An Introduction to Alabama Legislative Records
Research Workshop March 8

Have you ever wondered what your Alabama Legislature does, how it affects you, and how its actions are documented? If so, join us at 10:00 Saturday morning, March 8, at the Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH) for An Introduction to Alabama Legislative Records. Designed for both beginning and experienced researchers, this workshop, led by archivist Rickie Brunner, will describe legislative records available at the Archives, provide instructions for finding them, and offer insights into using use them to learn about the laws that govern our state.

This is the third program in a new workshop series, Tips, Tools, and Treasures, designed to introduce researchers to the vast array of research materials available at the ADAH, and to familiarize them with department services. Archives staff will present these programs the second Saturday of each month in 2008 from 10:00 - 11:00 A.M. The programs are free and do not require pre-registration. All programs will take place at ADAH, 624 Washington Ave., Montgomery. A complete list of topics and dates follows:

Jan. 12 Using the Archives On-Line Catalog, ADAHCAT
Feb. 9 An Introduction to African-American Family History
Mar. 8 An Introduction to Alabama Legislative Records
Apr. 12 Photographs at the ADAH
May 10 Private Records Collections at the ADAH
June 14 Tips on Using Ancestry.com
July 12 Maps at the ADAH
Aug. 9 An Introduction to Alabama Local Government Records
Sept. 13 Research Treasures at ADAH
Oct. 11 An Introduction to Alabama State Publications
Nov. 8 Military Records at the ADAH
Dec.13Using Alabama Newspapers for Research

Created: March 4, 2008
http://www.archives.alabama.gov/press_release/legislativerecords.html
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435
E-Mail:debbie.pendleton@archives.alabama.gov
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