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He who has no fools, knaves, or beggars in his...

He who has no fools, knaves, or beggars in his family was begot by a flash of lightning … Old English proverb

Starting Family History Research at the State Library

Family history can reveal surprising and sometimes moving lost stories that enhance an individual’s understanding of who they are. Family history librarians will provide an introductory program on the State Library’s diverse family history collections. Rarely seen collection items will be on display.

This event is part of the Lifelong Learning series.

Public events at the State Library include talks on literary, historical and contemporary issues, movies, workshops and courses as well as presentations about, and showings of, the Library’s rich collections.