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ANNUAL GREAT FALLS SYMPOSIUM
on the Industrial Archeology of the New York - New Jersey Area

Saturday, October 21st, 10am-5pm
At the Rogers Locomotive Works Storage Building
32 Spruce St. in Paterson, in the Great Falls National Historical Park

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS
OPENINGS ARE AVAILABLE FOR SPEAKERS & SHORT FILMS

The Roebling Chapter of the Society for Industrial Archeology (RCSIA) has produced an annual Symposium on industrial archaeology and related topics within the NY-NJ metropolitan region since 1981. The Symposium has been hosted in Paterson's Great Falls National Historical Park since 2010 with the particular attraction of highlighting the new national park's ongoing development.

Please submit your recent research or project on Industrial Archaeology and related topics for presentation at the rehabiliated Rogers Locomotive Storage Building, 32 Spruce St. in Paterson, NJ in the Great Falls National Historical Park. Email your submission topic and synopsis to Gianfranco Archimede garchime@yahoo.com by Aug. 31st 2017.

Please include your contact information, title, a synopsis and a short bio for a 20-30 min. presentation. Scholarly research, book publications, field work, topics in history of technology, industrial heritage, historic preservation, threatened sites, curation efforts, historic archaeology and such related topics are welcome.

 


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