07 June 2017

Digging for Genealogy Gold -- New Resources, 2017 Edition -- Part #4

Digging for Genealogy Gold -- New Resources, 2017 Edition
Part #4

My present continued …

  1. Austrian National Archives (Postcards, Books, Newspapers and more)

  1. Convict Records of Australia
  2. State Library of South Australia – Old Colonists (men), Old Colonists (women)
  3. Red Cross WWII Wounded, Missing and Prisoner of War Cards

  1. Sessional Papers of the Dominion of Canada, 1867-1925

  1. Photo Archive – Farm Machinery
  2. Buried in Fingal

  1. Medieval Documents Database (click on upper right and you can bring up an English-language interface)

  1. Utah History in Photos (Salt Lake Tribune Negative Collection)
  2. National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Patriot & Grave Index
  3. Elizabethtown College (PA) Newspaper Database
  4. Gulf South Decorative & Fine Arts Database -- The Classical Institute of the South is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to identifying and documenting fine and decorative art objects in the Gulf South and making that information available to all.
  5. Archives of the Sons and Daughters of the Soddies (KS)
  6. Digitizing Material Culture: Handwritten Recipe Books, 1600-1900 (article) (database)
  7. Missionary Research Library Pamphlets
  8. Louisiana Conference of the United Methodist Church
  9. MEAD – The Magazine of Early American Datasets -- is an online repository of datasets compiled by historians of early North America
  10. The New York Public Library – Maps by Decade
  11. Georgia Confederate Muster Rolls

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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