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Friends of the University of Washington Libraries Annual Meeting: Exploring Seattle By Foot and By Archive
Friends of the University of Washington Libraries Annual Meeting: Exploring Seattle By Foot and By Archive
WhenThursday, Jan 19, 2017, 7 p.m.
Campus locationKane Hall (KNE)
Campus room210
Event typesLectures/Seminars, Meetings, Special Events
Event sponsorsFriends of the University of Washington Libraries
Description

Keynote speaker: David. B. Williams

David B. Williams is a naturalist, author, and educator whose most recent award-winning book Too High and Too Steep: Reshaping Seattle’s Topography explores the unprecedented engineering projects that shaped Seattle during the early part of the 20th century. He is also the author of two forthcoming books - Seattle Walks: Discovering History and Nature in the City and Waterway: The Story of Seattle’s Locks and Ship Canal.

David will speak about the vital role of the University of Washington Libraries and other archives in his research for Seattle Walks.

After the lecture, join the speaker for a reception in the Walker Ames Room (Kane 225).

Register online

Questions? Email uwlibs@uw.edu or call 206-616-8397.

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