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Carmack's Guide to Copyright & Contracts: A Primer for Genealogists, Writers & Researchers

By: Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo

Price: $15.95  $15.94

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co.:

Our Product Number: RMH218

ISBN: 0806317582

Condition: New. 2005


Index. . 119 pages. What is and what is not protected by copyright? What are your rights to your own genealogical discoveries? When do you need to ask someone's permission to reprint their work? Can you use genealogical information you find on the Internet? In this new book, you can find the answers ro these and similar questions addressing all aspects of copyright law. Each chapter lays out a specific principle of copyright or contracts and then addresses the topic with... View more info

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Family Tree Guide To Finding Your Ellis Island Ancestors

By: Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo

Price: $19.99  $19.98

Publisher: Cincinnati, Family Tree Books:

Our Product Number: RMH217

ISBN: 1558706941

Condition: New. 2005


Index. . 160 pages. Nearly 20 million immigrants arrived through Ellis Island between 1892 and 1924. Since the Ellis Island Web site launched in April 2001, there have been more than 60,000 users visiting it every day, trying to find their ancestors. In this comprehensive guide, you'll discover: the basic information you need to begin your search; tips and strategies for successfuly finding your Ellis Island ancestors online; how passengers lists were created and what in... View more info

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A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Female Ancestors: Special Strategies for Uncovering Hard-to-find Information about Your Female Lineage

By: Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo

Price: $8.99  $8.99

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Betterway Books:

Our Product Number: 607285

ISBN: 1558704728

Condition: Near Fine. 1998. First Edition


152 pages View more info

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The Beginner's Guide to Using Tax Lists

By: Carroll, Cornelius

Price: $18.50  $18.49

Publisher: Baltimore, Clearfield Co:

Our Product Number: RMH167

ISBN: 0806347074

Condition: New. (1997) 2002. Reprint


60 pages. Tax lists are one of our most valuable, if often neglected, sources of genealogical information. Tax lists can refer to personal property tax lists, tithables, poll lists, land tax lists, and rent rolls. They usually divulge the names of heads of households and other males aged 16 or over, as well as valuations of slaves, cattle, horses, other types of personal property, land taxes, and notes of interest. They can be used not only to trace a family's migration ... View more info

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How to Find Your Family Roots and Write Your Family History

By: Latham,William; Higgins, Cindy

Price: $14.95  $14.94

Publisher: Santa Monica, Santa Monica Press:

Our Product Number: RMH212

ISBN: 1891661124

Condition: New. 2000. Revised Edition


288 pages. Bring the past to life! William Latham and Cindy Higgins show you how to trace your family history in a simple, easy, and inexpensive manner. This revised version of the best-selling How To Find Your Family Roots has been updated to include the latest Internet resources and expanded to offer step-by-step instructions on how to write your family history in a way that is as entertaining and exciting as a historical novel! View more info

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Family History 101: A Beginner's Guide to Finding Your Ancestors

By: Melnyk, Marcia D. Yannizze

Price: $16.99  $16.98

Publisher: Cincinnati, Family Tree Books:

Our Product Number: RMH214

ISBN: 1558707069

Condition: New. 2005


144 pages. Family History 101 brings the winning approach of Melnyk's popular Genealogy 101 course to Family Tree Books' friendly format. Readers ease into family history with: * Straightforward tips on tapping the power of the Internet * Checklists, forms, case studies and illustrations to make getting started fun and easy * Guidance to maximize existing information and become a better family historian Beginners as well as school teachers will appreciate Melnyk's reliab... View more info

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The Troubleshooter's Guide to Do-It-Yourself Genealogy

By: Quillen; W. Daniel

Price: $11.95  $11.94

Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor, NY, Cold Spring Press:

Our Product Number: 608770

ISBN: 1593601603

Condition: Fine. 2012. Second Edition


271 pages. The essential follow-on guide from the author of our classic "Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors," this book shows advanced do-it-yourselfers how to tackle common research problems!Leading genealogy author W. Daniel Quillen picks up where he left off in "Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors" in this newly revised second edition. He shows do-it yourself genealogists who have progressed past his beginning steps exactly how to find their ancestors wit... View more info

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Courthouse Indexes Illustrated

By: Rose, Christine

Price: $9.95  $9.95

Publisher: San Jose, CA, CR Publications:

Our Product Number: RMH226

ISBN: 0929626176

Condition: New. 2006


Illus. , index. . 58 pages. Cott, Campbell, Bolman, Russell -- these are only a few of the myriad indexes encountered during courthouse research. Christine Rose has researched in more than 500 U. S courthouses -- indesputably more than any other researcher. She discovered through first-hand experience that indexes range from straight-forward to convoluted. On these pages she shares her accumulated knowledge with illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions. If you thoug... View more info

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Understanding Colonial Handwriting

By: Stryker-Rodda, Harriet

Price: $6.00  $6.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co:

Our Product Number: RMH059

ISBN: 0806311533

Condition: New


In genealogical research it is all very well to locate original records, but to read them correctly is another matter altogether. Few people know this better than Harriet Stryker-Rodda who, after years of experience searching through colonial records, has developed a simple technique for reading colonial handwriting. In this handy little book, Mrs. Stryker-Rodda presents examples of colonial letter forms and script, showing the letter forms in the process of development ... View more info

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Family History Made Easy

By: Szucs, Loretto Dennis

Price: $8.50  $8.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Ancestry:

Our Product Number: 608623

ISBN: 0916489728

Condition: As New. 1998


223 pages View more info

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Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide to Family History & Genealogy

By: Willard, Jim; Wilson, Jane; Willard, Terry

Price: $16.00  $15.99

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company:

Our Product Number: RMH129

ISBN: 0395854105

Condition: New. 1997


Index. A companion to the popular PBS series of the same name. . 212 pages View more info