Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Historic House Research Workshop at Central Library

historic b'ham home
E.P. Rosamond residence, Norwood, 1910
courtesy of BPL Digital Collections

The Birmingham Public Library is hosting a workshop sponsored by the Jefferson County Historical Commission and the Birmingham Historical Society on historic house research. Attendees will learn how to conduct research on historic dwellings in Birmingham and Jefferson County including resources at BPL and requirements for historic designations.

Presenters will be Linda Nelson with the Jefferson Co. Historical Commission, Jim Baggett with the Birmingham Public Library, and Jason Kirby with the Birmingham Public Library and the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Also attending will be authors Cathy Criss Adams and Marjorie L. White to discuss their research and sign books.

Details
What: Historic House Research Workshop
Where: Central Library, Arrington Auditorium
Date: Saturday, July 18
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Cost: Free

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