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Looking for My Babies: Freedmen Searching For Family

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Free

In the wake of Emancipation, African Americans from all over the country searched for missing family members through resources like the Freedmen’s Bureau and newspapers. These records are rich in genealogical detail. Learn to search the Freedmen’s Bureau and newspapers to discover stories from your family’s history. Presented by Ari Wilkins via Zoom. Zoom link emailed at time of registration. Registration required. Register at https://mcdl.info/Freedmen.

Details

Date:
January 25
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://mcdl.info/Freedmen

Organizer

Medina County Chapter, OGS
Email:
chapter@medinacoogs.org
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Venue

Medina County District Library
210 South Broadway Street
Medina, OH 44256 United States
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Phone:
330-725-0588 x5017
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OGN Contest 1 July – 30 September
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OGS is sponsoring its genealogical writing contest to reward amateur and professional genealogical authorship and to help fill the pages of its renowned journals with articles.
Prizes range from $25 – $100. Full Writing Contest Details