Researching in Washington D.C. without Leaving Home
This course presents some of the massive resources that are available in Washington, DC-area and other federal repositories and how to access many of them through the Family History Library (FHL), websites, and published sources. Records from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the Library of Congress (LC), the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library, and many other repositories will be explored. Students will learn to use finding aids, online catalogs, websites, interlibrary loan, and the holdings of the FHL to find, analyze, and understand federal records spanning the eighteenth to twenty-first centuries..
Coordinator: Richard G. Sayre, CG and Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL
Richard G. Sayre, CG
Claire Mire Bettag, CG, FUGA