Transcribing Goulbourn Project (Ottawa)

Date(s) - Sat, Jan 21, 2023
13:00 - 15:00

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Speaker: Sarah Holla

Join us on January 21st for a discussion on heritage collections and how digital content can help museums remove barriers to learning about the past. During this session, the Goulbourn Museum will discuss how the public health crisis of 2020 thrust museums into the digital world. The Museum resides in the 1872 Township Hall, located at Stanleys Corners, and it preserves primary records of the former Goulbourn Township. With support from the Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society, the Museum is digitizing and transcribing this invaluable genealogical data for public research.

When: 21 Jan 2023 at 1:00 PM Eastern Time (Coffee,tea and cookies available at 12:30)
You are invited to a Hybrid meeting. We will be live in the City of Ottawa Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive (Room 115) but will also be using Zoom to webcast if you cannot join us in person. Register in advance for this Zoom presentation:
All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Access to the recordings is a member benefit of the Branch.