The Newberry Library in Chicago is offering a Chicago genealogy course this Saturday, August 6, from 1 – 4 p.m. Grace DuMelle and Ginger Frere will present you with ways to acquaint yourself with your Chicago ancestors. If you have never taken a genealogy course at the Newberry you really should.
Attendees will learn about the paper trail left behind by their Chicago ancestors. They will learn how to locate vital records; school records; work and death records. The presenters, Grace DuMelle and Ginger Frere will also provide an overview of the Newberry Library’s website ChicagoAncestors.org.
To register, visit the Newberry Library’s website.
For more information on the Newberry Library’s Fall Seminar schedule, visit their seminar page.
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