Monthly Archives: December 2012

FDR’s Alphabet Soup – Records of the Great Depression

Cath Madden Trindle CCC – Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942. NARA RG35 The Civilian Conservation Corps was created to provide employment and vocational training for needy young men through work in the conservation and development of natural resources. 2.5 million young … Continue reading

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California Records

Do you know where all the records for your county are stored? Representatives of FamilySearch were recently told that many California counties were transferring older records to historical societies and museums. For genealogists this may be a good move as … Continue reading

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