Saturday, June 1, 2013

Research at the Atlanta History Library

The Georgia Genealogical Society is pleased to sponsor the presentation "Research at the Atlanta History Library" with Sue VerHoef  on Monday, June 17th, 2013.

Summary: The Kenan Research Center is the research component of the Atlanta History Center’s exhibitions, education, and public programs. With over 1,000 processed manuscript collections; 10,000 cubic feet of photographs and other visual material; thousands of maps, microfilm collections, and newspapers; City of Atlanta and Fulton County records; and over 20,000 books, pamphlets, and periodicals, the Research Center is an outstanding source of genealogical information.  Join Sue for a virtual tour of the archives and learn how the Atlanta History Center can help you with your research.

Presenter: Sue VerHoef is Senior Archivist at the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.  She is a graduate of the University of West Georgia (MA, Museum Studies Certificate).  Sue has been researching her own family history for over thirty years and has presented genealogy workshops for many groups and institutions including Emory University’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, the Chamblee Library, Barrington Hall, the Georgia Archives, and the Atlanta History Center.  Sue is an adjunct professor at the University of West Georgia and teaches United States history classes in Newnan and Carrollton.

This presentation will be broadcast live on Monday, June 17th, 2013:
·       8:00 pm Eastern
·       7:00 pm Central
·       6:00 pm Mountain
·       5:00 am Pacific

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. You will use your unique URL in your confirmation email to logon to the live broadcast on the 17th of June.

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