29 Mar 2016

Free Family History Books Online – Tuesday’s Tip

By |29 Mar 2016|Digital Collections, Family Photos & Records, Genealogy|0 Comments

Today's post is short and sweet and about free family history books online. Family History Books (books.familysearch.org) contains more than 200,000 digitized genealogy, family history, and local history publications available from around the world. "The [...]

8 Mar 2016

Women Lost U.S. Citizenship When Marrying

By |8 Mar 2016|Genealogy, Naturalization Records, Sassy Jane Genealogy Guides|6 Comments

At certain times in the early 20th century, women lost U.S. citizenship when marrying foreign-born men. The U.S. Expatriation Act of 1907 mandated that all women acquired their husband’s nationality upon marriage. As a result, American [...]

29 Apr 2014

Preservation Week 2014 Textiles

By |29 Apr 2014|Archival Supplies, Family Photos & Records, Preservation|0 Comments

Preservation Week 2014 Textiles is today's post. This year Preservation Week is from April 27-May 3. A joint effort by the archives, library, and museum professions, Preservation Week is designed to share professional expertise on preservation of historical materials with individuals and [...]