Saturday, June 5
Monthly Meeting  (EWGS Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
Eastern Washington State Archives with Lee Pierce
(Sorry, no field trip this year)
Lee Pierce, Archivist at the Washington State Archives in Cheney, will present how we weathered the shutdown and what new records we have "accessioned" (recorded and added) in the last year or so. Lee will also tell us about the new Scribe Indexing Project and then answer any questions you may have.
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April 2021
2 Apr - Following Up On RootsTech Connect...Don't Miss Out!
6 Apr - Spokane History: Websites Abound
9 Apr - Route Taken: "U.P.R.R. route by wagon"
13 Apr - Recipes From 1831: Black Pudding Anyone?
16 Apr - Irish Potatoes or Inca Potatoes?
20 Apr - Finding Catholic Records in Washington
23 Apr - Why Care About Historical Societies
27 Apr - Early Census Occupations (Funnies!)
30 Apr - Why Join A Lineage Society?
May 2021
4 May - Time For A Little Hygge?
7 May - Livestock Brand Book: State of Washington
11 May - Nurture Your Family Tree Online or On Your Device or Both?
14 May - Hardy Phillips: 1849 Cause Of Death

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