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Drop-in: Research Your Historic Home Workshop

2022-05-17 18:30:00 2022-05-17 19:30:00 America/New_York Drop-in: Research Your Historic Home Workshop The workshop will be an introductory, "get your feet wet" type of experience. It will cover two common resources that are used to research historic homes: The City Directories and the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. Visitors will be shown how to access these resources through our JPL remote databases and be guided through the process. The importance of these resources will be expanded upon. Examples of possible research scenarios will be explored. They will also be educated on the nuances of doing historic home research in Jacksonville. Brown Eastside Branch - Meeting Room

Tuesday, May 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-05-17 18:30:00 2022-05-17 19:30:00 America/New_York Drop-in: Research Your Historic Home Workshop The workshop will be an introductory, "get your feet wet" type of experience. It will cover two common resources that are used to research historic homes: The City Directories and the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. Visitors will be shown how to access these resources through our JPL remote databases and be guided through the process. The importance of these resources will be expanded upon. Examples of possible research scenarios will be explored. They will also be educated on the nuances of doing historic home research in Jacksonville. Brown Eastside Branch - Meeting Room

Brown Eastside Branch

Meeting Room

The workshop will be an introductory, "get your feet wet" type of experience. It will cover two common resources that are used to research historic homes: The City Directories and the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. Visitors will be shown how to access these resources through our JPL remote databases and be guided through the process. The importance of these resources will be expanded upon. Examples of possible research scenarios will be explored. They will also be educated on the nuances of doing historic home research in Jacksonville.

About: The workshop will be an introductory, "get your feet wet" type of experience. It will cover two common resources that are used to research historic homes: The City Directories and the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. Visitors will be shown how to access these resources through our JPL remote databases and be guided through the process. The importance of these resources will be expanded upon. Examples of possible research scenarios will be explored. They will also be educated on the nuances of doing historic home research in Jacksonville. 

Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please allow 1–2 business days to process. Last-minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to fulfill. Please ask for Learning Services at 255-2665 or email JPLPrograms@coj.net.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History and Genealogy |

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Brown Eastside Branch

Phone: (904) 255-2665

Hours
Mon, Sep 26 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 Closed

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