Monthly Archives: September 2013

Weekly Update

Oct 3 – Vallejo-Benicia Genealogy Society – Social Security Records. Check website or contact program chair for more information. Oct 26 – Genealogical Society of Stanislaus County presents A Genealogical DNA Seminar with Katherine Hope Borges, co-founder and director of The … Continue reading

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FDR’s Alphabet Soup: Records from the Great Depression

NYA (National Youth Administration   NARA RG119)  The National Youth Administration grew from the concern voiced by Eleanor Roosevelt that many young Americans had never held a job. Created in 1935 the agencies charter granted it the authority ”to initiate and administer … Continue reading

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Weekly Update

A Free Presentation on California Public Records Access A presentation for  journalists, journalism students, community-based organizations, and people concerned about governmental transparency and understanding the way our local governments are actually operating  Tuesday, September 17, 2013, from 7:00 p.m. to … Continue reading

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