How to Use Digitized Newspapers for Genealogical
Research: Brian Armstrong
Brian Armstrong, historian, genealogist,
and the President of the South River Historical & Preservation Society
will provide a presentation entitled “How to Use Digitized Newspapers for
Genealogical Research.” Mr. Armstrong will discuss the various types of
information that can be found in newspapers including obituaries, personal
notices (gossip columns), business items/advertisements, legal notices,
and real estate information. He will also provide an overview of the
available free and purchased resources for accessing digital newspapers;
and tips on how to use indexes to find information.
Election Day - Yes, the
library is open.