Whittier Area Genealogical Society Annual Seminar

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Name: Whittier Area Genealogical Society Annual Seminar
Date: January 26, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM PST
Event Description:
Whittier Area Genealogical Society's 36 Annual Seminar features one of America's most popular genealogical lecturers, John Philip Colletta, PhD.  He lectures nationally, teaches at local schools, and conducts programs for the Smithsonian Institute.  Knowledgeable, experienced and entertaining, Dr. Colletta resides in Washington, D.C., and has worked at the Library of Congress and taught workshops at the National Archives.  

Dr. Colletta will be presenting four lectures:
"Our National Archives:  The Astounding Institution & How to Use It"
"Using Original and Derivative Sources:  How to Evaluate Evidence"
"Discovering Your Ancestors' World Through Maps and Gazetteers"
"Hacks and Hookers and Putting Up Pickles:  Snares of Yesteryear's English".

For more information, or to register, visit www.wagswhittier.org.
Event Media:
Whittier Masonic Lodge
7604 Greenleaf Avenue
Whittier CA 90602
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, January 26th, 2019
8am to 4pm.
Doors open at 8am for registration with the program beginning at 9am.
Contact Information:
Early Registration:
   WAGS Members $35
   All Others            $40
Late Registration:
    After January 19 & at the Door     $45
Optional Lunch is only available with early registration for an additional $12        
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