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  • Organizing Your Family History: Expert Strategies from Start to Finish

    When: Sunday, April 27, 2014 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Where: 99-101 Newbury St, Boston MA 02116

    Description:

    One of the biggest challenges faced by genealogists is organizing our research. Using organized files, documents, and source information can lead to more effective research, new successful finds, and a greater understanding of family history. In this one-day seminar, part of NEHGS’s Annual Meeting Weekend, NEHGS experts will offer strategies for organizing your research as you go, using technology to keep track of your genealogical information, gathering your research for publication, and preparing your family treasures for donation.

    Schedule of Events 


    9:30 a.m.  Building opens

                       Registration Check-in & Continental Breakfast


    9:45 a.m.  Welcome and Introductory Remarks

     
    10:00 a.m.  Organize, Organize, Organize, Rhonda McClure, Genealogist


    10:45 a.m.  Embracing Technology: The Right Genealogy Software for You, Rhonda McClure

     
    11:30 a.m.  Genealogy on the Go: Mobile Tools to Manage your Discoveries, Alice Kane, Genealogist


    12:15 p.m.  Lunch 

     
    1:15 p.m.  Organizing for Publication, Penny Stratton, Publications Director


    2:00 p.m.  Preparing Your Family Treasures for Donation: An Archivist’s Perspective, Judy Lucey, Archivist, and Stephanie Call, AJHS Archivist and Manager of Digital Collections


    3:15 p.m.  Question and answer panel 

     
    3:30 p.m.  Conclusion
                       Building closes

    Registration: $110. Includes continental breakfast & lunch. Space is limited! 


    Register online or call 617-226-1226 or 888-286-3447.

New England Historic Genealogical Society
99 - 101 Newbury Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
888-296-3447

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