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Leaving the Farm

2022-09-27 14:30:00 2022-09-27 15:30:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Leaving the Farm Virtual Genealogy -

Tuesday, September 27
2:30pm - 3:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-27 14:30:00 2022-09-27 15:30:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Leaving the Farm Join us for a FREE, virtual program on September 27th at 2:30 p.m. ET! Virtual Genealogy -

Join us for a FREE, virtual program on September 27th at 2:30 p.m. ET!

Follows two different industrial workers in Northwest Indiana, a daughter of immigrants (my great grandmother) and a man from Alabama moving to the Region during the Great Migration. Presented by: Amy Vedra

Amy Vedra is director of Reference Services at the Indiana Historical Society. She was born and raised in Griffith, Indiana, in the northwest corner of the state. Amy graduated with a bachelor’s degree in history from Purdue University, Calumet, now Purdue University Northwest. She moved to Indianapolis to pursue graduate studies at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, obtaining master’s degrees in history and library science. Amy began her professional career at the Indiana Historical Society in 2005 as a library cataloger, switching to her current position in 2013.

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AGE GROUP: | Middle School | High School | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Family History & Genealogy |

TAGS: | Genealogy |

Virtual Genealogy


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Mon, Sep 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 12:00PM to 5:00PM

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Tue, Oct 04, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Tue, Oct 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Sat, Oct 15, 2:30pm - 3:00pm

Tue, Oct 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Sat, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm