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Genealogy Room Donation

Posted on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:54 am

Genealogy Room DonationMembers of the Friends of the Library (FoL) met with Library Director Jillian Rael to present a donation for funds raised for the Genealogy Room. Pictured (from left) are Margaret Nell Fowler, board member; Randy Fowler, treasurer; Rael; Emily Law, president; and Jan Frazier, FoL. The funds will be used for expanding the Genealogy Room holdings and improving equipment. The library‚Äôs wish list includes a new microfilm reader, a Sanborn Map collection, a subscription to ancestry.com, The Tennessee Historical Quarterly, among other items. “The Genealogy Room is one of the most popular services provided to the community by the library,” said Rael, “and the donation made by the Friends will benefit all who wish to use this wonderful resource.”