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Local History & Genealogy Reading Room, Library of Congress. A wealth of info!

Vintage Family Tree Illustration ~ Library of Congress' Local History & Genealogy Reference Services!

"The Library of Congress has one of the world's premier collections of U.S. and foreign genealogical and local historical publications. The Library's genealogy collection began as early as 1815 with the purchase of Thomas Jefferson's library."

"The Library of Congress has one of the world's premier collections of U. and foreign genealogical and local historical publications. The Library's genealogy collection began as early as 1815 with the purchase of Thomas Jefferson's library.

The local community serves as the focal point for third grade as students begin to understand how their communities have changed over time and to make comparisons with communities in other places. The study of local history comes alive through the use of artifacts and documents.

Communities Change Over Time: A Past and Present Unit

The Newberry Library has a great collection of genealogy and local history resources. Plus, it's a beautiful place to do research in Chicago!

The Newberry Library has a great collection of genealogy and local history resources. Plus, it's a beautiful place to do research in Chicago! See Norwegian Genealogy.

Resources page  for records of The Scottish Genealogy Society - Family History and Ancestry in Scotland. The Society, based in Edinburgh and founded in 1953, helps with research into Scottish family and local history. The links on this page will be to on-line databases, transcriptions, and digital images of Scottish books or sites of general interest.

Scottish Genealogy Society family histories, family trees, ancestry records for surnames beginning with M

Rococo Door Stadtmuseum Lippstadt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany - c. 1656 - Photo by B. Koch - http://www.lippstadt.de/soziales/senioren/bildung_freizeit/117260100000013487.php

Arched portal, blue white doors, These are the entrance doors to a grand patrician villa, built in that houses a museum in Germany.

Have a day trip in Sonoma, California and explore local history and nature. #bringthekids #kidandcoe

5 places to visit on a day trip to Sonoma

Have a day trip in Sonoma, California and explore local history and nature. Get Wine. Premium Wines delivered to your door. Get my FREE Mini Course on pairing wine and food.

Local history tour for kids - what a fun idea to bring history to life!

Today I thought I'd chance my arm at something vaguely educational - during the summer holidays, shock horror!

Learn how to use local history research to uncover the story of the people, places and events that impacted your ancestors daily lives.

Resources for Researching Local History

The Book shop in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway is Scotland’s biggest second-hand ­bookshop and “A work of art”.  Inside, a mile of ­shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. Local history books are a ­speciality.

10 of the best: Secondhand bookshops

THE BOOK SHOP in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway, SCOTLAND. Scotland& biggest second-hand ­bookshop. a mile of ­shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. There are sofas in the gallery and good coffee. ­Customers tend to spend hours ­browsing.

"Best Websites and Apps for Finding Local History" -- here is a link of all of the resources and accounts that I mentioned in my RootsTech presentation, along with the video!

Websites and Apps for Local History: The Recap from RootsTech

Best Websites and Apps for Finding Local History Live streamed from Rootstech 2016

The timber framed Elizabethan Merchant's House in Plymouth, Devon. Originally the house of a well to do builder the Merchant's house is now a museum of local history, ancient and modern

Plymouth, England The timber framed Elizabethan Merchant's House in Plymouth, Devon. Originally the house of a well to do builder the Merchant's house is now a museum of local history, ancient and modern

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