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May Meeting

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free
Photo of Dave Joens - Director of the Illinois State Archives

     David Joens, Director of the Illinois State Archives, will discuss how to do research at the State Archives and the Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) system and what materials they hold.  He’ll also discuss how to do research at an archives in general.

     The Illinois State Archives is the state agency that is in charge of records management for Illinois state and local government.  David is a former newspaper reporter and served as a staffer for the Illinois Senate staff for six years.  He also worked at the University of Illinois at Springfield for four years and was on the Illinois Secretary of State’s Policy and Programs staff for four years before going to the Archives.  A lifelong resident of Illinois, David received his doctorate in Illinois History from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

     Business meeting will follow.

Details

Date:
May 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Ehrlicher Research Center
719 N 11th Street
Pekin, IL 61554 United States
Phone:
(309) 477-3044

Organizer

TCGHS
Phone:
309 477-3044
Email:
tcghs@tcghs.org
Website:
www.tcghs.org