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October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Get excited for the 2nd annual QC Archives Fair on Saturday, October 26, 2019. Starting at 12pm, the 4th floor of this year’s host site, the German American Heritage Center, will be full of tables from various archives, libraries, and museums from around the Quad Cities area. Visit tables to learn local trivia from the unique collections of these organizations. Stick around and listen to talks from local historians. You may even win a door prize of swag from local history organizations!
Free and open to the public.
More information: https://sites.google.com/view/qcarchivescrawl/home
**FULL LIST OF PARTICIPATING ORGS COMING SOON**
German American Heritage Center & Museum // Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center // Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center // St. Ambrose University Archives // Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House // Putnam Museum // Andover Historical Society // Augustana Historical Society // Jenny Lind Chapel // St. Ambrose University Art History & Museum Studies Program // Vasa National Archives // Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum – Rock Island // Davenport Iowa Family History Center // Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society // Quad City Botanical Center // and more!
– Where do I park?
The German American Heritage Center has their own parking lot. Or utilize nearby street parking.
– Is there a cost?
Nope! It’s free to attend.
– My organization wants to participate!
See the call for exhibitors on our website: https://sites.google.com/view/qcarchivescrawl/call-for-exhibitors. Fill out the form by October 1. Space is limited.
– How can I contact the organizer?
For more information about the host site, contact German American Heritage Center & Museum. For information from the organizing committee, reach out to QC Stacks or email firstname.lastname@example.org