Join Davenport Public Library Friday, April 9th at 2:30 pm to explore and learn about the curious world of archives and manuscripts at the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center.

April’s topic is Resources for Land and Property Research in Scott County, Iowa. We will demonstrate how to find a family’s past real estate transactions and how to trace the transaction history on a parcel of land using both microfilmed county records and original sources unique to our archives and manuscript collection.

This program will be held virtually using GoToMeeting. Information about how to join is listed below.

Opening the Box: Resources for Land and Property Research in Scott County, Iowa
Fri, Apr 9, 2021 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM (CST)

Join from your computer, tablet, or smartphone:

You can also dial in using your phone: +1 (786) 535-3211
Access Code: 735-135-853

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This event is FREE and open to the public. For more information visit or call the library at (563) 326-7832.


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