Thursday, April 12, 2012

FGS Radio: The 1940 US Census- Two Weeks Later


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Saturday, April 14, 2012
2-3pm Eastern US
1-2pm Central US
12-1pm Mountain US
11am-12pm Pacific US

Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.

This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled The 1940 US Census- Two Weeks Later. Our guests will be Amy Johnson Crow, Genealogical Content Manager at Archives.com and D. Joshua Taylor, Business Development Manager, North America at FindMyPast. Together we will be talking about the impact of the release of the 1940 US Census, the status of the indexing project and the future of genealogical collaboration. We will also be featuring FGS member society, Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society, in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

Guest: Amy Johnson Crow

Amy Johnson Crow is a Certified Genealogist, researcher, editor, webmaster, and database developer. She is currently Genealogical Content Manager at Archives.com. Amy recently earned her Master of Library and Information Science degree at Kent State University, where she concentrated on digital libraries and digital preservation.

Guest: D. Joshua Taylor

D. Joshua Taylor “Josh” is a nationally known and recognized genealogical author, lecturer, and researcher. He is currently Business Development Manager, North America at brightsolid online publishing. Formerly, Joshua was the Director of Education and Programs at the New England Historic Genealogical Society in Boston, Massachusetts. Active in the genealogical community, Joshua is the current Vice President of Administration for the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS). He holds an MLS (Archival Management) and an MA (History) from Simmons College and has been a featured genealogist on NBC’s Who Do You Think You Are? with actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Ashley Judd.

Society Spotlight

This week's Society Spotlight features the Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society.

Join Us Each Saturday Afternoon at FGS Radio

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

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