Researching Family in Pennsylvania 2018

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Researching Family in Pennsylvania 2018

Monday, 7/30/18 8:30 am - Friday, 8/3/18 5:00 pm

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Historical Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust St
19107 Philadelphia , PA


July 30 – August 3, 2018

HSP presents a week-long genealogy course designed to explore the records and repositories available for researching ancestors in Pennsylvania. A complete “How to” course, training you to use the resources available at HSP and elsewhere to uncover your family’s story!

This course is designed for all levels from beginners to experienced family historians with a curriculum that takes participants through three primary questions.

What records are available?
Where are the records located?
How to decipher what you discover?

By the end of this course, you’ll have answers!

Class Schedule now available!

Class Descriptions are available here.

Instructor Bios can be found here.

Tuition for Researching Family in Pennsylvania:

  • Friend of HSP $425
  • General Admission $490

Refund Policy:

Before June 1, 2018Full Price less $25
June 1 - June 30, 2018Full price less $100

No Refunds after June 30

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Enrollment will be limited to 40 persons on a first come, first enrolled basis. Registration opens on December 1, 2017.

HSP has reserved a limited amount rooms at the Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown for $139 per-night. To reserve a room at this discounted rate, call 215-735-9300 and mention that you are booking for the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.