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The National Archives 2015 Virtual Genealogy Fair will take place on October 21st and 22nd. This will be a live broadcast via YouTube. At the end of the presentation, participants can ask questions of NARA genealogy experts from locations across the nation. The recorded sessions will remain online for those who can’t listen in on the live broadcast.
The sessions will range from basic topics such as “Introduction to Genealogy at the National Archives” by Claire Kluskens (National Archives at Washington, DC), to advanced topics like “Women in War Time Civilian Government Employment” by Cara Moore (National Archives at St. Louis, MO.).
Detailed session descriptions and handouts are available online. Don’t miss this extraordinary and free event.