Monthly Archives: January 2013

FDR’s Alphabet Soup: Records from the Great Depression

NRA (National Recovery Administration/ National Industrial Recovery Act) 1933- 1936            (declared unconstitutional 1935). The mission of the NRA was to draw up trade codes of fair competition, to set up a managed economy by relieving … Continue reading

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Projects – California Death Index 1905-1939

FamilySearch has just released a new project to create a digital version of the California Death Index which is currently available only in microfiche (or scanned microfiche) form. This is one of those projects every California researcher has been waiting … Continue reading

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