Genealogy Mtg. Monday Night
- See you at 7 p.m. Monday the 15th at the Einstein Center as Pam Dallas takes us through the basic steps for beginning genealogical research. Whether you're a veteran researcher or just getting started, we're sure you'll pick up a tip or two.Also, an interesting Wall St. Journal article on analyzing old photos for historical clues:The Friday, October 12, 2007 Weekend Edition of the Wall Street Journal
features an article on Forensic Genealogy and the Analysis of Old Photos.
The front page banner headline "The New Family-Photo Gumshoes" with its
accompanying photo directs you to the full article The Photo Detective:
Does the shoebox in the attic hold family secrets? The article can currently be found online at
http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB119214969916756801.html. In the event
of a broken link, use the tinyurl http://tinyurl.com/2w62zl
You can see a short video describing how the photography detective Colleen
Fitzpatrick reconstructs stories from ancient family photographs.
that URL breaks, use the tinyurl http://tinyurl.com/2x73en.
Please note that the above links may expire very soon. The WSJ site is a paid site but the article and video listed above were still accessible as of Sunday.
See you at the meeting tomorrow night!