06 June 2017

Digging for Genealogy Gold -- New Resources, 2017 Edition -- Part #3

Digging for Genealogy Gold -- New Resources, 2017 Edition
Part #3

My present continued …

  1. The Prosecution Project -- The Prosecution Project is investigating the history of the criminal trial in Australia. We will start by digitising the registers of Supreme Court cases that are available in most jurisdictions.

  1. Railway Accident Records at Library and Archives Canada

  1. Danish Family Search
  2. The Danish West-Indies
  3. Copenhagen Police Emigration Protocols (select English from drop-down menu)

  1. Bureau of Military History


  1. Auschwitz death camp – database of prison guards online (article) (database)

  1. East India Company Army Recruits 1843-50
  2. William Henry Fox Talbot’s Photographs (article) (database)
  3. Michelin Archive (article)

  1. Divinity Archive (Duke)
  2. Troop Returns 1747-1893, bulk is Revolutionary War (NC)
  3. Smith College (MA) – Smith Alumnae Quarterly (1909-present)
  4. Library of Congress – Maps of the First World War: An Illustrated Essay (.pdf)
  5. West Philadelphia History
  6. New York Philharmonic – Digital Archives (subscribers 1883-1907, selected seasons)
  7. Pentecostal and Charismatic Research Archive (PCRA) (USC Digital Library)
  8. Argonaut Student Newspaper Digital Archive (University of Idaho) (1898-2010)
  9. Virtual Jamestown – 1624/5 Muster Databases

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!

Editor’s Note: Know of a neat resource that you think might be a hidden gem?  Drop an email to [email protected].

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