Mar 22, 2015

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Week 35 Sporting Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogic...

Week 35 Sporting Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy blogging efforts in 2014 – 2015 by focusing on a different kind of genealogical record each week. I wanted a challenge that reflected my own archival background as well as my own genealogy interests and there are probably lots of other records that I could have included. The challenge has an Australian...

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Mar 17, 2015

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Review of Jayne Shrimpton’s Fashion in the 1...

Review of Jayne Shrimpton’s Fashion in the 1940s

Jayne Shrimpton is probably best known in the genealogy research world for her book Tracing Your Ancestors Through Photographs, so I was interested to see what her other books on women’s fashion were like. Fashion in the 1940s published by Shire Books is set against a war time background and the austerity that went with it. While there is a British focus, I think there are...

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Mar 15, 2015

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AFFHO Congress Thoughts – The ...

AFFHO Congress Thoughts – The First Congress 1977

With the AFFHO (Australasian Federation of Family History Organisations)...

Mar 13, 2015

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Week 34 Maps in 52 Weeks of Genealog...

Week 34 Maps in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Mar 8, 2015

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Report on Criminals and Victims Semi...

Report on Criminals and Victims Seminar, 7 Mar 2015

Yesterday I gave a presentation at the Queensland Family History Society...

Mar 6, 2015

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Week 33 Church Records in 52 Weeks o...

Week 33 Church Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Feb 18, 2015

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Week 32 Asylum Records in 52 Weeks o...

Week 32 Asylum Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Feb 10, 2015

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Week 31 Photographs in 52 Weeks of G...

Week 31 Photographs in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Feb 2, 2015

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Week 30 Postcards in 52 Weeks of Gen...

Week 30 Postcards in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Jan 29, 2015

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Week 29 Military Records in 52 Weeks...

Week 29 Military Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...