Westport Historical Society - Westport MA
Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Learn how to identify and date family photographs with Maureen Taylor, the Photo Detective! Maureen Taylor is an internationally recognized expert on the intersection of history, genealogy and photography. As a photo curator, writer and photo identification/preservation expert, she is dedicated to helping those who share her infatuation with discovering the stories behind images of the past.
Suggested donation $5. Individual consults will be held from 5:30 - 6:30pm and the program begins at 7pm.
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Maureen Taylor - Event Only Consults
Maureen Taylor is an internationally known expert on photo identification. She travels extensively giving presentations on photo identification, photo preservation and family history. She has been featured in The Wall Street Journal and on NBC’s The Today Show, ABC’s The View and NPR. In 2007, the Wall Street Journal called her the “nation’s foremost historical photo detective.”
"A family photograph collection is more than a random assortment of images—each picture is a time capsule that documents a moment from the lives of our ancestors."
*Consultations are $40.00 for 15 minutes. Please have no more than 3 photos with you.