May 30, 2007
Drew clarifies the item from last week concerning using photo
folders as screen savers, and updates the latest regarding finding
the descendants of opera singer Henri Scott. George and Drew
discuss military records of all types.
May 23, 2007
News and announcements include Lisa Louise Cooke's new weekly Genealogy Gems Podcast (available online at genealogygemspodcast.com), the latest version of Reunion software for the Macintosh (www.leisterpro.com), the Records Access digitization and indexing program of FamilySearch, and the successful recent annual...
May 16, 2007
Listener mailbag includes an item from the editor of the Swedish
American Genealogist (www.etgenealogy.se/sag.htm) about displaying
photos as screen savers. Drew discusses Argali (argali.com),
PC software that makes it easy to look for phone numbers and street
addresses, and George discusses mortality schedules.
May 8, 2007
Announcements include Footnote.com's Revolutionary War documents, the WeRelate.org wiki social networking site, the June 8-10 Southern California Genealogical Society Jamboree in Burbank (www.scgsgenealogy.com/jamboree.htm), the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City's study of genealogy to understand heart disease, and...
May 2, 2007
News includes the disastrous fire at the Georgetown (DC) Public Library and the new US/Mexican border crossing records collection at Ancestry.com. Mailbag includes lessons learned from crashed external hard drives, access to a newspaper project ("Chronicling America") at www.loc.gov/chroniclingamerica, and a lot of...