Aaron Franklin and Rick Bulley

Aaron Franklin and Rick Bulley

WHO THEY ARE: Franklin (left), file clerk; Bulley (right), records analyst, University Records Center
YEARS AT PENN: Franklin, 5 years as a temporary employee; Bulley, 4 months
WHAT THEY DO: Franklin and Bulley keep track of the hundreds of thousands of documents and files stored in the University Records Center. When any of the more than 500 University offices that store material in the facility need to retrieve or refile documents, Franklin, Bulley and their colleagues are the ones who do the legwork.
TRIPS TO THE FILES: The Records Center handled 539,862 transactions—new deposits, file retrievals and refilings—in fiscal 2002.
CONTACT INFO: Web site: www.archives.upenn.edu; phone: 215-898-9432/33; fax: 215-573-2035

Photo by Candace diCarlo

Originally published on January 30, 2003