Fall Virtual Genealogy Conference Preview: Podcast Episode 111

By Family Tree Editors
People standing in fall leaves.

Ep. 111: August 2017

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In this episode:


News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad

Diane talks about five ways to have a great virtual conference this year.


Top Tips

How to get the most out of the Virtual Conference with Family Tree University Dean Vanessa Weiland .


101 Best Websites: Library of Congress

The Library of Congress website includes old photos, maps, books, newspapers (including the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps), and more for free. Search the catalog.


Family Tree University Crash Course

Enjoy a preview of one of the many terrific classes you’ll be enjoying in the Virtual Conference. Conference moderator and instructor Gena Ortega shares tips from her class on Marriage Records, including:

  • what makes them so unique
  • types of marriage records
  • where to look

The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

Allison discusses resources to help you document your genealogical findings.


Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.

Have fun climbing your family tree!