The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has a newly revamped Web site and a dramatic video (below) that shows how the Archives preserves our nation's history and serves researchers of all kinds. If you are interested in researching your family tree, NARA is holding a free Genealogy Fair in April and of course has online resources aplenty.
January 2011 Archives
January 17, 2011 will mark the 25th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. King's legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King's vision of a beloved community.
Explore the government's MLK Day of Service Web site to learn more about MLK Day and how you can participate.