13 March 2015

20 Free and (Relatively) New Genealogy and Family History Resources, Part 5

My present continues ... 20 more FREE resources ....
  1. Merton [UK] Photo Archive
  2. Héritage (Canada) -- a 10-year initiative to digitize and make accessible online some of Canada’s most popular archival collections encompassing roughly 60 million pages of primary-source documents
  3. The Geography of Slavery (Virginia) – Runaway Advertisements
  4. Colonial Dames of Americaartificial collection of published books about and by this organization created by AncestryPaths
  5. St. John’s Cemetery, Albany, NY, Interment Records, 1841-1887
  6. First Division Museum Digital Archives (Illinois)
  7. Our State (North Carolina), 1933-present
  8. How to Trace Federal Regulations – A Research Guide (Library of Congress)
  9. Danish Family Searchoverview in English, rest in Danish
  10. Landscapes of Slavery and Freedom – Mapping the Story of Slavery and Freedom
  11. Telling the History of Photographic Processes, from Daguerreotypes to Digital
  12. Isle of Wight [UK] County Press Archive
  13. Early Black Settlements Map (Indiana)
  14. 35 Maps That Explain How America is a Nation of Immigrants
  15. Minnesota Historical Society Collection Finding Aids
  16. Dublin [Ireland] Electorial Lists 1908 to 1912, 1915
  17. From Paper Maps to the Web: A DIY Digital Maps Primer (NYPL)
  18. Tennessee State Library & Archives Historical Map Collection
  19. Hebridean Connections (Scotland)
  20. Diocese of Louisiana and the Floridas (1576-1803)    

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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