20 February 2015

20 Free and (Relatively) New Genealogy and Family History Resources, Part 2

My present continues ... 20 more FREE resources ....

  1. Marriages, Baptisms, Deaths (St. Columbian, Quebec, Canada)
  2. Recorded Cases of Black Female Lynching Victims 1886-1957
  3. Native American Nations (Map)
  4. Polish Sites -- PGSA's first step to inform and build awareness in the ability of our members to access "Digitized Polish Vital Records" via the internet
  5. Two Czechoslovakian websites -- State Regional Archives LitomericeState Regional Archives Trebon and State District Archives of South Bohemia
  6. Mapping Slavery in Detroit
  7. 10 great online newspaper archives – world-wide list from British Library
  8. Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States
  9. Map and Dataset Gallery (Place My Past)
  10. The Empire That Was Russia
  11. Historic maps in the public domain (British Library)
  12. Lowcountry [SC] Digital History Initiative
  13. Historical Chart of the Causes, Milestones, and Battles of the Revolutionary War
  14. Art & Architecture Thesaurus Now Available as Linked Open Data (Getty Research Institute)
  15. Almost in America: Portraits from Ellis Island
  16. Old Pictures of the US
  17. Locating London’s [UK] Past
  18. Elks, Shriners, and Masons: How 'old man' frats got their names and symbols
  19. Hawaii State Archives Digital Collections
  20. How to Trace Your Ancestors in County Monaghan (Ireland)

Editor’s Note: Missed the 1st part of this series?  No worries, click on 20 Free and (Relatively) New Genealogy and Family History Resources, Part 1 to see what neat gems were posted last week!

Editor’s Note: As of today, each of the above links worked.  Now, whether the links in any of the identified articles work, I cannot vouch for that.  And, armed with the information provided, it should be relatively easy to get to determine where the discussed database currently resides.  If you get really stuck, drop me an email and I’ll try to ferret out the recalcitrant link or cross out my entry in the above list!

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