Monday, August 26, 2019

Georgia Historic Newspapers- new additions

Starting this fall, the Georgia Historic Newspapers website will be adding a large number of new titles from the 19th century. The website is run by the Digital Library of Georgia. The list of news titles is here.      source: ResearchBuzz

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Reading Old Handwriting

We probably have visited all or some of these resources in the past, but they are worth another look- instructions and courses in deciphering handwriting from in several languages and different time periods.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Encountering Latin in Your Research

An understanding of Latin terms can help you interpret old church and legal documents, especially those from Europe and the Roman Catholic church. This article from thoughtco.com can help.

Ellis Island Research

The Statue of Library- Ellis Island Foundation is a good place to start your immigration research. The link is  here  .