This is the first in a series of blog posts from the North Carolina State Archives on how to decipher the handwriting in 17th and 18th century documents. Source: ResearchBuzz
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The Digital Library of Georgia continues to add new titles to its Georgia Historic Newspapers (GHN) website. Lists of recently and soon-to-be added titles are here.We found that the images sometime load slowly. The pdf version loads quicker- after you select an edition to download, look for this and click on "view pdf".
The Statue of Library- Ellis Island Foundation is a good place to start your immigration research. The link is here .
Buncombe County (NC) has added 50,000 names to its Slave Deeds database. To read about it and find links to the database, click here. ...
Sometimes information about our ancestors can come from places where we'd rather not find it, such as arrest and prison records. This ...