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Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center

Our Events

Events List

  1. Cemeteries Are Not Just for Ghosts

    Sunday, October 21, 2018

    Meet at the Greenlawn Parking Lot, 6750 Covington Rd.!

  2. Native American/First Nations Research

    Monday, October 22, 2018

    Beginning Native American genealogical research!

  3. Naming Practices and Genealogy

    Tuesday, October 23, 2018

    The choice of names can tell us a lot about a family.

  4. Discovering Our FANs and Collaterals

    Wednesday, October 24, 2018

    Friends, Acquaintances, Neighbors (FANs)!

  5. DNA Testing Techniques for Adoptees

    Thursday, October 25, 2018

    Adding DNA testing to your tool box can break down that brick wall!

  6. Days with Diahan Southard - DNA Workshop

    Friday, October 26, 2018

    A fun and interactive, no-computers-required genetic genealogy workshop!

“The Douglas Has Come!” Stephen A. Douglas and the Presidential Campaign of 1860 in Fort Wayne

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When

From: 10/16/2018 06:30 PM

To: 10/16/2018 07:30 PM

This talk will discuss the presidential election of 1860 particularly as it relates to Fort Wayne. It will focus especially on the appearance of Stephen Douglas in Fort Wayne on October 2, 1860, and the racial hatred that was expressed during that visit as well as the social divide that existed in the community at that time.

Presenter: John Beatty

Discovery Center

To register for this free event, call 260-421-1225 or email Genealogy@ACPL.Info.

Part of Family History Month 2018.
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