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Would you like to be privy to the genealogical research strategies of the producers of the TV series Who Do You Think You Are? Genealogy Gems Premium …Job Interviews
This Saturday I’m giving a class on how to tackle your genealogy brick walls. If you’re anywhere near Santa Rosa, California, USA, I invite you to …Genealogy
Are you tracing the family history of someone who lived in the U.S. during the 20th century? Check out a wonderful free database in the United States …Genealogy
We genealogists often accumulate a lot of family “stuff:” original documents, old photographs and heirlooms. Though it’s wonderful to own them, it …Genealogy
Do you have old family letters that really should be shared with loved ones, but you’re not sure how to go about doing it? You’re not alone. Jane …Genealogy
It was a daunting thought! I had over 1650 miles to drive last weekend to make the move from California to Texas. And I’m notorious for getting …Genealogy
I’ve blogged before about the relatively new Digital Public Library of America (here’s a post introducing the DPLA and here’s one on historical maps …
Ever wish there was a really easy directory for U.S. digital libraries and archives, organized by state with great commentary about the content? …Librarianship
Do you have old pictures but aren’t sure where they were taken? Sometimes Google Earth has the answer. Check out this question from podcast listener …Google Earth
Happisburgh church of St. Mary’s, Norfolk. Image by Martin at Flickr Creative Commons.
Over a million Church of England records from the county of …
Baptisms, 1778, Hanover, Massachusetts. Image courtesy of the Congregational Library & Archives.
If you have New England roots, you need to know about …
Mrs. Ella Watson, a government charwoman, with three grandchildren and her adopted daughter [reflected in the mirror]. Image from The Gordon Parks …Genealogy
American soliders in the Korean War. Fighting with the 2nd Inf. Div. north of the Chongchon River, Sfc. Major Cleveland, weapons squad leader, points …Military History
The Beaver Map, 1715. By Special Collections Toronto Public Library. Flickr, via Wikimedia Commons.
If you’ve got British colonial roots in North …