Oral History and Genealogy

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History and Genealogy

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Recording oral histories can help to preserve the voices and memories of families and communities for generations. Presenter and current Secretary of the Carroll County Genealogical Society, Heidi St. George, will share her years of experience as an oral historian, the principles of conducting oral history interviews, and how they can benefit genealogical research. Program sponsored by the Carroll County Genealogical Society.

Three Ways to Watch!

1. In person at Finksburg Branch.

2. On the Carroll County Genealogical Society Facebook Page.

3. On the Carroll County Public Library YouTube Channel


Celebrating America fosters a greater sense and understanding of America's history and Carroll County's important role in that history by joining forces with private and public institutions around the county. For more information about the initiative, visit Carroll County's Celebrating America website.