Professional Swedish genealogists to offer free services at Augustana
The Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana College will welcome the return of the renowned SwedGenTour on Sunday, October 12, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Hanson Hall of Science (726 35th Street, Rock Island). The professional genealogists will give lectures on Swedish genealogy. For more information and to register for the event please visit http://bit.ly/2014SwedGenTourRI.
The day’s schedule is listed below.
Hanson Room 102:
10–10:30 a.m. Registration, Opening Remarks
10:30–11:30 a.m. Arkiv Digital, the Swedish Parish Records – Kathy Meade
11:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m. EmiWeb and other Swedish online resources and CDs – Charlotte Börjesson
12:30–2 p.m. Lunch; bring your own, eat in the Center for Student Life, or go to a restaurant
2–3 p.m. Swedish Estate inventories – Anna-Lena Hultman
3–4 p.m. Swedish soldiers – Anneli Andersson
For more information, contact Jill Seaholm at (309) 794-7204.