National Archives at Kansas City

National Archives March 2015 Genealogy Workshops

National Archives March 2015 Genealogy Workshops

For More Information Contact:
Lori Cox-Paul, 816-268-8017

Kansas City (MO)…The National Archives at Kansas City will offer one free genealogy workshop in March. Township, Section, Range: Looking at Land Records will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015, from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at 400 West Pershing Road, Kansas City, Missouri.

Workshop Description:

Township, Section, Range: Looking at Land Records - Thursday, March 5 at 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Township 1, Range 43 West, Section 2. Does this make sense to you? Have you always been curious about the “secret language” of legal land descriptions? Learn about Federal land records and the difference between what you will discover at the National Archives versus county or state archives. Topics include locating information about bounty land warrants, homestead files, land tract books, and other land records.

To make a reservation for this free workshopw call 816-268-8000 or email kansascity.archives@nara.gov. Requests for ADA accommodations must be submitted five business days prior to events.

The National Archives at Kansas City is home to historical records dating from the 1820s to the 1990s created or received by Federal agencies in Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. For more information, call 816-268-8000 or visit us online.

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