To this end, The Fossils preserved the Library of Amateur Journalism (LAJ), a repository of amateur papers and memorabilia dating from the 1850s, acquired in 1916 and donated in 2004 to the Special Collections Department of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and located in Memorial Library.
The Fossils will participate in
to be held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
July 21 - 23, 2016.
|The Fossils encourages financial donations to support the LAJ.|
Individuals or institutions allied with our goals are invited to join The Fossils. Dues are $15 annually, or $20 for joint membership of husband and wife. Annual subscription to The Fossil without privileges of membership is $10.
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