GOVERNMENT OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS OF THE UNITED STATES & DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND NATURAL RESOURCES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, June 8, 2017 Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources announces the reopening of the Elaine Ione Sprauve Public Library in Cruz Bay, St. John on Monday, June 19, 2017. … Continue reading
Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources is pleased to announce that the Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums celebrate National Library Week (April 9th – April 15th, 2017). First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries … Continue reading
Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources informs the public that the Department has received Notices to Proceed for the first phase of library renovation infrastructure projects previously announced totaling nearly $2 million from the Office of Insular Affairs’ (OIA) Capital Improvement Project (CIP) Program.
Gothic Handwriting Instruction A five-session train-the-trainer course for Virgin Islands Researchers, Historians, Students, Scholars, Genealogists On March 31, 2017, the Rigsarkivet (Danish National Archives) will officially release online for free access over 5,000,000 images of digitized historical records of the Danish West Indies. Many of these documents are written in 19th century Danish Gothic handwriting … Continue reading