27 November 2012
From guest editor, Arlene V. Jennings
NGS invites you to view the newest release in the Voices of Genealogy series honoring the 100th anniversary of the NGSQ. The first in the series to be released to the general public beyond NGS members, this new video features Robert Charles Anderson, FASG, director of The Great Migration Study Project, on “Building Bridges between Genealogy and History.”
At the conference
will present two lectures that bridge genealogy and history. On Friday, 10 May,
at 4:00 p.m., he will offer “ Anderson
in 1910,” an in-depth demographic analysis of the host city as it was in 1910. Las Vegas 's study can
serve as a model for similar projects in other places. On Saturday, 11 May, at
11:30 a.m., he will speak about how consistent application of “The Elements of
Genealogical Analysis” can make genealogical study more rigorous. Anderson
The video was produced by award winning filmmakers Kate Geis and Allen Moore from an interview by Melinde Lutz Byrne, CG, FASG, co-editor of the NGSQ. Robert Charles Anderson, FASG, “Building Bridges between Genealogy and History,” is now playing at http://www.ngsgenealogy.org.
Previous releases in the Voices of Genealogy archive now playing for members at the NGS website (http://www.ngsgenealogy.org) present Mary McCampbell Bell, CG; John Frederick Dorman, CG (Emeritus), FASG, FNGS, FVGS; David L. Greene, PhD, FASG; Frederick C. Hart Jr., CG, FASG; Ronald Ames Hill, PhD, CG, FASG; Henry B. Hoff, CG, FASG, FGBS; Harry Macy, FASG, FGBS; George Ely Russell, CG, FASG, FNGS; and Shirley Langdon Wilcox, CG, FNGS.
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