Walking Tour of the Local History and Genealogy Resources at the New York State Library
- When: Saturday, May 26, 2012, 10:30 a.m. to noon
- Where: New York State Library, Cultural Education Center, 222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12230
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: 18+
- Categories: Lectures, Workshop
Location: 7th floor, New York State Library, meet in front of Genealogy/Local History/Equipment desk
The New York State Library is a treasure chest of resources for those tracing their family histories. Join us for a tour highlighting published genealogies, local histories, church records, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) records, United States and New York State Census records, newspapers on microfilm, city directories and more. Shawn Purcell, subject specialist for genealogy and local history at the New York State Library, will lead the tour. The tour is limited to 15 individuals and registration is required.