NEWS & UPDATES (2008)
November 11, 18, 2008
eFIL records The Julian Yorong Rondalla Group as part of a FilCom cultural preservation grant funded by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. Partners in this project are the Bishop Museum and the UHM Office of Multicultural Student Services.
October 29, 2008
eFIL receives second year funding to conduct cultural preservation workshops.
October 16, 2008
Exhibit on Stanley Sabihon is installed at the Wahiawa Public Library as part of the Filipino American History Month.
July 19, 2008
Our fourth Family Collection Preservation Workshop (see May 31, 2008, below) was conducted at the FilCom Center in Waipahu. New informational documents on preserving photos and preservation risks are available on our preservation page. [here]
July 3, 2008
Gumil Hawaii's 20th anniversary volume, Gumil Hawaii Iti Dua A Dekada (1991), and the Annak Ti Kailokuan Iti American volume, Guyod Dagiti Ramut (1995) is online on the Gumil Hawaii page.
Additional photo of Stanley Sabihon's B-17 crew added. Other photos changed to 300 dpi. [Sabihon collection]
June 16 & 17, 2008
Family Collection Preservation Workshops (see May 31, 2008 entry) were conducted on the Big Island in Hilo and Honoka'a. Partners on the Big Island included the UHH Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, the North Hawai'i Education and Research Center and the Big Island Filipino Community Council.
June 4, 2008
GUMIL-Hawaii volumes Tugot (1983), Tugot Vol. II (1989), Bagnos (2001), and Gumil Hawaii Iti Sangapulo A Tawen (1981) are now online.
May 31, 2008
eFIL conducted a Family Collection Preservation Workshop at FilCom on the preservation of family collections, featuring eFIL archivist Gina Vergara-Bautista. Workshop was funded by the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts with support from FilCom, FAHSOH and the UHM OMSS. [Workshop]
The first installment of materials on the life of Stanley M. Sabihon, a decorated WWII B-17 pilot, are available online.
eFIL is awarded a grant by the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts to conduct family records preservation workshops.
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