"Women, Tragedies, Oral History and Eastern European Research Have What in Common?"

  • 21 Mar 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, 450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN

Women, Tragedies, Oral History and Eastern European Research Have What in Common?

    Eugene and Marilyn Glick       Indiana History Center

Saturday, March 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
$22.00, $18.00 IHS Members


Expert genealogist Liza Alzo will be here to help you with difficult female lines, to find heroes and villains in your family tree, to teach how to utilize oral and social history, and to help with your Eastern European Research.  Join Lisa for four amazing sessions over the course of an amazing day.

Grandmothers, Mothers, and Daughters: Researching Your Female Lines

Murder, Mayhem, and Town Tragedy

Three Slovak Women: Telling the Story of One Slovak-American Family Using Oral and Social History

Crossing the Pond: Successful Strategies for Researching Eastern European Ancestors


Lisa A. Alzo, M.F.A., is a freelance writer, instructor, and internationally recognized lecturer, specializing in Slovak/Eastern European genealogical research, writing your family history, and using the Internet to trace female and immigrant ancestors. She is the author of nine books and hundreds of magazine articles.  She can be reached at www.lisaalzo.com


$22; members $18, box lunch $12. Box lunch options: chicken salad on whole wheat; smoked turkey on whole wheat or veggie wrap. Box lunch includes sandwich, kettle chips, pickle, cookie and soda.

This class is eligible for 4 general LEUs

Registration includes parking and same-day admission to the Indiana Experience.

Register online at http://www.indianahistory.org/ or call (317) 232-1882 for more information.



"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


Society Email Address: wvgs@inwvgs.org

President: James Kane      Email: jjpkane@frontier.com

For other WVGS officers and their contact information click on "Contact" above left.

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