WELCOME PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 04 December 2010 08:00

Welcome to The Heraldry and Genealogy Society of Canberra. We look forward to seeing you in the Library, at a monthly meeting, at a Special Interest Group or at one of our education sessions.

Next Monthly Meeting – 5 May 7:30pm

Kim Morris

Kim Morris is Senior Conservator and Director of Art & Archival Pty Ltd, a long established cultural conservation practice in the Canberra/Queanbeyan region. He is a specialist paper conservator.

Kim’s presentation will provide an insight into basic preservation and conservation treatments for paper based materials including documents, maps, photographs, books and art works. He will shed light on cleaning, stabilisation, repair, support and general preservation of paper. The do’s and don’ts of paper based treatment practices will also be discussed along with simple reversible treatment alternatives.

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NLA Changes PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 22 April 2015 22:23

Major changes are happening at the NLA reading rooms

Changes are afoot at NLA. http://www.nla.gov.au/…/…/newspapers-and-family-history-zone<
Aileen Weir of the NLA will come along to the next monthly meeting (on 5 May) to explain more and answer questions.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 22:29
 
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Written by Julie Hesse   
Saturday, 07 March 2015 16:40

Late breaking items of interest – hope you enjoy them.


LOOKING FOR SOME HELP WITH A FAMILY HISTORY PROGRAM

Just a reminder than we have 3 users groups available to help you with choosing and using a family history software program.

The Family Tree Makers Users Group meets on the second Thursday each month at 10.00am in the Education Room. Next meeting is Thursday 14 May.

The Master Genealogist Users Group meets on the first Wednesday of even numbered months at 7.30pm in the Education Room. Next meeting is Wednesday 3 June.

The Legacy Users Group meets on the second Tuesday each month at 7.30pm in the Education Room. Next meeting is Tuesday 9 June.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 22:37
 

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