October 23, 2019 - Save the date!

Seventh Annual Virtual Genealogy Fair

2019 Virtual Genealogy FairEvery 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.

As a virtual attendee, you can:

  • Attend free of charge and registration!
  • Watch the entire day on YouTube.
  • Sign up for chat during the live event. In advance, create an account on YouTube.
  • Participate with the presenters and other family historians during the live event.
  • Join us – from wherever and whenever.
  • Watch individual sessions and download the materials at your convenience -- live or after the event.


Topics include:

  • Exploring History Hub for Genealogists and Researchers
  • Preserving Personal Collections
  • Immigrant Records: More Than Just Ship Passenger Arrival Lists
  • Researching Your World War I Sailor and Marine
  • Discovering and Researching Bureau of Indian Affairs School Records
  • The Homestead Act: Land Records of Your Ancestors

Complete schedule and more information at: https://www.archives.gov/calendar/genealogy-fair