Ernestina Archives Made Accessible

There was a reception to mark the transfer of the Ernestina/Effie M. Morrissey Archives.  Several dignitaries including Chancellor Dr. Jean MacCormack, DCR Commissioner Edward M. Lambert, General Consul of Cape Verde Pedro Graciano Gomes de Carvalho and New Bedford Mayor Scott W. Lang spoke of the opportunity that opening these archives to the public will allow more people to share Ernestina’s amazing story.

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There arae more details and contact information in the Library Blog.

And read Don Cuddy’s article for another perspective.

Annie McDowell, Chuck Smiler, Tim Walker, Fred Sterner

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Some of the items in the archive are showcased in an exhibit.  Guests enjoyed viewing the items before the ceremony began.  You can stop by the Archives to view the exhibit yourself.

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