Special Presentation of the Veterans’ History Project at the Library of Congress July 16
July 16th, Introduction to Resources in the Library of Congress Veterans History Project (VHP)
Want to know more about conducting research using Veterans History Project (VHP) collections? Are you curious about our World War I diary holdings? Interested in firsthand accounts of combat from Vietnam veterans? Want to know how to research your relative’s military unit? Come find out more during a special presentation by VHP reference specialist Megan Harris.
This introduction provides an overview of VHP’s collections scope, available online resources, how to search the archive using the online database, and how to coordinate use of non-digitized collections. Participants will learn more about VHP’s online exhibits, how to find information about specific units and conflicts, and the vast number of ways in which VHP collections can be utilized in your research.
Date: Saturday, July 16, time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am EDT
Location: Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. LJ G-07