Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Brooklyn Student Newspapers
The Brooklyn Public Library has digitized more than 900 student newspapers from schools in the borough. The dates span 1853 to 1994, with the highest number being from 1958 to 1964. source: ResearchBuzz
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Another basic, "getting started with genealogy" article, this one from backgroundchecks.org
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War of 1812 pension files
Pension files for the War of 1812 are now available at Fold3 on the library's website. 83% of the 7.2 million pages have been added so...
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 ...
Volunteers organized by the nonprofit Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund have found photos for all of the 58000 Americans who lost their lives ...