Civil War Research Classes in Indianapolis

  • 09 Sep 2012
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN
Civil War Research Classes Eugeneand Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center
450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis

Saturday, Sept ember 15, 2012

·  Answering the Call: Researching Civil War Soldiers Before and During the War 
10 a.m. to noon

The Civil War touched countless families in the United States . Fortunately, it is a time period rich in records. Discover sources that will help you identify your Civil War ancestors and learn about resources that will help you recreate their lives during the war years.


This class is eligible for 2 general LEUs.

·  Discharged: Researching Civil War Veterans After the War
1 to 3 p.m. 

After the Civil War, soldiers returned home and tried to re-create their earlier lives. However, they did not stop recreating records based on their service. The post-Civil War era is a treasure trove of records and resources for family historians. Learn how to find and use these records to discover more about your Civil War ancestors and their families.

This class is eligible for 2 general LEUs.

Both classes are taught by Amy Johnson Crow, MLIS, CG, is a writer, editor, researcher and lecturer. She is the genealogical content manager for Archives.com. Amy is a former editor of Ohio Civil War Genealogy Journal and is active in the Indiana Genealogical Society.

The cost to attend just one class is $10 or $8 for IHS members.

To register, visit https://tickets.indianahistory.org/Info.aspx?EventID=20.  For more information or to register by phone, call (317) 232­-1882.

Eugeneand Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center , 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis




 

 

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Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana

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Terre Haute, Indiana 47808-9347


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