*All events are held at the National Archives at 400 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO unless otherwise noted.*
For information about our upcoming events, please visit our website.
INDIAN STUDY GROUP: BEGINNING INDIAN RESEARCH
Genealogist Shirley Donaldson will conduct a workshop on where to begin Indian research.
Date: Friday, October 23
Time: 10:00 a.m.
FROM THE CURATOR: THE KANSAS-NEBRASKA ACT
Join the staff for a special guided tour through "The Kansas Nebraska Act" exhibit.
Date: Saturday, October 24
Time: 1:00 p.m.
KNOW YOUR RECORDS LECTURE: CIVIL WAR MEDICINE
The National Archives at Kansas City and Washington, DC, will broadcast an interactive distance learning program about Civil War medicine.
Date: Tuesday, October 27
Time: 2:00 p.m.
AUTHOR EVENT FEATURING MARILYN IRVIN HOLT
Author Marilyn Irvin Holt will discuss and sign her book, The Orphan Trains: Placing Out in America.
Date: Wednesday, October 28
Time: 6:00 p.m. reception, 6:30 p.m. lecture
BROWN BAG LUNCH SERIES: CENSUS RECORDS
Join the staff for a recorded lecture on Census Records. Feel free to bring your lunch! Staff will be available to answer questions.
Date: Friday, October 30
INTRODUCTION TO GENEALOGY
Staff will present an introduction to genealogy research and records housed at the National Archives. Topics will include Federal Censuses, military documents, and immigration and naturalization records.
Date: Tuesday, November 10
Time: 6:00 p.m