The news includes:
- MyHeritage announces their new Discoveries page, which combines
Matches by People and Matches by Source onto the same page. You can
work through one or the other or both.
- RootsTech 2017 has announced its schedule of free online
broadcasts, and you can view it at https://www.rootstech.org/live-stream-schedule
- Findmypast has released additional records in their Australia
Electoral Roles collection, and a new collection of records of
Early Immigration from Britain, 1636-1815.
- The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society announces an
innovative space, the NYG&B Labs.
- George shares information that the Manhattan District
Attorney’s Office is investigating the death of journalist and TV
star Dorothy Kilgallen on 8 November 1965. The action comes in
response to the book George has discussed here by Mark Shaw titled
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much.
Listener email includes:
- Christine comments about the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition
held in Chicago and the book The Devil in the White
- Barbara also commented on the same event, and she found a book
titled The Congress of Women: Held in the Woman’s Building,
World’s Columbian Exposition, Chicago, U.S.A., 1893 .
- Christine was looking for assistance in locating a family in
Ohio that appear in the 1850, 1870, and 1880 censuses – but not in
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