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Washington, D.C. Research Tour

Where: Washington, D.C.

When: March 10, 2013 3:00PM - March 17, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Discover family history resources in the nation's capital with NEHGS. Visit the National Archives and Records Administration, the Daughters of the American Revolution Library, and the Library of Congress during this intensive week of guided research, individual consultations, lectures, and group events.

 

Sunday, March 10, 2013

after 3:00 pm                    Check-in at Hamilton Crowne Plaza

4:00 - 5:00 pm                  Welcome and Introductions (Hamilton Crowne Plaza)

                                            Your Week in Review, presented by Henry Hoff, David Lambert, Rhonda McClure, and Leah Walczak

5:00 - 6:00 pm                 Introduction to Research at the National Archives, Constance Potter, NARA

6:30 - 8:30 pm                  Opening Reception and Dinner

 

Monday, March 11, 2013

8:30 am                              Coach Pick-up at Hamilton Crowne Plaza for travel to DAR Library

9:00 - 9:45 am                  Orientation to DAR Library

10:00 am - 12:30 pm       Personal research and consultations at DAR Library                                                       

12:30 pm                            Coach Pickup at DAR Library for travel to National Archives (NARA)

1:00 - 2:30 pm                  Researcher Registration and Orientation, NARA

2:30 - 4:30 pm                  Personal Research and Consultations at NARA

4:30 pm                               Coach Pick-up at NARA

 

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

8:30 am                               Coach Pick-up at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza for travel to Library of Congress (LOC)

9:00 - 9:45 am                  Reader Registration, LOC Madison Building

10:00 - 10:30 am              Orientation to LOC Jefferson Building

10:30 am - 5:00 pm          Personal Research and Consultations at LOC

5:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at LOC

 

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

8:30 am               Coach Pick-up at Hamilton Crowne Plaza (Drop-off at DAR, NARA, and LOC)

9:00 am - 3:45 pm          Personal research and consultations at DAR Library

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at NARA

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at LOC

4:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at DAR Library

4:45 pm                               Coach Pick-up at NARA

5:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at LOC

 

Thursday, March 14, 2013

8:30 am               Coach Pick-up at Hamilton Crowne Plaza (Drop-off at DAR, NARA, and LOC)

9:00 am - 3:45 pm          Personal research and consultations at DAR Library

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at NARA

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at LOC

4:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at DAR Library

4:45 pm                               Coach Pick-up at NARA

5:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at LOC

 

Friday, March 15, 2013

8:30am               Coach Pick-up at Hamilton Crowne Plaza (Drop-off at DAR, NARA, and LOC)

9:00 am - 3:45 pm          Personal research and consultations at DAR Library

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at NARA

9:00 am - 4:45 pm           Personal research and consultations at LOC

4:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at DAR Library

4:45 pm                               Coach Pick-up at NARA

5:00 pm                               Coach Pick-up at LOC

6:00 pm                               Closing Reception and Dinner, Hamilton Crowne Plaza

 

Saturday, March 16, 2013

8:30am               Coach Pick-up at Hamilton Crowne Plaza (Drop-off at DAR, NARA, and LOC)

9:00 am - 3:45 pm          Personal research and consultations at DAR Library

9:00 am - 4:45pm           Personal research and consultations at NARA

9:00 am - 4:45pm           Personal research and consultations at LOC

4:00pm                               Coach Pick-up at DAR Library

4:45pm                               Coach Pick-up at NARA

5:00pm                               Coach Pick-up at LOC

 

Sunday, March 17, 2013

before 12:00pm              Check-out of Hamilton Crowne Plaza

 

 Staff Consultants

Henry B. Hoff

David Allen Lambert

Rhonda R. McClure

Online registration is now closed. For more information, please call 617-226-1226.

 Registration:

  Single registration, $2,750 

 Double registration (shared lodging with another participant),$2,350 

 Double registration with guest (shared lodging with a non-researching guest), $2,950 

 Commuter registration (no lodging), $950 

 

Fees include lodging as detailed above, opening reception, two dinners, coach transportation to and from Hamilton Crowne Plaza to the DAR Library, National Archives, and Library of Congress ,consultations, orientations, and tours.

 

 Cancellation Policy

Written cancellations received before February 1, 2013, will be subject to a $300 per person cancellation fee. No refund is possible after this date. Fees are based on group participation. There is no refund for services or portions of the tour not taken, or for participants who do not complete the tour.

 

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