Researching Government Land Recores

Title: Researching Government Land Recores
Location: Minnesota History Center, St. Paul, MN
Description: What were the processes used and records created when governments transferred land to individuals? How can these records help with genealogical research? How do you turn legal land descriptions into a map of your ancestor’s land? What are private land claims, preemption claims, homestead grants and bounty land warrants?
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2010-09-18
End Time: 11:00