Online Databases Talk: Week of Links #5

One resource not covered in the talk was learning about USMC history. There is a guide about the United States Marine Corps History Division and Archives located in Quantico, Virginia.

Online Databases Talk: Week of Links #4

Billion Graves has an app where you can take pictures of tombstones, and volunteers will transcribe them. You can be one of those volunteers!

Online Databases Talk: Week of Links #3

Have you searched for a cemetery or a burial on Interment.net?

Online Databases Talk: Week of Links #2

You can search for a cemetery or a burial on Find A Grave. Remember that this a volunteer effort, so it is not comprehensive.

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.