The National Archives at Fort Worth

2017 Genealogy Workshops

Date Workshop
January 13, 2017 Genealogy at Your Fingertips  
Online research can be daunting. Come learn how to navigate NARA's website to enhance your genealogical adventures.  
February 17, 2017 Highlighting African American History at NARA
Census records, court documents, slave manifests, and other National Archives resources highlight the rich history of the African American experience.  Come to our session to learn more about these records.
March 3, 2017 Census Records
The Census Records are quite possibly the most popular group of records used in genealogical research. Come to our Census Records program to learn some new ways to use and decipher the golden nuggets of information within these documents.
April 7, 2017 Introduction to Military Records
Come to our program to learn how to access, request, and decipher military personnel records stored at the National Archives in St. Louis.  Military records are on occasion complicated, restricted, and intimidating...but no more!
October 6, 2017 Naturalization Online
Naturalization Records can be quite difficult to locate, but not any more! Come to our session to learn how to locate many of these records at your fingertips!
November 3, 2017 Flight 19: The Lost Squadron
On December 5, 1945, 5 American torpedo bombers disappeared into the Bermuda Triangle - never to return. Discover how the National Archives at Fort Worth's archival holdings help to illuminate what happened that day.
December 1, 2017 Texas City  
Shortly after nine o’clock am on Wednesday April 16, 1947, the Port of Texas City, Texas, was engulfed in the flames and smoke of an explosion that could be felt miles away. To learn more about this major industrial disaster, join us for this lunchtime learning.

Registration: The public should register via to reserve a space.

Cost: All programs are free and open to the public.

Location: All programs will be held in the Training Room, 1400 John Burgess Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76140.

Time: Programs run from Noon to 1:00pm.

Workshop space is very limited, so prior registration is required. For questions call us at 817-551-2051 or e-mail us at to register or for more details.

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