New! Genealogy Basics: A Deeper Appreciation
4 sessions, 8 hours
This course will cover the in depth basic records that all genealogists should investigate as cornerstones of their life-time of research. Learn how to best utilize the census, vital records, newspapers, and published histories. You’ll look deeply at on- line resources, and also discuss the “real” places that should be visited and why.
Instructor: Mary Mannix is currently the Maryland Room Manager of the C. Burr Artz Public Library of the Frederick County Public Libraries. She is very active in MARAC (the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference). She has been involved in the History Section of RUSA and was the 2011 winner of the Genealogical Publishing Company Award. In 2015, she was given the Martha Washington Medal from the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter of the Maryland Society of Sons of the American Revolution. She has taught genealogy librarianship at the University of Maryland and public history courses at Hood College.
ILR554 Genealogy Basics: A Deeper Appreciation
5-Digit Number: 16362
Thu, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m., 9/13 – 10/4
Location: Conference Center/E-123
Tuition: $24.00 Fee: $69.00 Total: $93.00
MD residents age 60+ pay fee only