Posts Tagged: Genealogy

Genealogy: Scanning Best Practices

This short demonstration and talk will cover scanning basics. Handling and displaying original items causes wear and degradation. Good digital copies allow unlimited sharing while preserving the original items. We’re successful when the scan and documentation that goes with it are accessible beyond the life of the people who initially create the electronic record. Goal:… Read more »

Genealogy Beginner Class: EVENING

Genealogy beginner class. Class size limited; participants must sign up for the 4-session course in advance.  To do so contact Kathleen Maclachlan by email at genealogy@skidompha.org

Genealogy Round Table Discussions

Genealogy Round Table discussions are informal opportunities to share and collaborate with researchers on the same topics. No sign-up needed for this free time of sharing experiences and resources. July 10: Reading Old Writing– Bring a sample of “hard to read” writing. July 17: Stories of WWI – Share a brief story a family member,… Read more »

Genealogy Beginner Class: EVENING

Genealogy beginner class. Class size limited; participants must sign up for the 4-session course in advance.  To do so contact Kathleen Maclachlan by email at genealogy@skidompha.org

Genealogy Round Table Discussions

Genealogy Round Table discussions are informal opportunities to share and collaborate with researchers on the same topics. No sign-up needed for this free time of sharing experiences and resources. July 10: Reading Old Writing– Bring a sample of “hard to read” writing. July 17: Stories of WWI – Share a brief story a family member,… Read more »

Genealogy Beginner Class: EVENING

Genealogy beginner class. Class size limited; participants must sign up for the 4-session course in advance.  To do so contact Kathleen Maclachlan by email at genealogy@skidompha.org

Genealogy Round Table Discussions

Genealogy Round Table discussions are informal opportunities to share and collaborate with researchers on the same topics. No sign-up needed for this free time of sharing experiences and resources. July 10: Reading Old Writing– Bring a sample of “hard to read” writing. July 17: Stories of WWI – Share a brief story a family member,… Read more »

Genealogy Beginner Class: EVENING

Genealogy beginner class. Class size limited; participants must sign up for the 4-session course in advance.  To do so contact Kathleen Maclachlan by email at genealogy@skidompha.org

Genealogy Round Table Discussions

Genealogy Round Table discussions are informal opportunities to share and collaborate with researchers on the same topics. No sign-up needed for this free time of sharing experiences and resources. July 10: Reading Old Writing– Bring a sample of “hard to read” writing. July 17: Stories of WWI – Share a brief story a family member,… Read more »

Genealogy at the Library

As a new resident of Lincoln County, I’ve been thrilled to learn more about this incredible place through Skidompha’s Genealogy resources. Kathleen Maclachlan – our on-staff Genealogist – is a wealth of information about local history, resources for ancestral research, and the latest archival preservation techniques. Kathy has shared her expertise with Skidompha since 2012… Read more »