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Ohio Historical Society Open 2 More Days Per Week, Beginning in July.

This is great news for Ohio researchers who’ve had trouble getting to the Library and Archives the one day a week they’ve been open. From the OHS Press release, which can be found at: http://www.ohiohistory.org/about/pr/060310a.html Ohio Historical Center To Increase … Continue reading

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Event: May 27 – Lake County Genealogical Society Meeting

Discovering Clues To Date Your Old Photographs When: Thu, May 27, 2010 10:00 AM – Thu, May 27, 2010 12:00 PM Where: Morley Library,184 Phelps Street Painesville, OH 44077-3976Map Lake County Genealogical Society Discovering Clues To Date Your Old Photographs … Continue reading

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Free Publicity? No Problem. Calendar Added!

I’ve just added a calendar and sidebar widget to help keep track of events. If you have a local or regional genealogy-related happening for which you would like a little extra exposure, I would be glad to post it for … Continue reading

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It’s OGS Conference Time!

Excuse the hurriedly written post, but I must get my things together for the 2010 Ohio Genealogical Society Conference at the Seagate Convention Center in Toledo, OH. And just like my school days, I still have homework that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Spring Break 2010: Genealogy Gone Wild!

Whelp – it’s spring break at the school where I work, and Spring Break means one thing: ROAD TRIP! View Larger Map After having put it off for a few years, I am finally getting down to Fayette County, PA … Continue reading

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Elissa Scalise Powell To Speak at Morley Library in Painesville, OH

The Lake County Genealogical Society is bringing Elissa Scalise Powell to the Morley Library in Painesville, Thursday March 25th at 10:00am. She will be presenting “The Dreaded Report” – a lecture about genealogical research report writing. As someone who loves … Continue reading

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Finally! My Copy of “Professional Genealogy” Is On Its Way!!

After ordering Professional Genealogy: A Manual for Researchers, Writers, Editors, Lecturers, and Librarians on Jan 3rd and never receiving it, I just got notification that its replacement shipped today. The cool thing: This book is not following just any old … Continue reading

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Of Fiddles, Folklore, and Family History

Today was set to be the day when we discovered whether or not the cane sword passed down through our family backed up the story that went along with it. According to family legend, this sword cane was carried from … Continue reading

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Registration Sent: 2010 Ohio Genealogical Society’s Annual Conference

The OGS 2010 Annual conference is April 22-24 at the Sea Gate Convention Centre in Toledo, OH. For anyone who is at all interested in genealogy and has not been to one of these conferences – you are missing out. … Continue reading

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Genealogy Seminar, Saturday 24 Oct 2009: Cuyahoga County Council of Genealogical Organization’s 2009 Tri-C-GO Seminar

Despite a long work week, I will be getting up bright and early tomorrow to attend the Cuyahoga County Council of Genealogical Organization’s 2009 Tri-C-GO Seminar. It’s a two-track seminar: Track 1 – Using Time Tested Research Resources “Tapping Into … Continue reading

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