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Get Acquainted With the Midwest Genealogy Center
posted Monday, February 8, 2016
Most people know of the Library of Congress and the Family History Library In Salt Lake City as the major sources for genealogical research in this country but the Midwest Genealogy Center, part of the  Mid-Continent Public Library in Indpendence, Missouri has a wealth of information on the history of the massive chunk of the country […]

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New York Times Staff Undertakes Task of Selecting From Collection of Unpublished African American Photos
posted Thursday, February 4, 2016
New York Heritage is built on the cumulative effect of collectors across the state and their love of retaining bodies of work or connecting smaller bodies to tell a historical story.  Our history is pieced together more vividly by letters and documents and ephemera but most edifying are the photographs.  Taken as collections, photographs can […]

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