Take your genealogy to the next level with archival research. The southwest is rich in records pertaining to the Spanish, Mexican, territorial, and statehood eras. Learn about key finding aid portals to locate specific repositories and collections to visit in-person, as well as key portals to consortia-shared digitized collections that can be accessed online for free. We will briefly cover key archival terminology before a walk-through of how to search, browse, and analyze these finding aids and digitized collections.
You will walk away from this lecture with a bunch of new favorite websites for your research toolkit.
- Length: 60 minutes, including Q&A
- Audience: Genealogists and family historians, educators, and students
You might also want to consider booking my other Mexican & Hispanic lectures.
(available as of March 2020)