Ultimately, ACA staff and members finished the room in time for ACAs 41st Annual Convention, held June 24-27, 1980, in Minneapolis. ACA members spent an afternoon visiting ACA Center as part of the convention festivities. Arriving by bus from the Radisson South hotel in Minneapolis, members toured the building and explored the new historical room, marveling over the artifacts and pointing out familiar faces in the photos. ACAs First Fifty Years reported, "Later, while most of the 437 convention attendees enjoyed a buffet luncheon, 13 past presidents-a record number at one convention-autographed the newly issued Saga IV, which featured a history of events of ACAs past seven years."
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