Frakturing Kurrent!?! Reading old German script and print

Frakturing Kurrent!?! Reading old German script and print

An introduction for genealogists about the German language, the handwriting (Schrift) and the printing (Fraktur) used in German records. There will be lots of examples and activities for you to learn and practice skills using copies of real records. Attendees are encouraged to bring along laptops or tablets to try activities and to explore resources. Recommended text: Deciphering handwriting in German documents: Analyzing German, Latin, and French in vital records written in Germany by Roger Minert. Bring any information you have to use for activities. Workshop presented by Ben Hollister. BYO lunch.

6 hour course over 2 half days: 

Session 1 - 21 May - 9am - 12 noon

Session 2 - 23 May - 9am - 12 noon

Event Details

Event Date 21 May 2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 23 May 2019 12:00 pm
Capacity 12
Registered 0
Available place 12
Individual Price $60.00
Location Safe Place Training

Group Rate

Attendees Per Person($)
3 55.00
10 45.00