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MacGen Reunion Group

The MacGen Reunion SIG’s June meeting will be this Saturday, the 13th. We will meet on the 8th floor of the Central Library in downtown at 1pm. Barbara Ware will present an overview of iBooks Author, a Macintosh app, which … Continue reading

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Global Family Reunion Party

The Dallas Public Library’s Genealogy Division on the 8th floor of the Central Library downtown will host a Global Family Reunion Party from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday June 6, featuring live streaming video from New York with historian Henry … Continue reading

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Dallas Observer Blog Article Highlights Poor Library Funding

The headline sums up the sad state of affairs ‘Dallas Has “Most Poorly Funded Public Library in the United States,” Advocates Say’. To quote a bit more: “Their case is a simple one. Dallas, whether you compare it with local suburbs … Continue reading

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2013 Writing Contest

The Dallas Genealogical Society is pleased to announce its 2013 Writing Contest for original material on topics of interest to genealogists and family historians. The contest is open to members and nonmembers of the DGS. Hobbyists, transitional, and professional genealogists are welcome … Continue reading

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Research in East Tennessee

Do you do genealogical research in the early East Tennessee area?  Have you come across references to King’s Mountain and the Lost State of Franklin and want to know more? PBS is highlighting a new video by Buck Kahler called … Continue reading

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History of Medicine in Dallas

The following may be of interest to genealogists researching Dallas County, Texas history.  The library website at UT Southwestern Medical Center has a page dedicated to the history of medicine.   It includes links to (1) a collection of  more than … Continue reading

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Learn about Scanners and Scanning

The Dallas Genealogical Society Technology Special Interest Group will be meeting again this week: When: Thursday evening from 6:30 pm to 8:00 Where: Studio room on the 3rd floor of theDallas Public Library This week’s discussion will focus on Scanners … Continue reading

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