From the National Archives : National Archives is hosting a Virtual Genealogy Fair! Join for us three days genealogy! All of our lectures will be broadcast live via YouTube with captioning on StreamText. On October 28, 29, and 30 , genealogy experts from National Archives facilities around the nation and special guests from the U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services, Ancestry.com , and FamilySearch will discuss topics ranging fr om preserving your own personal records to American Indian records. Best of all, you do not need to get out of bed! The lectures will broadcast live on our National Archives YouTube channel and the handouts and presentations will be available to download at our Virtual Genealogy Fair homepage: www.archives.gov/calendar/ genealogy-fair . Tuesday : https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=cy8sqN1TUF8 Close Captioning: http://www.streamtext.net/ player?event=102814nara1000 am Wednesday : https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=hIuirre9BN8 Close Captioning: http://www.streamtext.net/ player?event=102914nara1000 am Thursday : https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=rUAq9bik8ZY Close Captioning: http://www.streamtext.net/ player?event=103014nara1000 am Have a question for our experts? No problem! Simply ask during the lectures using Twitter and the hashtag #GenFair2014 and we’ll have a dedicated question and answer time at the end of each lecture! So gather your grandmother’s photos, pop some popcorn, and check out the Virtual Genealogy Fair schedule at www.archives.gov/calendar/ genealogy-fair and tune in starting at 10 a.m. EDT next week!
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