Education and Workforce Development Cabinet
31st annual Kentucky Archives Institute set for June 19

Press Release Date:  Monday, June 08, 2015  
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FRANKFORT, Ky.  (June 8, 2015) – The 31st annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for Friday, June 19, at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA), 300 Coffee Tree Road, Frankfort. The institute, sponsored by the Friends of Kentucky Public Archives Inc., provides information for scholars, general researchers and genealogists interested in archival research.

Featured speakers at this year’s event include Kandie Adkinson with the Secretary of State’s Land Office; and Walter Bowman, Lance Hale and Kari May with KDLA. Participants will also have the opportunity to tour the Kentucky State Archives.

A registration fee of $50 includes attendance at the institute from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., lunch and all materials. Deadline for registration is Friday, June 12, and seating is limited to 50. Registrations should be sent to: Friends of Kentucky Public Archives Inc., Kentucky Archives Institute, P.O. Box 4224, Frankfort, KY 40604.

For further information or to see a detailed schedule for the event, please visit the KDLA website at http://kdla.ky.gov/researchers/Pages/2015KentuckyArchivesInstitute.aspx or contact Tim Tingle at KDLA at 502-564-8348.

 

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