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26 March 2012

A Day with the Photo Detective Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Maureen Taylor Photo Detective
Photo credit: Erik Jacobs Photography
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Veterans Memorial Building
3780 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
Lafayette, CA 94549

Join us for A Day with the Photo Detective. Maureen Taylor is returning to Northern California and bringing her blend of photo curation, genealogy, and history.

She's presenting four new talks:
  • Hair-sterical & Mad as a Hatter: 19th Century Photos in Your Files 
  • Eight Basic Steps to Preserving Your Photos 
  • Google Images and Beyond: Adding Pictures to Your Family Collection 
  • Kodak Moments and Technicolor Dreams: 20th-Century Photos and Films in the Family Archive
Visit our event site – A Day with the Photo Detective – for full information and the link to our registration page.

A Day with the Photo Detective

Register by May 6, 2012 for the early bird price – just $48 to attend this all-day event. The price includes lunch – sandwich & salad buffet – with vegetarian choices. After May 6, 2012, price will increase to $58.
Please invite your friends – you don't need to be a CGS member to attend!

In the four years since Maureen was here, she's written several more best-selling books and her most popular titles will be available for purchase at the event.

Maureen is also offering a limited number of photo consultations to seminar registrants. Consultations will take place the day before the seminar on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at the California Genealogical Society Library in Oakland. They are by-appointment-only and must be scheduled in advance with Maureen Taylor. Visit for more information.

Twitter followers, the hashtag for A Day with the Photo Detective is #CGSphoto. Please track our event on or let us know there that you will be attending!

Copyright © 2012 by Kathryn M. Doyle, California Genealogical Society and Library