The National Archives-Rocky Mountian Region will be offering six genealogy workshops on 22, 23, 24 & 25 September 2008.
The topics will be:
Monday, 22 September
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. “Genealogy Research Using Census Records” presented by Kathy Anderson, Archives Technician.
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. “Non-Census Research at NARA’s Rocky Mountain Region” presented by Rick Martinez, Archives Specialist.
Tuesday, 23 September
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. “Anchors Aweigh!, An Introduction to Immigration and Passenger List Microfilm at the National Archives” presented by Marene Baker, Archivist.
Wednesday, 24 September
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. “Using Federal Land Records: How to Find Homestead and Other Land Entries” presented by Andrew Senti, Bureau of Land Management.
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. “How to Find Your Confederate Ancestors: Civil War Records” presented by Bill Nix, National Archives Volunteer.
Thursday, 25 September
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. “Using Bureau of Indian Affairs Records to Trace Your Native American Ancestry” presented by Eric Bittner.
Classes will be held in Building 48 of the Denver Federal Center, 6th Ave. and Kipling Streets, Lakewood. Pre-registration is required and the cost is $10 per class. Checks, made payable to the National Archives Trust Fund, should be sent to the National Archives and Records Administration–Rocky Mountain Region, P.O. Box 25307, Denver, CO 80225. Include your address and phone number and indicate the sessions desired. For more information call (303) 407-5740.