Thu, Feb 17 | Elgin Genealogical Society

Mixers and Shakers - Tracing your Saloon, Tavern, and Bar Keeping Ancestors Before Prohibition

Our ancestor's need for a good drink can provide new details and narratives for your genealogy research.
Mixers and Shakers - Tracing your Saloon, Tavern, and Bar Keeping Ancestors Before Prohibition

Time & Location

Feb 17, 2022, 7:00 PM CST
Elgin Genealogical Society

About the Event

Taverns and saloons have been a crutial American institution, and the men behind the bar were the social rockstars of their era.  This program will lead you through the pre-prohibition records and resources which will help you add an extra shot of flavor into your research.

Program hosted by the Elgin Genealogical Society and will be held in a hybrid format with assistance from the Gail Borden Public Library.  To register and attend this event, please visit the Elgin Genealogical Society website.  

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