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A Trip to the Past
Anne Paye took a journey that brought her together with her deceased ancestors.
November/December 1997
Ancestor as a Private Person, The
Advice on how to convert your lists of names and dates into detailed and interesting family histories, from Terrick FitzHugh's classic book How to Write a Family History.
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Bringing Your Ancestor to Life
Tips on extracting family history from the pages of newspapers.
July/August 1998
Cooking Up a Family History
A Cincinnati woman combined her family history with old recipes and is sharing them with others.
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Family History Kept Bottled Up
Sleeman's President John Sleeman discovered that brewing is in his blood.
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Family Reunions
Lots of work goes into planning the annual gathering of the Callaway Family.
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Family Trees are Best Untrimmed
What do you do with those hours of videotaped family interviews? Steven Strauss shares his thoughts.
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Genealogy and Life Defining Moments
Beverly (Smith) Vorpahl recalls the moments when she felt closest to the past.
September/October 1998
Genealogy Bug, The
Linda Gaylord-Kuhn admits that sometimes we get overly absorbed in our hobby.
March/April 1998
Lyles Station
Todd Gould relates the history of a "negro colony" in Indiana.
July/August 1997
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Planning Your Research Trip
Joanne McCarthy gives some advice on how to plan your trip.
September/October 1998
Probable Character of Deborah Bachelor Wing, The
Beverly Wing attempts to reconstruct the character of her ninth-great-grandmother.
May/June 1998
Publishing Your History
You've done the research and it's time to get it published. Here are a few people who can help.
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Rascals in the Family Tree
Sarah Sargent doesn't think we should be ashamed of mischevious ancestors.
November/December 1997
Tuning Into Genealogy
A look at what the Ancestors series on PBS has to offer, and how PBS is working to make the Ancestors experience more than passive viewing.
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Writing about Women Ancestors
Sharon DeBartolo Carmack describes how we can write about our female ancestors in this extract from her book Discovering Your Female Ancestors.
July/August 1998
Writing the Narrative
Terrick FitzHugh describes how to write a readable family history.
September/October 1998

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