Saturday, June 18, 2016

Those early research trips

When I first got started, gathering information and records was the key focus. No one told me until my first genealogy conference about 1993. Note that I did not mention recording sources.

After learning the importance of documentation, I had to do a lot of back-tracking! The Family History Library catalog helped. If the FHL had a book I used, I could get the source info that way. For others, I had to wait until I could access the book or film.


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