The National Genealogical Society conference, “Our American Mosaic,” is scheduled May 24-28 in Sacramento. CGS is the local host society! We are pleased to tell you about the CGS members who are among the conference speakers.
TRISH HACKETT NICOLA is a specialist in the Chinese Exclusion Files found at NARA in Seattle. She also focuses on women’s history and Pacific Northwest pioneers. On Saturday, May 28, she presents a case study, “Death or Bigamy? Tracking an Elusive Man Across the United States.” She also joins MARISA LOUIE LEE on Friday, May 27 for a two-part presentation, “Researching Chinese American History Using Chinese Exclusion Records.”
If you haven’t yet registered, now is the time! Complete schedule and registration details are available at the Conference website: https://conference.ngsgenealogy.org/
ALSO: Volunteers needed! We need lots of help to keep things running smoothly. Even an hour or two makes a difference. Please take a look at the Volunteer Sign-up Sheet and see what slots are open.