Upcoming Events / Info-flash

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Dear Friends of the City of Ottawa Archives,

Hope you’re enjoying a great summer. We’d like to share news of some upcoming events with you.

Here’s a new seasonal newsletter from the City of Ottawa Archives.

For info and updates about the Friends, please see our website www.fcoa-aavo.ca and our Facebook page www.facebook.com/FCOA.AAVO.

Come visit us Monday, August 6 on the grounds around the Bytown Museum as part of the festivities to celebrate Colonel By Day

Comments and questions are always welcome at info@fcoa-aavo.ca.


Chers Amis des Archives de la Ville d'Ottawa,

En espérant que les beaux jours de l’été vous sont agréables, il y a quelques événements prochains qui peuvent les agrémenter encore plus.

Reminder: Calling all photographers! / Rappel : Êtes-vous passionné par la photographie?


Saturday, 5 November, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Calling All Photographers!  Preserve Your Legacy -- Look to the Future

Part I: "Into the Future" by John Lund, Digital Records Archivist, City of Ottawa Archives

- Where is photography headed in technology and society?
- How might new ways to collect, organize and preserve images affect individuals and archives?

Part II: "Preserving Your Legacy" by Greg Newton, noted local photographer

- My experience as an Archives donor striving to safeguard the legacy of my family's photographic studio, active since the 1940s

Location: City of Ottawa's Central Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive at Woodroffe Avenue (bus routes 94 and 95; free parking)

Price: $20 at the door

RSVP: Please reserve a seat by contacting info@fcoa-aavo.ca

Le samedi 5 novembre, de 9 h 30 à 12 h