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Newspapers in Genealogy Research
Tuesday, October 2
Newspapers in Genealogy Research  (Special Events)
12:00 pm
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Classroom B 476 Fifth Avenue (42nd St and Fifth Ave)
Discover the  abundant uses of historical newspapers for genealogical and local history information in the numerous microfilm and digital collections available at NYPL.  
        First come, first served
  • Skill prerequisites: Basic level genealogy experience recommended. Some computer skills.
  • Audience: Adults

39th National AAHGS Conference
Thursday, October 11 through Saturday, October 13
39th National AAHGS Conference  (Special Events)

2018 AAHGS Annual
Conference & Exposition

Conference Venue:

1160 1st Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406


October 9-14, 2018


Family Quest Society
(Philadelphia Chapter)


World Renowned History and Genealogical Event

There is no better place for historians and genealogists than AAHGS’s Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending, you’ll gain the tools, the resources and the methodology for pursuing African American historical and genealogical research.

Fresh Perspectives 

Internationally-renowned speakers that offer fresh points of view and inspiring stories that can help shift your perspectives and deepen your understanding of African American history, genealogy, leadership, and research.  

Comprehensive Learning 

Our concurrent sessions provide a complete education at every stage of your personal journey.

You’ll be able to choose from a broad range of topics so you can customize your professional and personal experience.  In our sessions you will be able to concentrate on those learning experiences that will have a direct impact in helping you meet your historical, genealogical and research needs; and access to speakers who can provide practical solutions to your unique challenges.  

Extraordinary Networking 

From our vast Exposition Hall to our session-based networking, to the hallways of the convention center, and through our exhibitors, there is ample opportunity for you to meet other historians, genealogist, and researchers who share your goals and your challenges.

Endless Solutions

The world’s largest African American historical and genealogical marketplace, the AAHGS Annual Conference and Exposition, gives you access to solutions-providers in every industry. Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor?

Click here to register!

2018 National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair
Wednesday, October 24
2018 National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair  (Special Events)
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Every year, the National Archives hosts a virtual Genealogy Fair via live webcast on YouTube. The sessions offer family history research tools on Federal records for all skill levels. Thousands of family historians participate in the live event. Click here for more details.