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Mining for Geneological Treasures (online or in person)
March 18 @ 10:00 am
The Internet Archive is not just the Wayback Machine! It also contains audio, movies, images, software, maps, and texts. Discover everything you can do at the Archive and learn search strategies for accessing its genealogical treasures. Join Sussex County Genealogical Society (SCGS) in-person at the library or online for a presentation by Carla Cegielski, a full-time family history researcher specializing in Ohio, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia research. Carla has been providing professional research services to attorneys, historians, genealogists, hobbyists, and others since 2007.
Carla is past-president of both of the Great Lakes Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists and the Lake County (OH) Genealogical Society. She has volunteered as a grader for the National Genealogical Society’s American Genealogy Home Study Course and as a coordinator for the ProGen Study Group. Carla currently serves as Vice President of the Great Lakes Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists. After retiring from teaching at a local business college, Carla began lecturing on various genealogical topics. She is a frequent speaker at genealogical societies, libraries and conferences. Carla was the coordinator and instructor for the Reading, Transcribing, and Abstracting Old Documents course at the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh in July 2021.
SCGS is a non-profit organization and its mission is to promote genealogy and educational work in a professional manner, encourage and instruct its members in genealogical research through careful documentation and maintain quality genealogical standards.
NOTE: this session is available to attend in-person or through Zoom. Current SCGS members automatically receive an email with a link to join the meetings via Zoom. Non-members are welcome to attend and may request an invitation link by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 20.
If you have need assistance with registration or getting your Zoom invitation, please email SCGS. Basic written instructions for using Zoom may be found here and a brief video tutorial may be found here.
For more information, visit the SCGS website. This program is co-sponsored by the Lewes Public Library.
Related LibGuide: Genealogy by Sarena Deglin
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