What do you know about your house’s history?
Have you ever wondered about the history of your home?
Who used to live there or what their lives were like?
This session of Hands on History will explore methods of research to uncover the story of your house. It is less about architectural history, and more about the history of the building and the people who owned and lived in it. Learn how to use resources such as maps, census data, city directories, land conveyances, photographs, newspapers and local histories as well as where you can find these research tools. This session will give provide a guide to constructing a history of your home.
Join us on December 12, 2015, and learn how to research your historic home’s past, and learn about your own heritage along the way!
December 12, 2015 1-4 PM
Registration Fee: $30 per person or
$20 for Preservation Louisville Members