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October 11, 2006 Researching House Histories Join Historian Matthew Gilmore as he gives an overview of the resources to research a buildings history at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library's Washingtoniana Room. Revised course will take advantage of the wireless internet access now available in Washingtoniana . Matthew Gilmore, co-editor, H-DC, will speak on the basic resources one needs to know for doing research on Washington DC buildings, places, institutions, and people. Materials will be available in the Division for research, though the discussion will cover materials also located at a wide variety of Washington DC institutions. A tour of the division will follow and a chance to work with some of the sources discussed. Held in the Washingtoniana Division, DC Public Library, 901 G St NW, Room 307. Mr. Gilmore, formerly a staff member of the Washingtoniana Division, will highlight the variety of tools and sources (maps, microfilm, books) available for documenting neighborhoods in Washington, D.C. – both in the Washingtoniana Division itself and at a number of other institutions throughout the city and on the internet. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Washingtoniana Room 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm RSVP to email@example.com Admission is Free Space is Limited. Rebecca A. Miller DC Preservation League 401 F Street, NW, Room 324 Washington, DC 20001 (202) 783-5144 (202) 783-5596 (F) www.dcpreservation.org -- Matthew Gilmore H-DC list co-editor, web editor Vice President, Networks -- H-Net firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.h-net.org/~dclist/ [list website] http://www.h-net.org/hcalendar/month.php?user=H-DC [calendar] http://www.h-net.org/lists/subscribe.cgi?list=H-DC [subscribe to H-DC] Remember to check http://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=lm&list=h-dc for past list messages.