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Rural Diary Archive Website Launch and Transcribe-A-Thon(2015-09-01)

Rural Diary Archive
Website Launch and Transcribe-A-Thon
University of Guelph, Ontario

Thursday, September 24, 2015
McLaughlin Library, First Floor, Academic Town Square
2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

The event will take place on the first floor of the University of Guelph’s McLaughlin Library in the Academic Town Square from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM. There will be diaries on display and a draw for prizes! Bring your laptop and make your mark on history by helping to transcribe these digital diaries into searchable text. Come learn more about local rural history and the diarists who helped document it.

Please RSVP to or call 519-824-4120 x53888 by September 15th, 2015

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