Mark your calendars for October 21 & 21, 2015 so you don't miss the NARA Virtual Genealogy Fair. The schedule has been released, and is listed below. These free classes will be live broadcast via YouTube, and you can send in your questions for the presenters. If you do miss the live sessions they will be archived for viewing later.
Handouts and session descriptions can be found here.
Day 1: Wednesday, October 21 (Eastern Time)
Session 1 at 10 a.m. ET
Introduction to Genealogy at the National Archives by Claire Kluskens.
Session 2 at 11 a.m. ET
Preserving Your Family Records: Conversation and Questions by Mary Lynn Ritzenthaler.
Session 3 at 12 p.m. ET
Personnel Records of the National Archives– St. Louis. By Bryan K. McGraw.
Session 4 at 1 p.m. ET
It’s in the Cards: Finding Family Members in National Archives–St. Louis’ Card Series by Daria Labinsky & David Hardin.
Session 5 at 2 p.m. ET
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Personnel Records by Ashley Mattingly.
Day 2: Thursday, October 22 (Eastern Time)
Session 6 at 10 a.m. ET
Where’d They Go? Finding Ancestral Migration Routes by Jean Nudd.
Session 7 at 11 a.m. ET
Access to Archival Databases (AAD): Looking Down, From Above, to Look it Up! by John LeGloahec.
Session 8 at 12 p.m. ET
Finding Your World War I Veteran at the National Archives at St. Louis by Theresa Fitzgerald.
Session 9 at 1 p.m. ET
Women in War Time Civilian Government Employment by Cara Moore.
Session 10 at 2 p.m. ET
Broke, But Not Out of Luck: Exploring Bankruptcy Records for Genealogy Research by Jessica Hopkins.
Watch live video stream on YouTube