This all day virtual genealogy fair is live streamed for free and brings together professional archivists and experts on Federal records and genealogical tools and skills. This year includes information on unusual records. A must-attend for those researching their family history in the United States.
Topics this year include:
Getting the Most Out of the National Archives Catalog
Federal Records that Help Identify Former Slaves and Slave Owners
Civil War Widows' Pension Files
Photographs of the Civil Conservation Corps (CCC) Camps and Activities
Tennessee Valley Authority Records
American Military Nurses
During breaks and afterwards, we may have discussions on the topic or related research issues, so bring your lunch and join us for this day event.
For more information, handouts, speaker lists, and past free virtual genealogy fair events, see https://www.archives.gov/calendar/genealogy-fair