Organizing Your Genealogical Project, Paper and Digital Files | Newberry

Organizing Your Genealogical Project, Paper and Digital Files

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Saturday, April 22

1 - 4 pm

Led by Marsha Peterson-Maass

Cost and Registration Information

Early Registration Price (by February 10): $65

Regular Price (after February 10): $71.50

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Seminar Description

We’ll explore creating research & presentation plans, turning your piles of paper into files, completing heirloom inventories, as well as the basics of preserving documents, organizing digital files, and other common-sense suggestions from a leading genealogical expert and organizational consultant. One session.

Marsha Peterson-Maass is a forensic genealogist and member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She has led genealogy seminars at the Newberry Library since 2002.

Materials List


  • Fundamentals of Genealogy®: Basics for Everyone

    • Note: This textbook is scheduled to be published in March.

First Readings:

  • None

This class is part of the Newberry’s Adult Education Seminars Program. Learn more about our registration procedures.