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Research 101: LGBTQ+ Resources at Washingtoniana

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 12:00 pm

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Washington Blade and LGBTQ+ History Month, learn about the LGBTQ+ history resources available from Special Collections. Archival collections will be available to view, and staff will lead a short presentation on how to find and use our LGBTQ+ materials.
House

House History 101

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 6:00 pm

This hands-on workshop will teach people how to research the history of their D.C. house using primary sources in Washingtoniana. Researchers will learn to use building permits, historic maps, city directories, newspapers and other resources to find out about the building and the people associated with it. This workshop will last two hours. Reservations requested, please reserve a ticket today.  
House

House History 101

Thursday, November 21, 2019, 6:00 pm

This hands-on workshop will teach people how to research the history of their D.C. house using primary sources in Washingtoniana. Researchers will learn to use building permits, historic maps, city directories, newspapers and other resources to find out about the building and the people associated with it. This workshop will last two hours. Reservations requested, please reserve a ticket today.