1812 History Project at the OMA Conference - October 7

1812 History – A Digital Partnership

Thursday, October 7 - 10:30 to 11:45am

Presenters: David Sharron, Head of Special Collections and Archives, Brock University; Clark Bernat, Managing Director, Niagara Historical Society & Museum; Loren Fantin, Project Manager, Our Ontario / Knowledge Ontario; Sarah Mahoney, Registrar, Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum

Learn from this discussion on the vision and process of digitizing artefacts and records from the 1812 era for the upcoming War of 1812 bicentennial and for the new Website - www.1812history.com

This collaborative Project between six Niagara Museums, Our Ontario and Brock University will inspire delegates to participate in the 1812 initiative as well as encourage them to look for partnerships in future digitization projects.

Details about the conference can be viewed here.