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First Annual Archives Field Day

Mar 22, 2014

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VarsityBasketball1924_1400pixels Courtesy of the Bern Dibner Library, Poly Archives

Curious about the history of sports and leisure in New York City? Then spend part of your Saturday afternoon at the Archives Field Day, sponsored by the Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York, Inc.

This event is free and open to the public.

It will be held at 92nd Street Y’s Warburg Lounge and will challenge visitors to solve a series of questions using primary sources from area museums, archives, and libraries. This year’s theme is Sports & Leisure. Each puzzle solved gives you a stamp in your passport. When you earn all the stamps, you can turn in your passport for entry in a drawing for prizes!

Participating institutions include:
Trinity Church Wall Street
Polytechnic School of Engineering, New York University
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Police Athletic League
National Archives at New York City
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Girl Scouts of the USA, National Historic Preservation Center
New-York Historical Society
Coney Island History Project

When
March 22, 2014
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Where
Warburg Lounge, 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128

Details

Date:
Mar 22, 2014
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York
Email:
Website:
http://www.nycarchivists.org/fieldday

Venue

Warburg Lounge, 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128 United States
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