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35th annual Kentucky Archives Institute set for July 19; deadline for registration is July 12

The 35th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for July 19 at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA) on 300 Coffee Tree Road in Frankfort. The deadline for registration is July 12. The Kentucky Archives Institute, sponsored by the Friends of Kentucky Public Archives Inc. and KDLA, provides information for scholars, archivists, librarians, general researchers and genealogists...

Kentucky Archives Institute scheduled for July 20 at Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

The 34th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for July 20 at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, 300 Coffee Tree Road, Frankfort. Presentations will focus on online resources and research opportunities. Featured speakers include Nicka Smith, Ancestry.com; Greg Nelson, FamilySearch.org; Kari May and Cathy Crum, KDLA; and representatives of public universities in Kentucky. A...

Annual Kentucky Archives Institute set for June 23; state’s 225th anniversary the focus of presentations

The 33rd annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for June 23 at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA), 300 Coffee Tree Road, Frankfort. In celebration of Kentucky’s 225th anniversary of statehood, presentations will focus on early Kentucky history, records and research. Featured speakers include Dr. Richard Taylor, visiting writer, Transylvania University; Kandie Adkinson,...