA,USA
... IT must comply with, a host of ECM (enterprise content management)
vendors are blending previously stand-alone RM (records management) capabilities
into their ...
FAMILY of murdered BBC archivist speak out
The Scotsman - Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
THE family of a BBC employee stabbed to death in a quiet street have spoken
of their loss. Tom Brown, who would have been 28 yesterday ...
PHMC Honored for 100th Anniversary State Archives Book
Yahoo News (press release) - USA
... Edited by archivist Willis Shirk Jr., the book features numerous documents
and celebrates the centennial of the founding of the Archives. ...
PRICELESS treasures on the move
ic Coventry - Coventry,UK
... 2007. More space will be available for the records at the new centre.
Lack of room is a major problem the archivists have faced. Mr ...
£380,000 cost of ferrying medical notes
Norwich Evening News - Norwich,England,UK
... But while staff spend years transferring records on to computers, thousands
of documents are being ... said an increase in the number of files looked
likely to ...
UK puts newspaper microfilm services on hold
Kentucky.com - Lexington,KY,USA
... both. While the department has paused its archival efforts, it is still
keeping two copies of each paper to which it archives. Those ...
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