Two Hundred Year Old Register of Slaves to go on Exhibit at National Museum

(St. Christopher National Trust) St. Kitts and Nevis – November 29, 2017: One of the country’s most important surviving documents from the 19th century will go on public exhibit for the first time this weekend at the National Museum. The St. Christopher National Trust is collaborating with the National Archives to mount the limited-time exhibition of the St. Christopher Original Register of Slaves. The Exhibit opens on Saturday December 2nd and runs until Sunday January 8th. The Slave […]

Keynote presentation to CARBICA Digitization Workshop

Presenter: Professor Jeannette A. Bastian, School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, Boston. Thank you very much for the invitation to this CARBICA workshop and conference. It is both an honor and a privilege to be here. My charge today is to talk to you about archives and records, particularly digital records, and the value of both paper archives and digital archives to their governments and to their communities. I’d like to begin […]