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Lessons Learned from Harvey : Saving Family and Community History

Hurricane Harvey impacted the Texas coast in 2017. 
 
Family and community archives were affected.
 
Houston Journalist, Michael C. Duke will share "lessons learned" regarding his own family's efforts to save family photos.  He will also relate efforts to save records from two of Houston's most prominent Jewish synagogues.
 
How to respond or prepare for disaster? 
 
Beth Farwell, Director of Baylor’s Central Libraries, will share preservation resources to help us prepare for or respond to disaster.

Program in support of ALA's National Preservation Week http://www.ala.org/alcts/preservationweek 
 
Sponsored by Central Texas Genealogical Society, Baylor Libraries, and Genealogy Center Waco-McLennan County Library
 

Date:
Monday, April 23, 2018 Show more dates
Time:
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location:
West Waco Meeting Room
Campus:
West Waco
Categories:
  Genealogy  

Event Organizer

Bill Buckner

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