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MSOG Annual Meeting – Nov. 6, 2021

November 6

WHO, WHAT, WHERE, WHEN AND HOW, A GENEALOGISTS’ MANTRA

The Annual Meeting will be November 6, 2021, 

This event is free for members. Non-members can join the society up to Oct. 23 in order to join us for the day.

We invite you to join our virtual presentation.  The day will include society business, chapter announcements, Members Contribution Stories, with a focus on your ancestors who worked or participated, between 1933 and 1940, in any of the New Deal Programs. Michael Strauss, AG will be presenting  his lecture named “The New Deal : Putting your  Ancestors to Work.”  Please share any documents that show your ancestor was involved in a New Deal Program. Come have some fun in our Genealogy Escape Room, which will be presented by Thomas MacEntee.         

Agenda

9:00 AM Welcome, Business Meeting presented by our President Seema Kenney ,society Officer Reports

9:55 AM Introduce Michael Straus

10:00 AM Michael Straus Presents” The New Deal: Putting Your Ancestors to Work” 

11:00 AM Questions/discussion with audience

11:15 AM BREAK

11:25 AM   Introduce Thomas MacEntee                       

11:30 AM   Thomas MacEntee Presents “The Genealogy Escape Room” 

12:30 PM Lunch Break

1:00 PM  Continuation of Business Meeting…

1:20 PM  “PowerPoint Slideshow” New Deal Program, Member Contribution, Stories, with Commentaries

1:50 PM  Prizes (Must be in attendance) Hosted by Kelly A. Fox , Vice President, MSOG & Carol Katsulis, Vice President MV Chapter

2:00 PM  Question/discussion with audience, networking, and social hour

 Note: Schedule subject to change

Member Contribution Stories
Did you have an ancestor who worked or participated in any of the New Deal Programs between 1933 and 1940?
Major Federal Programs and Agencies of the following:
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)                                        National Industry Recovery Act
Civilian Works Administration                                               Social Security Administration (SSA)
Farm Security Administration (FSA)                                     Tennessee Valley Authority

Share your research, tell us their name, their lineage line to you, what New Deal Program they worked for or benefited from, any information you have found on how their lives were impacted by the New Deal. You may include a photo or newspaper article with your submission.
Submittals deadline by October 29, 2021

Email PDF image to: msog-sharing@msoginc.org    Please note on email subject line: Member contribution story

Registration is open. You must be logged in to register.

After you have joined the society, log in and come to this page. You will then find a link to register for the annual meeting here.

If you have any questions, please contact the Annual Meeting Committee.

MSOG Annual Meeting

Details

Date:
November 6
Event Category:

Venue

Virtual Presentation Only

Organizer

2021 Annual Meeting Commitee
Email:
annualmeeting@msoginc.org