Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Lawshe Memorial Museum
Do you have a riverboat captain, engineer, dock worker, mate, or other worker in your family or someone involved in a business that served the river industry? Stymied about how to research these nomadic people? Discover the abundant and unique resources for researching the interesting, but often elusive, lives of river people. This session covers published, manuscript, microfilmed, and online resources and how to use them.
Join genealogist Paula Stuart-Warren, genealogical and historical researcher, lecturer and research coach, for this intriguing presentation. Her specialties include unusual records, analysis, research planning, problem-solving, manuscript and archival repositories, railroads, and Native American genealogy. She is a course coordinator and instructor at the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh, and a former board member of the Federation of Genealogical Societies, the Association of Professional Genealogists, and Minnesota Genealogical Society.
The presentation will be located in the upstairs meeting room of the Lawshe Memorial Museum.