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Friday, November 13, 2015

WACKY Wednesday - A Visit with Bernice Bennett

 
DearREADERS,
We are in for a treat Wednesday 18 Nov 2015. We're visiting with Bernice Alexander Bennett a noted lecturer, author, and family historian researching and documenting her African American roots.

Bernice is a Citizen’s Archivist with the National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, DC, where she prepares Widows’ pension records for restoration and digitization for Fold3. Also, she is the producer and host of a weekly Blogtalkradio show – Research at the National Archives and Beyond.  She has spoken at national and local genealogical conferences, webinar speaker and is a coordinator and faculty for the Midwest African American Genealogy Institute.
IMAGE: Bernice Bennett



Bennett has a BS in Education from Grambling State University and an MPH from the University of Michigan in Community Health Education. She attended the Institute of Genealogical Research at Samford, the National Institute of Genealogical Research and numerous genealogical society conferences. In addition, Bennett is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogist, the National Genealogy Society, Afro American Historical and Genealogical Society and many more. Bennett has been selected to serve as an Ambassador for RootsTech 2016.
WHERE
http://bit.ly/MyrtsNext

WHEN
Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015
9pm Eastern (New York)
8pm Central (Chicago)
7pm Mountain (Denver, Salt Lake City)
6pm Pacific (Los Angeles)
UTC-7 hours

If you need a time zone converter, this is the one Ol' Myrt uses:
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Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt :)
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