Black Family History Day

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Join the Texas State Library and Archives Commission on Saturday, February 13th at noon for an afternoon devoted to black family history research.  In collaboration with the Austin History Center and the Carver Genealogy Center, attendees will have the opportunity to learn tips for starting their research, learn about area resources, and ask questions related to their research.

Below is the list of classes:

Noon – 12:45 pm – Documenting Your History workshop led by LaToya Devezin, African   American Community Archivist at the Austin History Center.

1 pm – 1:45 pm – Resources for African American at TSLAC presented by Tonia Woods, Senior Reference Archivist at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

2 pm – 2:45 pm – Genealogy Discussion forum moderated by Cynthia Evans, Genealogy Coordinator at the Carver Genealogy Center.

Spaces are limited.  Parking is available at the Capitol Visitors Garage and metered parking along San Jacinto Blvd. For more information or to reserve a space, email Ashley Stevens, Education and Outreach Coordinator at or call at 512-463-9807.

February 13, 2016 - 12:01pm to 4:00pm
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