2018 Fall Meeting:
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Time: 12 Noon
Where: Long Beach, Yacht Club, Long Beach, CA
Program: How the Jamestown Colony led to the Sailing of the Mayflower.
For more information, please contact our Company’s Governor.
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Category Archives: 2012
Following up on our December 12 post announcing our contribution to the Jamestown Church Bell Tower Fund, the Jamestown Rediscovery Newsletter has published a History of the Church Tower in its appeal for funding to help preserve and restore the 17th … Continue reading
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The National Archives are important to anyone doing genealogical research. We will offer a workshop and tour on Saturday, January 7 at 11:30 am, following our business meeting there at 11:00 am. The National Archives at Riverside is impressive in the … Continue reading