2 Oct 2013

Fall Sale at Hollinger for Archival Supplies for Genealogy

hollingerfilefolderssassyjanegenealogyThe fall sale at Hollinger for archival supplies for genealogy starts today. Get 20 percent off everything at Hollinger Metal Edge, where professional archivists buy their supplies.


I am dismayed when genealogists tell me they buy acid-free supplies  for their priceless family papers at discount stores, home parties, or other outlets that aren’t in the preservation business. That isn’t where libraries or archives shop and neither should you. Archivists swear by Hollinger, the leader in this field since 1945. If they say it’s acid-free, you can count on it.

Products I really like include:

29 Jun 2013

Do You Know Where Your Data Is?

Do you know where your data is? Sometimes it seems that some of these solutions have only complicated things. And we need to add a section just for our genealogy research digital files. Thanks to DoghouseDiaries for the graphic and the scare.


26 May 2013

Sassy Jane Has Moved! Visit the New Web Site

SeatedFlapper130x103Sassy Jane Has Moved! Visit the new Web site right here. Welcome to the redesigned Sassy Jane Genealogy Web site. The new URL is You’ll find the same tips on archives and primary sources and effective family history research that you’ve come to expect from Sassy Jane. All of the content – three years of posts! – from the old site has been moved here as well.

Stay tuned for some new additions to the site, including new titles soon to be added to the Sassy Jane Genealogy Guides series.

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