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Press Release
June 16, 2014

National Archives Holds Free Research and Genealogy Programs in July and August

Washington, DC…In July and August, the National Archives presents research and genealogy programs highlighting records from its holdings. All programs are free and open to the public, and will be held in the National Archives Building Research Center (Room G-25), in Washington, DC. Attendees should use the Pennsylvania Avenue entrance, between 7th and 9th Streets, NW. Metro accessible on the Yellow and Green lines, Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter station.

Wednesday, July 2, at 11 a.m.
Introduction to Genealogy at the National Archives
Learn how to do basic genealogical research using Federal records at the National Archives. Lectures take place on the first Wednesday of each month.

Wednesday, July 30, at 11 a.m.
Genealogy Using Online Resources of the National Archives
Learn how to navigate archives.gov for your family history research with archives specialist Nancy Wing.

Wednesday, August 6, at 11 a.m.
Introduction to Genealogy at the National Archives
Learn how to do basic genealogical research using Federal records at the National Archives. Lectures take place on the first Wednesday of each month.

Wednesday, August 27, at 11 a.m.
Genealogy Using Online Resources of the National Archives
Learn how to navigate archives.gov for your family history research with archives specialist Nancy Wing.

The National Archives Building and the National Archives at College Park are fully accessible. To request an accommodation (e.g., sign language interpreter) for a public program, please email public.program@nara.gov or call 202-357-5000 prior to the event. To verify the date and times of the programs, the public should call 202-357-5000, or view the Calendar of Events online.

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