Join the Archivists of North Texas at the second annual DFW Archives Bazaar on Sunday, November 6 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Heritage Hall inside Fort Worth Stockyards (140 East Exchange Ave. Fort Worth TX 76164). The bazaar is free and open to everyone, with more than thirty Texas libraries, archives, and other cultural institutions providing fun and interactive ways to learn about the historical resources and services available in North Texas. From photographs, documents, film, maps, and more, discover the incredible Dallas-Fort Worth archival collections just waiting for you!
Everything is bigger in Texas and the activities guests will experience are no exception. Not only can you experience the complexity and diversity of Texas history, but at the demonstration booths and interactive exhibits, guests can learn to be part of that history by preserving family treasures, interviewing members of the family on their own history, by digitizing family memories. , and much more.
Visit the “Ask an Archivist” Station to talk to professional archivists available to answer your questions! Do you have a future archivist in the family? Students can learn more about archival career options and get advice on schools, programs and internships at the careers kiosk. In addition to exhibitors and demonstrations, there will be door prizes, trivia and more.