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29 Mar 2016

Free Family History Books Online – Tuesday’s Tip

By |29 Mar 2016|Digital Collections, Family Photos & Records, Genealogy|Comments Off on Free Family History Books Online – Tuesday’s Tip

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 collection includes family histories, county and local histories, genealogy magazines and how-to books, gazetteers, and medieval [...]

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 women who married foreign-born men in the United States between 1907 and 1922 lost their [...]

15 Jul 2014

Google Maps Offline – Tuesday’s Tip

By |15 Jul 2014|Apps, Maps|Comments Off on Google Maps Offline – Tuesday’s Tip

Google Maps Offline (Courtesy CNET) Are you interested in using Google Maps offline? There are two big advantages to using Google Maps offline this way: Save money by going easy on your data plan Avoid that dreaded "No Service" message Using Google Maps online (i.e., with your [...]

29 Apr 2014

Preservation Week 2014 Textiles

By |29 Apr 2014|Archival Supplies, Family Photos & Records, Preservation|Comments Off on Preservation Week 2014 Textiles

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 organizations. As part of this celebration, this retired archivist and Sassy Jane are featuring five posts [...]