We are delighted to announce to ALL WAGS members regardless of your location,  may attend online our regularly scheduled meetings via of Zoom, except in June.

The next meeting will be October 4, 2022

7:00 p.m.

Via of Zoom

This will be a virtual program from the Library of Virginia: Reading Old Handwriting. The recorded session is presented by John Deal, historian at the Library of Virginia, and Anna Moulis, archival assistant at the Library of Virginia and expert transcriber.

The presentation discusses special characters, common abbreviations, and other challenges in reading handwriting in historic documents and records. It also offers strategies and best practices for reading these documents.