Newport RI September 29, 2015 - U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) Naval Historical Collection archives staff will participate in a nationwide Ask An Archivist Day set to take place on Twitter, Oct. 1.
As professional experts who do the exciting work of protecting and sharing important historical materials, NWC archivists have many stories to share about the work they do every day in preserving fascinating documents, photographs, audio and visual materials, and artifacts.
Ask An Archivist Day gives citizens a chance to connect directly with our experts, who are tackling the challenges of preserving our digital heritage for the future.
To participate, just tweet a question to @NavalWarCollege and include the hashtag #AskAnArchivist in your tweet. Your question will be seen instantly by archivists around the world and here at the college.
Our archivists may not know every answer right away, but they will get back to you after they have had the chance to do some digging.