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Help index the 1940 census so it'll be searchable by name. Do a batch (one page) in a half hour (or less) and you're done...unless you want to pitch in and do some more -- I've done a bunch already. Genealogists now and forever will love you for it! https://www.familysearch.org/volunteer/indexing

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Collection Of Historical Artifacts

Collection Of Historical Artifacts -- pinned for the beautiful tree pattern and the Asturian armour

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John Quincy Adams: The First Photograph Of A President

John Quincy Adams (1843). The earliest confirmed photograph of an American President.

Remarkable map: a bird's-eye perspective view of New York City, was created by Will L. Taylor ("chief draftsman"), and published by Galt & Hoy of New York in 1879.

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Afternoon eye candy: Raoul Bova (32 photos)

Raoul Bova ~ theBerry ~ Feb. 6, 2012

Did you know that not all records on Ancestry.com are indexed? Even when they are, sometimes it is useful to view an entire set of passenger lists or a whole neighborhood in the census. Join Crista Cowan as she shares with you how to use the "browse" features for any collection of images on Ancestry.com. You'll discover how to understand records in context and gain another tool for finding those obscure relatives that might help you break through your #genealogy brick wall.

'How To Identify Antique Photos' ~ If you have ever been the happy recipient of a box full of old family photographs, you may also have experienced the dismay of discovering some or all of them are not labeled with names. This article covers various techniques to determine the age and subject of these photos to help learn their identities.