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Discovering your roots : an introduction to genealogy

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DVD

DVD + Book.

This course of 15 half-hour lectures presents different procedures for locating sources of ancestors' records in America.

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

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Lyons Public Library DVD D115 (Text)
Adult Videos
52141300406575
Available
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Macedon Public Library LOCAL HISTORY KIT GENEALOGY (Text)
Local History
52121300650901
Available
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Phelps Library 929 Gre (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52143100380133
Available
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Sodus Community Library DVD SET 929 DIS (Text)
Adult Video Set Collection
52148300412578
Checked out
03/13/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629970745
  • ISBN: 1629970743
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (450 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (iv, 129 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm).
  • Edition: DVD + Book.
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Company, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD.
Formatted Contents Note:
Interviewing kin and mining home sources -- Genealogy online--gems and junk -- The library--shelves full of family history -- Military service and homestead records -- How to build historical context -- Your ancestors in ship passenger lists -- Your ancestors in naturalization records -- The genealogical proof standard -- Your ancestors in the county courthouse -- Your ancestors in state records -- How to write biography -- Dos and don'ts of writing history -- Seaching in your ancestors' backyards -- Assembling an account of your discoveries -- Extending your family tree overseas.
Summary, etc.:
This course of 15 half-hour lectures presents different procedures for locating sources of ancestors' records in America.
Subject: Genealogy.
Ships > United States > Passenger lists.
United States > Genealogy > Sources.
United States > Emigration and immigration > Archival resources.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Instructional films.
Educational films.
DVD-video discs.


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