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Unearthing Your Roots with Ohio’s Newspapers on Chronicling America

July 13, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

Jenni Salamon, Coordinator for the Ohio Digital Newspaper Program at the Ohio History Connection (OHC) and Reference Archivist in the OHC Archives/Library, will present “Unearthing Your Roots with Ohio’s Newspapers on Chronicling America.” This program is geared toward researchers interested in learning how to use the Library of Congress website Chronicling America to find clues to their family history. Chronicling America contains digitized newspapers from around the country, including more than 318,000 pages from 129 historic Ohio newspapers published from 1836 to 1922, representing 58 counties.

Organizer

Special Collections Division, Akron-Summit County Public Library
Phone:
330.643.9030
Email:
speccollections@akronlibrary.org
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Venue

Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 S. High Street
Akron, OH 44326 United States
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Phone:
330.643.9030
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