Community-Based Archiving: Adding Cultural Context to Historic Records in Barrio Pascua Viejo


In this presentation, Guillermo "Bill" Quiroga, Director of the Old Pascua Museum & Yaqui Culture Center; Kari Quiballo, American Indian Studies Doctoral Student at the University of Arizona; and Ofelia Zepeda, Knowledge River Scholar from the University of Arizona discuss their experience of successfully implementing a community-based archives project utilizing the principles of participatory archiving, which engages communities in the collection, preservation, and sharing of records documenting their own histories. This session was part of the ATALM annual conference held in Phoenix, Arizona, on October 10-13, 2016.