Genealogy Research Trip to Boston

Posted Feb. 21, 2013, at 4:47 p.m.

Thursday, May 16, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

Location: Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress Street, Portland, ME

For more information: Larissa Vigue Picard; 207-774-1822 x215;

Join Maine Historical Society for a day of genealogical research at the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS). NEHGS, which was established in 1845, boasts a collection of more than 200,000 genealogical and historical volumes, over one million manuscripts, as well as census records, vital records, deeds, probates, military records, plus the latest resources in print, microtext, and CD-Rom. Individuals who would like to take the MHS bus to Boston for a day of sightseeing but who do not plan to do research are welcome.

Registration required by Monday, May 6. Fee: $35 for MHS members; $45 for non-members. *Does not include admission to NEHGS Library (NEHGS Admission: NEHGS Members: Free; non-NEHGS members: $15). To register, please call 774-1822.