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  1. Kentucky Council on Archives Holds Semi-Annual Conference at SAR Genealogical Research Library

    On May 20, 2011 the SAR Genealogical Research Library was buzzing with archivists. The Kentucky Council on Archives (KCA) held its semi-annual meeting in the library, where archivists, librarians, and record managers from across the state came together to discuss issues that affect Kentucky’s archivists. KCA is a state-wide organization that supports all types of archives and serves as a platform for archives professionals to share ideas. Around 50 people attended, making it one of the most successful in recent memory.

  2. NSSAR Merchandise Online Store Back In Business

    Compatriots,

    NSSAR Online Store
  3. Outreach Education Resolution 117th Annual Congress – Williamsburg, Virginia

     

  4. SAR Genealogical Research Library to Offer New Summer Hours & Genealogy Workshops

     

    SAR Genealogical Research Library
  5. Report from the World War II Corps

     

  6. SAR Magazine now available on-line

     

    SAR Magazine Cover
  7. Louisville Genealogical Society Tours the SAR Genealogical Research Library

     

    LGS Members
  8. NSSAR in search of Executive Director

     

  9. 2011 Congress Information

     

    The 121st Annual Congress of the Sons of the American Revolution

     

     

    For more information please see the website below:

     

     

  10. The 2011 SAR Annual Conference on the American Revolution

    The National Society Sons of the American Revolution

    presents
     

    The 2011 SAR Annual Conference on the American Revolution

    Slavery & Liberty:

    Black Patriots of the American Revolution

    June 24-26, 2011
     
    Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel
  11. National Americanism Committee announces 2011 Contest Score Sheets and Additional Award

     

  12. NSSAR on Exhibit at Louisville International Airport

     

    Items relating to genealogy and SAR programs are on display in this case.
  13. The Cultural Consortium Holds Monthly Meeting at the SAR Genealogical Research Library

    On February 17, 2011, representatives of the top cultural institutions from across the region held their monthly meeting at the SAR Genealogical Research Library in Louisville, KY.  The Cultural Consortium is a group of organizations whose goal is to support one another in the production and implementation of programming geared toward local area school groups.  Members of the consortium meet to discuss collaboration opportunities, best-practice procedures and other issues that face cultural institutions in the region.

  14. Cornerstones of Freedom & Sons of Liberty-1775, by James Muir Now on Exhibit

    Cornerstones of Freedom & Sons of Liberty-1775, by James Muir Now on Exhibit at the SAR Genealogical Research Library & NSSAR Headquarters.
     
    James Muir, an SAR member, is a renowned bronze sculptor of allegorical art from Sedona, AZ. His work is featured in universities and cultural institutions across the country, including West Point Military Academy and the Thomas Jefferson Library.
    Cornerstones of Freedom
  15. Compatriot U.S. Presidents Exhibit at the SAR Genealogical Research Library

    Did you know that 16 U.S. Presidents became members of the SAR?

    The SAR Genealogical Research Library is proud to now feature a display of the portraits of all 16 Compatriot U.S. Presidents. This exhibit was made possible by the generous support of the George Washington Endowment Fund. The portraits are mounted on custom-built cherry shelves that match the other woodwork in the library.  While this exhibit was previously displayed at the National Headquarters on 4th Street, it now has been updated and moved to the new library.
    Display at Library of Compatriot Presidents