Newspapers: Pages of Your History
Calling all local history enthusiasts and genealogy buffs! The Henry County Library will be putting on a one-hour program that will explore the joys and frustrations of searching historic digital newspaper content through online sources. Presenter, Patricia M. (Patsy) Luebbert, of the State Historical Society of Missouri, will teach attendees about the Missouri Digital Heritage Project and discuss an upcoming grant in partnership with the Henry County Library that will give residents access to an online historical archive of local newspapers. Attendees will have an opportunity to use the online content and ask questions on search strategies. It will also explore why going digital is not always the answer. Come to this fascinating program to learn how to get access to these great local history and genealogy resources. Don’t forget to bring your internet connected devices!
Thursday, January 18th
Friends of the Henry County Library Community Room
Henry County Library, Clinton
For more information call 660-885-2612