Unlocking the Past:
Your Key to Successful Research at the Alabama Archives
Research Workshop August 16, 2008

Do you want to know how to trace your family history? Are you trying to research your local community? Are you overwhelmed by your research needs and donít know where to start? If so, the Alabama Department of Archives and History and the Friends of the Archives are here to help you. Join us on Saturday, August 16, from 9:00 to 4:00 for Unlocking the Past: Your Key to Successful Research at the Alabama Archives. This one-day seminar will help researchers of all levels of experience to discover the great variety of records and resources that the ADAH has to offer. Archives staff will offer a rare behind-the-scenes tour of records storage areas at the conclusion of the workshop and will offer tips on how researchers can make the best use of Archivesí resources.

The $25 registration fee covers the cost of materials, refreshments, and a box lunch. Members of the Friends of the Archives can register at a discounted rate of $20. To register call 334-242-4363 or go online to http://www.alabama.gov/whatsnew/workshop.html. This workshop is sponsored by the Friends of the Archives, a non-profit support group of the Alabama Department of Archives and History.

Created: July 1, 2008
http://www.archives.alabama.gov/press_release/unlocking.html
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435
E-Mail:debbie.pendleton@archives.alabama.gov