Monthly Archive: October 2011

Oct 23

RootsTech 2012: Have You Registered?


Have You Registered Yet? If not, you have a little over a month to do so. The banner to the right appears on the RootsTech homepage as a reminder that the “Early Bird” deadline is fast approaching. Happily I was able to attend the first conference in 2011 and I can’t wait for the 2012 …

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Oct 22

Do You Remember?


Bet a copy of this advertisement does not hang in a prominent place in the Reagan Library.

Oct 15


2300 Yanoo Trace

Have you ever thought about the wide variety of beds (or facsimiles) there are for folks to rest their weary bodies? To name but a few, there are straw beds; beds made with paletts; beds made from rugs; mattress made with down, feathers, straw, coils, air, and combinations thereof. Even if one is lucky enough to rest upon a …

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Oct 09

Use Fold3 Efficiently


Fold3 (formerly Footnote has introduced three new video tutorials as well as a variety of help topics in the “Fold3 Training Center.” Several planned video tutorials are planned and the first three have been produced. An Introduction to Fold3 How to Search on Fold3 Browse for Records on Fold3 Each video is 4-5 minutes long …

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Oct 08

Free Webinar – Researching Records Relating to the Five Tribes of Oklahoma


Meg Hacker, Archival Operations Director of the National Archives at Fort Worth will present “Researching Records Relating to the Five Tribes of Oklahoma… made a little bit easier.” Meg will share online sources that help researchers find the records more efficiently and with ease! Meg is DYN-O-MIT you won’t want to miss her! Although the Webinar …

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Oct 08

RootsTech 2012 – Have You Registered?


Oct 08

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy Press Release

SLIGlogo For Immediate Release Wednesday, September 29, 2011 Summer is ending, and with the advent of fall we are drawing that much closer to the early-bird deadline for registration to the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG). It’s only a month away! If you register for SLIG after October 30, 2011 you will pay an …

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Oct 06

The Bears of Cherokee


The bear art in Cherokee, North Carolina is delightful and reminds me of Cow Atlanta several years ago. © Linda Woodward Geiger. All Rights Reserved.

Oct 04

16th Annual TOTA Conference Kicks Off

Kituwah Mound Event

16th Annual Trail of Tears Association Conference & Symposium is being held this week in Cherokee, North Carolina. This years event is being hosted by the North Carolina Chapter of TOTA. Last evening, conference attendees enjoyed the company of each other at the Kituwah Mound. Thomas Belt discussed the historical and cultural significane of the …

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