This blog is sponsored by the Chula Vista Genealogical Society, located in southern San Diego County in California. The purpose of the Genealogy Cafe is to serve our members and other San Diego genealogy researchers - to answer questions, provide research information, provide notices of programs, etc.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
"Heirloom Discovery Day" on 28 November
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28th PROGRAM
from 12 Noon to 2 p.m.
at Chula Vista Civic Center
Branch Library (365 F Street) in the Auditorium
Georgie Stillman, ASA
Our November 28th program will feature Georgie Stillman, ASA, presenting an “Heirloom Discovery Day.”Georgie will evaluate, provide some historical background and estimate a value of family heirlooms brought in by CVGS members. Her expertise is in evaluating and appraising silver, china, glass ware, furniture, artworks, quilts and samplers.
has worked as a professional appraiser in London, England, Phoenix,
and San Diego since 1971.
She has served as president of the American Society of Appraisers
(ASA), vice president of the San Diego chapter, and was founding
director of the International Society of Appraisers. She has received
numerous awards for her outstanding service, including Appraiser of
the Year. Besides being a professional instructor at various
has made many radio/TV guest appearances and written
articles for many publications, teaching audiences about antiques and
you would like your item evaluated by Georgie, please contact
Virginia Taylor (619-425-7922, or email IrishDoll@cox.net)
to get on the evaluation list -- there are a limited number of
spaces on the list. Virginia has a form for members to complete and return by November 21st.