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Walking Tour of the Local History and Genealogy Resources at the NYS Library

  • Location: New York State Library, 7th floor- meet in front of the Genealogy/ Local History/Equipment desk 222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12230 Albany, NY 12230
  • Dates: February 28, 2019
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: free
  • Overview

    The New York State Library is a treasure chest of resources for those tracing their family histories. Join us for a tour highlighting published genealogies, local histories, church records, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) records, United States and New York State Census records, newspapers on microfilm, city directories and more. Shawn Purcell, subject specialist for genealogy and local history at the New York State Library, will lead the tour. The tour is limited to 15 individuals and registration is required.

    TO REGISTER online go to http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/programs/ or email NYSLTRN@nysed.gov or call 518-474-2274. Please let us know if any reasonable accommodation is required (American Disabilities Act) at least 3 days prior to the program date. The New York State Library/Reference Services, Cultural Education Center, 222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12230 (518-474-5355); http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/ . Join us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/NYSLibrary .


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