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Get a glimpse into the events that influenced your Southern ancestors' lives.
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In this article, see the innovations and trends in swimming pools that shaped our ancestors' lives and summertime activities.
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Our ancestors once relied upon the ice man, milkman and frequent stops at the corner grocery to keep food from spoiling during hot summers. Here's how the home refrigerator changed their lives.
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See how this cool technology shaped your ancestors' lives.
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Innovations and trends that shaped your ancestors’ lives
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You've got questions about discovering, preserving and celebrating your family history; our experts have the answers.
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Learn the truth behind 5 Thanksgiving myths.
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Well-behaved women rarely make history. Learn about these 31 history-making women—some famous, others working under the radar—who made a difference.
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Start delving into the details of your ancestors' daily lives by exploring 10 of our favorite (and free!) social history websites.
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Each month, the editors of Family Tree Magazine will bring you a genealogy challenge to help you use your research in new and exciting ways.
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