Downtown Vancouver Group meets May 13, 2014

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Daily World Press Room 1913 Vancouver
Vancouver Genealogy Discussion – bring your ideas, questions and latest discoveries. It’s a friendly, helpful group – all interested in genealogy and family history are welcome. 

 

Meetup at 1pm at the Central Branch of the Vancouver Public Library, in the Board Breakout Room, 7th Floor, 350 West Georgia.

For more about our group, see our Meetup pages.

The photograph above shows the Press room and staff at The Vancouver Daily World newspaper in 1913, Vancouver, B.C. Photographer: L. D. Taylor, owner of The World, 1905-1915, and later Mayor of Vancouver. The World Building still stands at 500 Beatty Street. Photograph courtesy City of Vancouver Archives, CVA AM1477-1-S2—: CVA 1477-6.

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M. Diane Rogers is a Director and Editor and Co-webmistress of the British Columbia Genealogical Society, teaches genealogy and family history year round, and blogs at CanadaGenealogy, or, Jane's Your Aunt. She's been doing her own family research since the 1980s in Canada, the UK and the United States, Sweden and further afield. She has a lifelong interest in Canadian and women's history and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the Genealogical Speakers Guild and the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors

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