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Steve Cisler, digital librarian, RIP my friend

 

I remember I was there 15 years ago (1995) at Apple computer for a forum on this. I was (and still am : ) a budding grass-roots Indian webmaster. I had a mentor who somehow had stumbled over the website I was handcoding. His name was Steve Cisler, of Apple’s Library of the Future channel. He had helped the Oneida of New York State set up their site. We on the other hand were totally on our own – all of our work happening on the Mac Classic II (b&w) I owned and dragged around, then a Performa screaming at like, 30 mhz, but in color! My first  wife and my kids knew I was officially nuts right then.

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