New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Archives Workshops


Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:00pm


UMass Amherst Campus Center
One Campus Ctr Way
Amherst , MA


The Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists has scheduled two workshops of interest to recorders and recording clerks, and anyone else interested in what meeting records to keep and how to keep them. There will also be a tour of the Yearly Meeting Archives!

12:00 noon–1:30 p.m., Archives Workshop 1
History in the Making: Best Practices for 21st Century Recordkeeping
at O’Donnell and Celia Caust-Ellenbogen from Swarthmore College.

2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m., Archives Tour
Tour of University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Special Collections & University Archives

3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m., Archives Workshop 2
Care and Handling of Quaker Family Collections: From Analog to Digital 
Sean Ferguson (Northeast Document Conservation Center)

Registration for these sessions is only $15!

Contact Information

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]