Virtual genealogy fair continues Wednesday and Thursday

National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair continues Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 29 and Oct. 30.

Presentations will be broadcast live on YouTube. There is no charge for the genealogy fair.

Wednesday, Oct. 29 (Eastern Time)
10 a.m. – Great Granny Eunice came from Ireland, Grandpa Fred was in the War, Can Access Archival Databases (AAD) Help Me?
11 a.m. – World War I Draft Registration Cards
Noon –
1 p.m. – Finding the Correct Ancestor: Using Civil War and Census Records
2 p.m. – FamilySearch
3 p.m. – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service
4 p.m. – Federal Land Records at the National Archives

Thursday, October 30 (Eastern Time)
10 a.m. – Family History and the FOIA: Researching 20th Century
11 a.m. – Discovering Your Family’s Past in Military and Early FBI records, Veterans Administration Personal Data Records and Selective Service Records
Noon – Individual Deceased Military Personnel Files (IDPFs)
1 p.m. – Vets and Feds in the Family Tree
2 p.m. – Alien Ancestors during Times of War
3 p.m. – Patently Amazing: Finding Your Family in Patent Record

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