18 February 2019

Mondays' Meet The Speakers - Jamboree 2019



Janice Lovelace, PhD 
Janice Lovelace, PhD, is a genealogical researcher, author and lecturer, with over thirty years of experience. Dr. Lovelace is a frequent speaker at national and regional genealogy conferences on health and genetics, ethnic minority genealogy, and research methodology. She authored the National Genealogical Society’s continuing education course "African American Roots: A Historical Perspective."

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Annette Burke Lyttle 
Heritage Detective, LLC 
Annette Burke Lyttle is a professional genealogist specializing in online and repository research, and genealogical education and writing. She loves helping people find and tell their family stories.

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Thomas MacEntee 
Thomas MacEntee is a genealogy professional based in the United States, specializing in the use of technology and social media to improve genealogy research and as a way to connect with others in the family history community.

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Philipp M Mayer 
ProStamm 
Philipp Mayer was born in Bavaria, Germany. He graduated from Calif. State University, Long Beach with a BS in engineering. His interest in genealogy started with his parents in the mid-1980s and has continued since. Mayer is a compulsive organizer and presenter of family information. He is an author and developer of the new internet genealogy program, ProStamm, which was launched early June 2017.

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Southern California Genealogical Society
50th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
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15 February 2019

Museum and Research Tours at Jamboree 2019

MUSEUM AND RESEARCH TOURS



NETHERCUTT MUSEUM AND COLLECTION TOUR
THURSDAY, MAY 30, 8:15 AM - 1:00 PM

This year's tour takes us to the Nethercutt Museum and Collection located in Sylmar, California. The museum is housed in two buildings and includes over 250 classic cars and mechanical musical instruments. We will be accompanied on the tour by a museum docent. In addition, SCGS member Joel Fritsche (a retired Disney Imagineer with car building experiences) will share knowledge and add commentary.

Transportation is included. The tour meets at the NW corner of the Marriott Convention Center.

Please note: There are no eating facilities onsite. Bottled water is allowed. Lunch will be available for purchase on the green between the Marriott Hotel and Convention Center until 3pm. The Daily Grill and across-the-street informal dining options serve all day.

Pre-registration is required for this separate fee event. In the event that the trip is canceled due to low attendance, your tour registration fee will be refunded.




SCGS RESEARCH TOUR
FRIDAY, MAY 31, 8:15 AM - 12:00 PM

This is a wonderful opportunity to visit the Southern California Genealogical Society's Library. With over 40,000 volumes, the SCGS Library holds one of the most extensive genealogical collections in the southwestern United States. The collections include family histories, periodicals, maps, microfilm as well as vital records, cemetery records, local and state histories. Online databases and computers will be available for use. Staff members will be giving site tours and are there to help and answer questions.

Transportation is included. The tour meets at the NW corner of the Marriott Convention Center.

Feel free to arrange your own private transportation if you want a more flexible schedule. The SCGS Family Research Library is about 1.5 miles from the Marriott, and driving instructions are available in the Convention Center. Taxis are available at the Marriott hotel main entrance.

Pre-registration is required for this separate fee event. In the event that the trip is canceled due to low attendance, your tour registration fee will be refunded.

REGISTER HERE!




Southern California Genealogical Society
50th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
@scgsgenealogy, #SCGS2019, #SCGSJamboree50,
#SCGSJamboree2019, #SCGSJamboreeBirthdayBash