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A collection of items placed at the temporary memorial for the victims of the February 2008 shooting; shown here are items placed in remembrance of Ryanne Mace. Items placed at both the temporary and permanent memorial are routinely collected by the Regional History Center and stored in the archives of Founders Memorial Library to preserve them.

Founder’s Memorial Library hosts mementos from Feb. 14 archives

By Jessi Haish | February 14, 2013

An old elevator descends. When the doors open, a rush of air blows in and the basement of the Founders Memorial Library is revealed. The basement contains archives of days gone by. Among all that history, many shelves--and an entire room--are filled with...

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