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Heather Register Zbinden: “Are You My Mother?: Searching for Lost Relatives in the 1950 Census”

CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies Presents LEGACIES & LUNCH

Speaker: Heather Register Zbinden

Genealogists have always known about missing relatives hiding in the census. But when it is your own mother, grandmother, and aunt, how do you know when to stop searching? Follow one historian’s search for her mother in the 1950 United States Census and learn about the family lore that solved the puzzle.

Heather Register Zbinden is the Programs & Website Coordinator for the CALS Bobby L. Roberts Library of Arkansas History & Art. Her areas of research include late Imperial Russian history, fashion history, and women’s history. She received her MA in public history from UA Little Rock and wrote her master’s thesis on the life and letters of Katherine Carson Breckinridge.

Register for Webinar

Legacies & Lunch is a hybrid program—offering participants the opportunity to attend either in person or virtually via Zoom. To participate in person, join us at – NEW LOCATION – UA Little Rock Downtown (333 President Clinton Ave). Parking is available in the surface lot or the CALS Parking Deck which you can access from Rock Street. Parking will be validated. Bring your lunch; we will provide drinks and cookies. To participate virtually, register for the webinar using the button above.

This program will be live-streamed to YouTube and the recording will be available immediately following the event.

About Legacies & Lunch

Legacies & Lunch is a free monthly program of CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies about Arkansas-related topics.

Past Legacies & Lunch Events