Basic Genealogy: Read All About It! Finding Your Ancestors in Newspapers

1:00 pm

Join Associate Director of the Cape Girardeau Research Center Bill Eddleman for the next installment in his genealogy series, focused on using newspapers. Learn about free and subscription services available to find newspapers, what records are likely to be found in papers, and how to access records that appeared in those publications. This presentation includes special emphasis on the State Historical Society of Missouri’s newspaper collection. Online and free, registration required.


Basic Genealogy is a multipart virtual series from Bill Eddleman featuring advice and strategies for researching family histories. Watch past programs anytime for free and on demand.