Cheryll Fong, she/her/hers Interim Curator, Northwest Architectural Archives

Full position title(s)
Interim Curator, Northwest Architectural Archives
Libraries department
Archives and Special Collections


M.A. (Library & Information Studies) University of Wisconsin – Madison

B.A. (International Relations – Western Europe) University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Service to professional organizations

2019-2021 Membership Committee, Society of American Archivists

2019-2022 Design Records Task Force, Society of American Archivists

Selected presentations and publications

“The Expanding Universe of Sherlockian Fandom and Archival Collections.” In “Sherlock Holmes Fandom, Sherlockiana, and the Great Game,” Johnson, Timothy Jerome, and Cheryll Lynne Fong, edited by Betsy Rosenblatt and Roberta Pearson, Transformative Works and Cultures, no.23, 2017.

“A Few Notes Upon the Matter” in The Best of Friends: a selection of essays and articles from the Friends of the Sherlock Holmes Collections Newsletter, edited by Ray Riethmeier, Julie McKuras, Richard Sveum, Phillip Bergem (Minneapolis: The Norwegian Explorers of Minnesota, 2019).

“Minneapolis and the Farewell Tour; William Gillette at the Metropolitan Opera House” for the Sherlock Holmes Triannual International Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2019.

“The Best from Pen & Press” Elmer L. Andersen Library Gallery, Co-curated with Tim Johnson, 2018.

“The Work” for the Society of Architectural Historians International Conference, Elmer L. Andersen Library, “Built/Unbuilt” Tour (pre-conference), 2018.

“Martin Luther and the World Turned Upside Down: Prophecy, Revolution, and the End of Time” T. R. Anderson Gallery, Wilson Library, and the Elmer L. Andersen Library Gallery, Co-curated with Tim Johnson and in collaboration with Howard Louthan, Austrian Studies, and Bruce Eldevik, Luther Seminary, 2017.

“Laurentian Vision,” Elmer L. Andersen Library, Curator. 2017.