FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Kathryn M. Doyle, Communications Director
510-545-2476, email@example.com, @CAancestors
California Genealogical Society (CGS). Join us for A Day with the Photo Detective on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., at the Veterans Memorial Building, 3780 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, CA 94549.
Let the Photo Detective teach you how to identify the clues to solve your own photo mysteries and further your genealogy and family history research. Maureen Taylor will present four lectures:
- Hair-sterical & Mad as a Hatter: 19th Century Photos in Your Files
- Eight Basic Steps to Preserving Your Photos
- Google Images and Beyond: Adding Pictures to Your Family Collection
- Kodak Moments and Technicolor Dreams: 20th-Century Photos and Films in the Family Archive
About the Photo Detective
Maureen A. Taylor is an internationally recognized photo curator, genealogist, writer and photo identification/preservation expert. Maureen has been featured in top media outlets, including "The View," Martha Stewart Living, and "The Today Show." Maureen is the author of a number of books and magazine articles, as well as a contributing editor at Family Tree Magazine.
The California Genealogical Society, founded in San Francisco in 1898, gathers and preserves vital records, offers research services and online databases, and maintains a library in Oakland. CGS disseminates information through publications, meetings, seminars, workshops and its website: CaliforniaAncestors.org.
# # #
submitted by Kathryn Doyle
posted by Denise Hibsch Richmond