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Jane Lindsey 
California Genealogical Society 


Wednesday March 20, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM PDT

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California Historical Society 
678 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

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               CGS Field Trip to the
          California Historical Society

This field trip is sold out.  

You may sign up for the waiting list by clicking on the REGISTER NOW button.

Join Henry Snyder, Chair of the CGS library committee, for a talk and tour by the staff of California Historical Society  
Size limited to 25 attendees (CGS members only).
After the tour, the library is open until 4:00 for research.
Bring lunch or try one of the several nearby restaurants.
The California Historical Society  founded in 1871 has a large collection of  archival material, maps, newspapers, photos, artifacts as well as a major California history library collection, over 50,000 volumes  Great ephemera collection, tickets, advertisements, etc. There is also a gallery with changing exhibitions.   

Itinerary for the Day

10:00 a.m.  - Private orientation for the group
11:00 a.m to 3:45 p.m. - free time to do some research  
4:00 p.m. - CHS closes

Transportation to CHS

There are two options: 
Carpools can be arranged.
         Parking is available at the 5th & Mission Parking Garage ($$ parking fee)

BART groups will be organized.
There are questions on the registration form about your choice of transportation.
More information will be sent to all registrants a couple of weeks prior to the trip. 

Group is limited to 25 participants.

Confirmations will be sent to the first 25 to register and the others will be placed on a waiting list.

This field trip is organized for CGS members only.  Non-members interested in participating in the visit are encouraged to become members prior to March 15, 2013.

Pre-registration is required.