Online Databases Talk: Week of Links #1

This post begins a week of links posted to accompany my talk about Online Databases at the Baltimore Family History Workshop on 8 August 2015.

Family Tree Magazine has some worksheets to capture information from records. Among them are deed index, military, and cemetery transcription forms.

Newspaper Talk: Week of Links #6

To visualize the newspaper growth in the US, check out Data Visualization: Journalism’s Voyage West.

Newspaper Talk: Week of Links #5

Kenneth R Marks of the Ancestor Hunt Blog has a video about How to use NewspaperCat.

Newspaper Talk: Week of Links #4

Use NewspaperCat to find online collections of newspapers.

Newspaper Talk: Week of Links #3

One of my favorite websites for NY State Newspapers is Fulton Postcards. It is a one man effort.

Newspaper Talk: Week of Links #2

Enjoy these 13 short lessons from the Ancestor Hunt Blog that give you ideas about newspaper research. Just one of the great tips is to search for keywords that are not surnames. Some examples are addresses, schools, are occupations.