Education and Workforce Development Cabinet
30th annual Kentucky Archives Institute scheduled in June

Press Release Date:  Monday, June 02, 2014  
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FRANKFORT, Ky.  (June 2, 2014) – The 30th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for Friday, June 20 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 Tony Curtis, Kentucky Historical Society; Jim Holmberg, The Filson Historical Society; and Trace Kirkwood and Kari May of KDLA. Participants will also have the opportunity to tour the Kentucky State Archives.

A registration fee of $45 includes attendance at the institute from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., lunch, and all materials. Deadline for registration is Friday, June 13, 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 or contact Tim Tingle at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives at 502-564-8300, ext. 251.