Please join the ARLIS/NA Northern California Chapter
for our fall meeting in San Francisco
on Tuesday, November 1 from 10:00am - 4:00pm.
Morning session 10:00am-12:00pm
North Baker Research Library, California Historical Society, Downtown San Francisco
678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
10:00-11:00am Archivist Jaime Henderson will share treasures from the Kemble Collection on Western Printing and Publishing
11:00am-12:00pm ARLIS/NA Northern California Chapter business meeting
Parking and Public Transportation options
Lunch on your own + time to view California Historical Society’s current exhibition in the gallery Native Portraits: Contemporary Tintypes by Ed Drew and pop into local galleries
Afternoon session 2:00-4:00pm
American Bookbinders Museum, 355 Clementina St San Francisco, CA 94103
Librarian/Archivist Elspeth Olson will share some favorite items from the library’s collection. In addition, there will be time to explore the new exhibition Books and Mud: The Drowned Libraries of Florence
Or RSVP directly to Vice Chair Christina Moretta.
We have some upcoming (optional and informal) SOCIAL EVENTS of interest:
- Thursday, October 27 at 6pm. Come mingle with a few chapter members at the Metropolitan Club. We'll be attending San Francisco Heritage's lecture: Bliss & Faville: Architecture and the Profession in Early 20th Century San Francisco
- Thursday, November 17, 6-8pm. Happy Hour Book Club: Sally Mann's Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs. Location TBD but in San Francisco.
- Wednesday, 6-7:30pm. Mills College Library Director and Special Collections Curator, Janice Braun, offered to lead a tour of the Patti Smith: Root Connection: 20 Years of The Patti Smith Collection and Shinichi Iova-Koga: The 96th Ritual (for Anna Halprin) at Mills College Art Museum RSVP to Mary by October 21 to determine best date.