This month, explore American history for genealogists with historic maps, social history tools and top genealogy blogs.
Ep. 59: April 2013
This episode is sponsored by Saving Memories Forever.
In this episode:
News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad
Several of the genealogy blogs on the Family Tree Magazine Top 40 Blogs list focus on history. Diane gives us some of the standouts.
Top Tips: US History in Your Pocket
Nancy Hendrickson, author of The Genealogist’s US History Pocket Reference, discusses incorporating American history into your genealogy research.
Best Websites: Historic Map Works
Online Editor Tyler Moss introduces us to the Historic Map Works website.
Family Tree University: Top 10 Social History Tools
Author and Family Tree University Instructor Gena Ortega provides tips from her video class called Top 10 Social History Tools.
The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan
Allison takes on a trip down memory lane to look at the history of Family Tree Magazine.
Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke
Have fun climbing your family tree!