Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Society
2019 Annual Seminar​
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Doors open at 8:30 am; Seminar begins at 9:00 am
24 Twenty-One Event Center
2421 Tamiami Trail—Port Charlotte, FL
Expanding Your Research Options: Four Sets of Underused Federal Records

Presenter: Kenneth W. Heger, PhD
Kenneth W. Heger, Ph.D. is on the faculty of the University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies, where he teaches Archives and Digital Curation and directs the digitization lab in the iSchool’s Digital Curation Information Center. Prior to joining the iSchool’s faculty, he was an employee of the National Archives for over 30 years. During his career he worked with records ofcivilian and military Federal agencies and directed programs across the nation, including NARA’s genealogy program. Dr. Heger regularly publishes articles for and makes presentations focusing on Federal records to a wide range of genealogical societies. His speaking venues have included the 2017 IGGP conference, Genealogical Institute on Federal Records, National Park Service, Maryland Genealogical Society, NGC and FGS. He is currently the president of the Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society and has a Ph.D. in History from the University of Maryland.

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Member Meeting January 5, 2019
Finding Your Family in Online Newspapers One Character at a Time

SWFLGG Annual Seminar January 31, 2019
January 31, 2019 Dr. Ken Heger, President of Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society to present on Four Sets of Underused Federal Records

Member Meeting March 9, 2019
Project Paperclip Presented by Member Bernie Guenther