I did a short version of the Civil War project at the booth. You can see that presentation on Facebook:
My slides from the long version of the presentation: https://wp.me/a2t8Wr-10t
Thanks to all of you who attended and watched online!
If you want to help with this project, fill out this short survey so we can contact you as we continue to build this project: http://bit.ly/civil-war-stories
I have posted slides from a couple of my RootsTech 2020 talks on Slides and Presentations
Or you can download them here:
- Cluster Genealogy Booth Talk (PDF)
- Discovering Your Family History in Newspapers.com (PDF)
Thanks for coming to the classes!
I will post the Civil War slides tomorrow.
I will be teaching two classes at RootsTech:
- Discovering Your Family History in Newspapers.com, Thursday 1:30pm
- Fold3: Understanding Your Ancestor’s Place in Civil War History, Friday 3pm
- Note: I will be introducing our new Civil War Stories in this course.
Ancestry booth (times MST):
- Cluster Research: Thursday 2/27 6pm, Friday 2/28, noon
- Civil War: It’s Personal: Thursday 2/27 4:30pm, Friday 1pm (also on Facebook livestream!)
Family History Institute 2020
Saturday April 4th, Wytheville, Virginia
- Mapping out Old Mount Airy
- From Pennsylvania to Southwest Virginia: How and Why Our Ancestors Migrated
Virginia Genealogy Society
Saturday April 18th, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia
Researching Communities: The Key to Unlocking Your Ancestors’ Stories
California Genealogical Society
Oakland Family History Center on Saturday, May 16
Finding Military Records Using Fold3
American Battlefield Trust Annual Conference
Chantilly, Virginia June 2020More to come on this one!