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From Papers To Pixels: Bringing Historical Record Into The Digital Age


The Knox County Public Library is partnering with NewsBank to create a digital archive of the Knoxville News Sentinel, for the years 1922 through 1990. The project is called From Papers to Pixels, and the library is in the midst of a huge fundraising campaign to pay for the result. WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper spoke with Mary Pom Claiborne (Marketing and Community Relations Director for the Knox County Public Library) and Sam Venable (retired Knoxville News Sentinel columnist and the Board Chair for the campaign) about the project and the campaign…