Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Georgia Civil War and Reconstruction newspapers online

The Digital Library of Georgia has made available online more 100,000 pages of newspapers from 1861-1877. The papers are fully searchable. Learn what papers are  included and find the link here.  source: ResearchBuzz

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Fee hikes proposed for immigration records

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is proposing large fee hikes   for obtaining immigration documents from the late 19th and first half of the 20th century.  source: ResearchBuzz




Thursday, December 5, 2019

Traveling to Research Your Irish Ancestors

An Irish airline offers travel packages for Americans interested in tracing their Irish roots, including a consultation with a professional genealogist. Here is an article on how to prepare for it.

Ellis Island Research

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