(US) National Archives Hosts Virtual Genealogy Fair October 23, 2019 Free and Online

Jan Meisels Allen


The (US) National Archives will host their 7th annual live virtual Genealogy Fair via a webcast on their YouTube Channel

(  This is their biggest genealogy event of the year!  This year there will be sessions on preserving personal collections; using records on immigration, World War l, soldiers and marines; Homestead Act and more.


Date and Time:  October 23, 2019  10 AM EDT  ( use to convert to your local time)

In addition to the YouTube station (see URL above) you can visit the webpage

For more information and handouts will be available on this page later this summer.


Participants can watch individual sessions, download materials, ask questions, and interact with presenters and other family historians. No need to register - just click and view! If you can’t make it on September 23 the videos and handouts will remain available after the event.


Jan Meisels Allen

Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee