Wisconsin Library Heritage Center

The Wisconsin Library Heritage Center is a program of the Wisconsin Library Association Foundation promoting understanding and appreciation of the history of libraries and librarianship in Wisconsin.

Eastern Shores 30th Anniversary

Posted by Larry Nix
Larry Nix
Larry Nix has not set their biography yet
User is currently offline
on Saturday, September 12, 2009 in Exhibits
easternshores2-72.jpg
easternshores3-72.jpg
easternshores5-72.jpgThe Eastern Shores Library System headquartered in Sheboygan is celebrating its 30th anniversary on Sunday with an open house. To help celebrate this occasion I put together a special exhibit on behalf of the Wisconsin Library Heritage Center. The main Wisconsin Library Memorabilia exhibit is on display at the Door County Library in Sturgeon Bay for September and October, so some improvisation was required. Where possible artifacts with a connection to ESLS and its member libraries were used, but these were supplemented with a variety of other items. The exhibit includes library postcards, library souvenirs, library mail, library buttons, and a framed collection of artifacts relating to the 1971 passage of the Wisconsin public library system law. The 1971 system law display is normally located in meeting room C of the Wisconsin Library Association offices. The Eastern Shores Library System began as the Sheboygan County Library System but was renamed when Ozaukee County joined the system in 1987.

Comments

David Weinhold Thursday, October 01, 2009

Larry,
We received many comments on the display and people were very impressed by the artifacts you have that connect to our libraries and area.
Job well done and thank you for being part of our celebration.

Leave your comment

Guest Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Categories

Popular Tags

presentations COLAND Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries 21 McMillan Memorial Library Wisconsin Free Library Commission traveling libraries Ripon Public Library Hall of Fame 2014 caly film archives John J. Jax Beaver Dam Public Library I Love Libraries Superior Carnegie Libraries Edward Asahel Birge Hall of Fame 2015 Campaing for Wisconsin Libraries Zona Gale Meter mail slogans Library celebrations Hall of Fame 2010 Postcards UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies People J. D. Witter Hall of Fame 2008 Wilbur Lyle Eberhart buil Wisconsin Free Library Commission Hall of Fame 2013 Public library systems Capitol Fire 1904 American Library Association Hall of Fame 2012 National Bookmobile Day Helen Adams Wisconsin State Law Library Hall campa 22 Brown Deer Public Library Wisconsin Library Heritage Center DeForest Area Public Library library legislation Ruth Ann Montgomery WWI Library War Service Academic Librarians Jerome P. Daniels Louise S. Robbins Cam campaign Suring Area Public Library state historical society Hall of Fame 2017 Library Buildings Hall of Fame 2016 Anniversaries WAAL Lutie Eugenia Stearns Hall of Fame 2018 Postcards Hall of Fame 2012 Library Buidlings National Library Week Wisconsin State Normal School-Milwaukee Postcards Marketing-Publicity bookworm Hall of Fame 2015 Buttons Larry T. Nix Wisconsin Literary Travel Guide library education Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries anniversaries James Duane Doty Pewaukee Public Library Elroy Public Library Public libraries Black River Falls Public Library Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Library Association Klaus Linderfelt Association of Library Trustees Advocates and Friends Madison Public Library Milwaukee Public Library Wisconsin Library Bulletin 24 Nolan I. Neds School of Library and Information Studies Woman's Congress Brown Deer Public Library School libraries Lowell W. Wilson Manitowoc Public Library State Law Library White House Conference on Library and Information Services Bernard Schwab Dianne McAfee Hopkins Campaign bed and breakfast caly film Wisconsin Federation of Women's Clubs Marjorie Sornson Malmberg Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Amer Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Wisconsin Rapids Irene W. Newman Cornelia Marving Pierce Portage Public Library Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians CCBC Bob Bochfer Clarence Brown Lester Matthew S. Dudgeon campaign WLA 125 Centennial Anniversaries UW-Milwaukee Libraries Historical Register Academic Libraries Ice Storm UW-Madison school of library and information studies Milwaukee Art Museum books-by-mail Governor's Conference on Library and Information Services Lucy E. Smith Morris Hall of Fame 2015 Library Artifacts 10 Exhibits 27 Wayne A. Wiegand Clinton Public Library Campaign William J. Wilson World War I Sandra Friedman Dolnick Brown County Library Katharine MacDonald Jones Gertrude Thurow Public libraries Oshkosh Public Library 11 Jane K. Billings Cooperative Children's Book Center Milwaukee Public Library Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library Uncategorized Carnegie libraries Campaign S. Janice Kee Hall of Fame 2015 Inform Wisconsin Bookmobiles T. B. Scott Free Public Library Dorothea M. Krause Appleton Public Library Gilbert H. Doane Special libraries Library e Hall fo Fame 2012 Orrilla Blackshear Eager Free Public Library Eratus Swift Wilcox library memorabilia Charles Bunge Gerald A. Somers Wisconsin Library Trustees and Friends cam caly film WLA 125 membership libraries WLA 125 Delia Ovitz WLA 125 Evansville Wisconsin Library people Hall of Fame 2011 Library History Robert Bocher Sarah Janice Kee library exhibit Peter G. Hamon Library people Postcards Library Systems campaign Council on Library and Network Development Lutie Stearns Pinback buttons Hall of Fame 2012 Tower Hill Wisconsin Hall of Fame 2009 Library People background Frank Avery Hutchins 14 20 Ruby Roeder Digital Collections Library Trustees Richard E. Krug Events & Meetings Hall of Fame 2015 23 Middleton Public Library ca James Huff Stout trav Hall of Fame 2018 Hartford Public Library hall of Events John Miller Chancellor Parcel post 28 Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Beloit Public Library WHCLIS Soughton Public Library Black River Falls Publications Events & Meetings Increase A. Lapham Rusk County Community Library American Library Association Library War Service Carl Spitzweg

Wisconsin Library Association Foundation Logo