Tag: US National Archives

1940 Census Invitational Workshop

Introductory Speaker – Actually I am taking prerogative of a session chair and inviting everybody to stand up and move around, stretch and do all...

Pearl Harbor Deck Logs and Witnesses

A deck log is a running log of administrative activities on a ship. In our project we removed them from the tattered boxes, placed them...

2018 Genealogy Fair Welcome

Good morning, I’m David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States. Welcome to our sixth Virtual Genealogy Fair! For 13 years we’ve hosted an annual Genealogy...

Electronic Records Archives in Action

The National Archives is now changing the way we take custody of records from federal agencies. We are now using the Electronic Records Archives, or...

2018 Genealogy Fair Closing Remarks

We will now have closing remarks. I am pleased to welcome to the stage, the National Archives Executive for Research Services Ann Cummings.>>Good Afternoon, I...