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From the Archives & Special Collections: Tamanawas

At our Open House for Homecoming and Family Weekend, we got a question about the origin of the title of the yearbook, Tamanawas. Volume 1 of Tamanawas was published for the 1920-1921 school year. According to the UPS website, Tamanawas … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: October is Archives Month!

Every year in October we celebrate American Archives Month to raise awareness about the importance of preserving, cataloging, and caring for important materials. This month we celebrate archives and archivists across the country. Join in on the American Archives Month … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Mega-Zines Aplenty!

Have you zine our new collection? Well, over in the Archives & Special Collections we haven’t zine better days! We have recently received a brand new collection of ZINES (in case you haven’t guessed) due to a generous donation by … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Arminian Magazine

This is one of our recent acquisitions in the Archives and Special Collections, a copy of the 1781 issue of The Arminian Magazine. This magazine was founded by John Wesley in 1778 as part of a response to the evangelical … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Welcome & About Me

Hi, and welcome back! My name is Julia Masur, and I am the Peer Research Specialist in the Archives and Special Collections. I’m a junior here at UPS, with a History major and a double minor in Education Studies and … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: A Welcome Message from the Assistant Archivist

Welcome back! My name is Laura Edgar and I am the Assistant Archivist in the Archives & Special Collections (A&SC) here at Puget Sound. I started working in the A&SC in 2012 as the Archivist for the Abby Williams Hill … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: A Welcome Message from the new Archivist & Special Collections Librarian

Hello! My name is Adriana Flores and I’m the brand new Archivist & Special Collections Librarian at the University of Puget Sound. I started working at the university in July and I’ve had a busy two months on campus so … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Congratulations Class of 2017!

With another academic year coming to a close, another class is moving on to bigger and better things.  Hey Loggers – take pride in what you’ve accomplished during your time here! And in 30 years when you come back for … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Adventures in Washington

Spring has finally sprung! With the sun shining a little more than usual, we need to take full advantage of the warmer weather. The book “Adventures in Washington” by Archie Satterfield will give you plenty of outdoor activities to try. … Continue reading

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From the Archives & Special Collections: Fun Finds from Scanning

In my four years here in the archives, I’ve stumbled across a lot of interesting things in our files that aren’t digitized. I’ve compiled entire lists of things I’d like to go back and find (with notes to locations that … Continue reading

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