Sharon D.   Monson

Founder of GenSearch and more, an author, and conference presenter. She has extensive research experience in courthouses, archives, and the Family History Library spanning 30+ years. Her class presentations cover a wide range of research methods, useful tips, and unusual resources.


February 22, 2013
3:50 pm : Preservation Techniques for Documents, Newspaper, and Photos

(All Levels) Humidity, temperature, light and chemicals all affect the life of anything made from paper. This class will focus on creating the best environment nfor your family pictures, papers, and newspaper clippings. You will learn display, storage, and protection tips for all of your favorite things. Login First

February 23, 2013
10:00 am : Reading Old Style Handwriting

(All Levels) Eventually you will be looking at old records either in an archives, courthouse or on microfilm. There is no typing, no transcription and it's just your eyes and hard to read words on a page. This class compares writing styles from different time periods and discusses common phrases in old documents. English only. Login First