The third International Conference on the History of Records and Archives (I-CHORA) will be held in Boston, Mass, September 27-29, 2007, hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.
For registration information and the preliminary program go and see
The theme of the conference will be the history of personal records and personal recordkeeping practices. This theme is intended to cover the full range of personal documents—including, for example, letters, diaries, journals, and scrapbooks—both as document types and as parts of recordkeeping systems that document personal life.
Organizing and Program Committee
Barbara Craig, University of Toronto
Philip Eppard. University at Albany, SUNY
Heather MacNeil, University of British Columbia
Brenda Lawson, Massachusetts Historical Society
On I-CHORA(2) see Der Archivar, Februar 2006:91-93.