Instead of going to Washington, D.C. this year, you can attend the
The National Archives, Washington, D.C. Genealogy Fair
from the comfort of your home, office etc.
It's gone virtual!
It is a two day event 3 & 4 September. Time 10 am - 4 pm
The handouts have already been posted for you to download.
Read thoroughly the following information from National Archives, Research Services
National Archives' Virtual Genealogy Fair Update:
see link below (for complete schedule & handouts)
· Dates (September 3-4, 2013)
· Instructions on how to participate on UStream
· Lecture schedule (lecture titles, and speakers names and biographies)
This two-day program will showcase tips and techniques for using Federal records at the National Archives for genealogy research. Lectures are designed for experienced genealogy professionals and novices alike. Handouts will be available on the website.
You can submit questions to the speaker via UStream’s chat and Twitter. For more information, please refer to the webpage.
Genealogy Help Line:
Call with your genealogy questions during the fair. National Archives staff will be available from 1 to 4 p.m. eastern daylight time (EDT) on September 3 and 4 on our special hotline at 202-357-5420. You may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our Washington, DC Customer Service Center telephone during regular business hours at 1-866-325-7208.
Registration Not Required:
The fair is free. You do not need to register to participate in this fair. For additional information, please visit the webpage at:
Thank you for your interest in the National Archives’ Virtual Genealogy Fair.
National Archives and Records Administration
"Discovering Our Ancestors, Our History and Ourselves-TOGETHER"
Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc.
Metro- Atlanta Chapter