American Archives Month 2017

American Archives Month 2017

As part of the American Archives Month, the Louisiana State Archives is hosting several events on October 24 and 26, 2017.

The following events are scheduled:

Tuesday, October 24 at 10 a.m.
Basics of Genealogy Research
Yvonne Lewis Day, Genealogist and President of the Louisiana Genealogical and Historical Society

Tuesday, October 24 at 1:30 p.m.
Historic Preservation
Charlene Bonnette, MLIS, CA and Head of the Louisiana Department, State Library of Louisiana

Thursday, October 26 at 10:30 a.m.
“Louisiana Cuisine: How Did We Get Here and Where Are We Going?”
Liz Williams, President of the National Food and Beverage Foundation
*Donations of non-perishable food items and/or cookbooks will be appreciated and donated to the National Food and Beverage Foundation.

All events are free to the public and will take place at the Wade O. Martin Auditorium, Louisiana State Archives, 3851 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA.

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