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Conserving your Family Archives

Learn how to conserve family treasures.  This talk will cover a wide range of family history records;  including paper; such as original documents, maps, books, photographs, etchings and paintings, to textiles; such as samplers, christening robes and uniforms.

Non members are always welcome and invited to make a £3 donation towards costs.

Date

29 Oct 2019

Time

19:15 - 22:15

Cost

Free
Windsor Branch

Location

Windsor Branch
Christ Church United Reform Church, William Street, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 1BA
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Berkshire Family History Society works to meet the needs of those researching their ancestry across the UK and overseas – as well as those looking for former relatives in historic Berkshire.  You do not need to be a member to benefit.

The society offers:

  • Research Zone in central Reading that is free to use and open to all

  • Free access at The Centre for Heritage and Family History to online resources like FindMyPast, the 1939 Register, The Genealogist, the British Newspaper Archive and Ancestry (the worldwide edition)

  • Regular free help and advice sessions

  • Meetings in Abingdon, Bracknell, Newbury, Reading, Windsor and Woodley — open to everyone

  • Online discussion list for members  informed answers to research queries and advice from experienced researchers

  • Members’ Area with data and other information not readily accessible elsewhere

  • Indexes and transcriptions of Berkshire’s historic records on CD — parish registers, probate documents, monumental inscriptions, maps, First World War history and more

  • Quarterly magazine, the Berkshire Family Historian, for members

  • a chance to join in project work, recording, transcribing and helping to preserve records

  • Links to the research experience, advice and support of members worldwide

  • Opportunities to volunteer and so help others with their family history