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Family History Activities and Resources Enhance your Family Time at Home!

Choose one activity a week – Choose one activity a day! Find a look-alike; facts about your birthday; try traditional recipes; questions for your story; Ancestor Challenge; Roots Tech Classes – https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/family-activities/ In home activities; Who served in WW2? Women … Continue reading

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FHC Closed Indefinitely

Following the recommendations of our government leaders and as a public health precaution, the WDC FHC is closed immediately until further notice. This website will provide updates and notification when we reopen. Please stay safe and be healthy.

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New Resources at WDCFHC for Colonial Maryland Researchers

The Washington DC Family History Center’s already strong collection of books on Colonial Maryland research has been augmented by over 100 books through a generous donation by staff member Vern Skinner. Books donated include Revolutionary Patriots (all 4 volumes), Quaker … Continue reading

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New! Kodak Slide Scanner

We have a new Kodak slide scanner that will capture an image of your slides in seconds instead of minutes. The quality is very good but not professional. To get optimum quality, you will need to do minor editing using … Continue reading

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Update on Microfilm Collection

An inventory of the microfilm and microfiche at our WDCFHC has been completed. To access the updated list of our collection, please use these links to access the files, and then download them to your computer: Microfilms & fiche sorted … Continue reading

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