Family Tree Magazine City Genealogy Guides: Trace Your Ancestors in 31 U.S. Cities [CD]
Tracing your ancestors in a big city can feel like finding a needle in a haystackhow do you locate your family among all those people and records? Family Tree Magazines City Genealogy Guides give you the essential facts, advice and resources you need to find your ancestors in cities across the USA!
This compilation features guides for 31 of Americas biggest and most historically important urban areasthe places your ancestors settled or traveled through, from colonial times to the immigration influx of the early 20th century.
This product is perfect for genealogists looking to:
- Discover new information from city records
- Become more efficient in researching US ancestors
Each city guide features:
- How-to article: An overview of the citys history and genealogical records
- Fast Facts: Key dates, parent counties, historical ethnic groups and industries, population growth and more
- Top Genealogy Resources: Your toolkit of essential websites and printed sources
- Key Libraries, Archives and Organizations: Where to go to get the ancestor records you need
- Records at a Glance: A quick-reference rundown of dates and tips for the citys key genealogical records
- Timeline: A quick look at key events in the citys history
- Top Historic Sites: Best museums, parks and historical landmarks to learn about your ancestors lives and times
- Historical Map: Panoramic birds-eye view of the city as it looked in the past
Cities covered on this CD :
- Charleston, SC
- Fort Wayne, Ind.
- Kansas City, Mo.
- Los Angeles
- Louisville, Ky.
- Minneapolis-St. Paul
- Nashville, Tenn.
- New Haven, Conn.
- New Orleans
- New York
- Newark, NJ
- Portland, Ore.
- Providence, RI
- Richmond, Va.
- Salt Lake City
- San Francisco
- St. Louis
- Washington, DC
- Wilmington, Del.