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Decorah Genealogy Association Workshop

September 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

“At Home in the Heartland: How Midwesterners Got to be ‘Us’”
Family History for Baby Boomers and Our Allies; Understanding “Us” by Exploring Our Roots, Eras and Journeys

The six-hour workshop will be facilitated by Iowa historian, Dr. Michael Luick-Thrams, director of TRACES Center for History and Culture and recent author of a genealogically-based, Midwest-focused social history, Oceans of Darkness, Oceans of Light—a Trilogy: Our Troubles and Treasures in the New World. Registration costs $35 per individual and includes a meal during the group breakout session. To register, contact Midge Kjome at 563.382.4197 or decorahgenealogyassociation@gmail.com

The workshop will be held in Decorah, Iowa.


September 22, 2018
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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