Decoding Historical Handwriting




Decoding Historical Handwriting

Interpreting old documents can make research difficult. Learn a few tips on reading historical handwriting.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Instructor: LaDonna Garner, M.A. 

Cost: $25 per Adult; limited to 12 Adult students
Virtual Classroom Time: 1 pm – 3 pm CST

  • Two (2) hours of instruction and discussion.
  • Login registration information for entry into the Zoom classroom will be forwarded after your purchase.
  • Handouts will be forwarded via email prior to the start of class.

Choose an upcoming session:

  1. Wednesday, 19 May 2021 — REGISTRATION CLOSED
  2. Wednesday, 18 August 2021

Students who complete this mini-clinic will be able to apply techniques learned to:

  • Tackle historical handwriting reading difficulties.
  • Extract pertinent information from records to advance research findings.

Additional information


DHH-1, DHH-2