Recent Blog Posts

bpl postcard
The Value of Open Public Records
Records and Repositories
Rate this blog entry:
0
10849762 815727755140585 6825543623968073505 n
MGC's NERGC Panel on Open Records: Citizens Can Make a Difference
General Legislation
Rate this blog entry:
0
b2ap3_thumbnail_3560856061_20a83080d0_z.jpg
How many deaths before the SSDI gets updated again?
Legislation Federal
Rate this blog entry:

MGC Blog Tag Cloud

pensions Advocacy Michael J. Astrue War of 1812 MGC records access DPH Mary Ellen Grogran IGS inheritable disease APG Roundtable FGS Registration Melinde Byrne Thomas MacEntee IAJGS Health pedigree Annual Seminar Arkansas HR295 legislation communication DMF Vital Records outreach TIGTA audit land records smallpox S3432 Civil Records threats to access New Hampshire Randy Seaver Annual Meeting Jan Alpert Federal legislation family traits medical profile Donna Holt Siemiatoski New Hampshire ISJGS 2012 Programs Arkansas Legislative Tennessee diagnosis records access archives SSA Annual Meeting and Seminar Virginia NEHGS Society Showcase Georgia IRS IAJGS NFOIC Virginia State archives Georgia identity fraud volunteers Pennsylvania budget DMF; SSDI; Tax Fraud; legislation funding access S1534 Jan Meisels Allen Ethnicity online registration legislation 2014 Seminar Senate Public Records Tax Fraud Rep. Michael Capuano (MA) HR6205 NGS State Library humane sysoon Vendors blog Henning Jacobson Fred Moss SSA Transparency Presidential Citation Newsletter Identity Theft Alvie Davidson closures NAPHSIS Congress mail forwarding Lame Duck award S-1534 Genealogy Massachusetts Rep. Richard Nugent (FL) APG introduction Death Master File Tennessee Lou Szucs budget cuts Sponsors FGS open access HR 295 Sharon Sergeant Bruce Cohen Richard Nugent Jan Meisels Allen Kenneth Ryesky threats to access family medical history FOIA Education Rhode Island Legal Genealogist Advocacy State House New Jersey Richard McCoy Public Records Alfred DeMaria Social Security Administration Barbara Mathews volunteerism records access Jacobson v Massachusetts Helen Shaw Stan Nyberg State legislation RPAC legislators HR3475 SSDI SSDI Congress FGS Conference DMF Oklahoma Georgia Archives Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) RPAC civil records FamilySearch Teresa Scott Annual Seminar Harold Henderson health history 2012 Seminar Billie Fogarty Records Access fraud Kate Auspitz Ancestry Speakers David Rencher public access seminar NERGC HR3475 Instruction medical pedigree Judy Russell Open Access Access Elections Linda McCleary Massachusetts Delaware Free Records Access Presenters

SUPPORT MGC Today!

(Online donations available
after website update in 2016.)
 
MGC has been recognized as tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3). Gifts of support are fully tax-deductible and donors will receive a written acknowledgement for tax purposes.

MGC Sentinel logo MGC Sentinel Logo

MGC Sentinel

Keeping Watch Over Massachusetts Public Records

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
    Login Login form
Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in outreach
new state house logo sm
Tuesday, December 17th 12:00-1:30pm Massachusetts State House, Room 442 The Massachusetts State Library, located at the Massachusetts State House, holds a monthly Brown Bag Lunch. The attendees tend to be from the Massachusetts Legislature and other offices in the State House, probably more aides and administrative staff than legislators.  The Massachusetts Genealogical Council (MGC) will present "Learning About Your Family History" at a Brown Bag Lunch on December 17th. MGC was founded in 1980 and is the umbrella organization representing Massachusetts genealogists, historical societies, and individuals concerned about records preservation and free and unfettered access to civil records. MGC serves as the records access watchdog and provides a reality check for the Massachusetts legislature regarding access issues. Thanks in large part to efforts by MGC, Massachusets is one of very few states where the public is still able to access all vital records. MGC President Mary Ellen Grogan says, "We want...
Last modified on
Hits: 10197
Rate this blog entry: