The DC Community Heritage Project House History Day will be held on Saturday, August 15. There are two workshops starting at 10 am and again at 1 pm.
House History Day gives community historians, of any skill or knowledge level, an overview of the DC Public Library Washingtoniana Division’s collection. Participants will learn how to research the history of their own home or any other historical property through sessions on:
DC Maps - Led by historian and editor of the H-DC listserv Matthew Gilmore
Historic Building Permit Database - Led by historian, author, and tour leader, Brian Kraft.
Photo Archives and Resources of the Historical Society of Washington, DC (HSWDC) – Led by Anne McDonough, Library and Collections Director, HSWDC.
Microfilm Records - Led by Mark Greek of DCPTL Washingtoniana Division
Neighborhood Context/DC Digital Museumr To HoT
To Register for this FREE 2 hour workshop, go to :