The National Archives of the United States is hosting the NARA Free Online Genealogy Fair 2015 this coming Wednesday and Thursday.
This annual event is a live two-day program via webcast on YouTube, offering family history research tools for all skill levels on Federal records dealing with immigration, military and civilian personnel, and bankruptcy.
Sessions on are available on genealogical research using traditional and electronic records. The National Archives’ lead preservation expert will hold a special question-and-answer session on how to preserve family records. Sessions and handouts will be available free of charge during and after the event. For complete schedule and participation instructions, visit the Virtual Genealogy Fair website.
WHEN: October 21 and 22, starting daily at 10 a.m. EDT
WHO: Experts on genealogy-related records from National Archives’ facilities nationwide.
WHERE: Anywhere! The Fair will be video streamed on the US National Archives’ YouTube channel::
Day 1: Wednesday, October 21 –Watch live on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-rDaFVYJhU
Day 2: Thursday, October 22 –Watch live on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4o3_Ox_cUY
If you’ve attended in prior years, you know this is a great event. If you haven’t, the NARA free online Genealogy Fair 2015 is waiting for you.
Can these be viewed later? I work during the set live times.
Yes, they are recorded and available later on the NARA YouTube channel.