House History 101

Library Takeout

House History 101

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, 6 p.m.

Learn to research the history of your D.C. home at this online workshop with DC Public Library staff!

This hands-on workshop will teach attendees how to research the history of their D.C. house using primary sources found online. Researchers will learn to use building permits, historic maps, city directories, census records, newspapers and other resources to find out about the building itself, as well as the people associated with it. 

This will be a virtual event with limited attendance. Please reserve your space on Eventbrite to be sent login information.