Monthly Archives: June 2013

Weekly Update

20 July: Merced County Genealogical Society birthday celebration 27 July: The Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research, (SHHAR) will hold a recognition luncheon honoring Mimi Lozano, past president. Mimi served as president of SHHAR for over 25 years. 12:00 pm, Sat., July … Continue reading

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Legisltive Alert!! It may not be too late to stop SB 71 (Now Assembly 76)

The case for stopping this bill has been wonderfully stated by “The Legal Genealogist” in today’s blog More records access trouble: California.  Methods to contact the Governor’s office have been outlined in the blog. We have been advised that it … Continue reading

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Weekly Update

 13 July: Genealogical Society of North Orange County, special one day seminar featuring Geoffrey D. Rasmussen, Fullerton Public Library Conference Center 14 July: Immigrant Genealogical Society, Henry (Hank) Jones, Jr. “How ‘Physic Roots’ Became an ‘Unsolved Mystery’,” 15 July: Deadline for … Continue reading

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FDR’s Alphabet Soup: Records from the Great Depression

EHFA  (Electric Home and Farm Authority) created by Executive Order 6514 19 Dec 1933 terminated Executive Order 9256 13 Oct 1942 NARA RG 234.6.2 It was all well and good to bring electricity to the farm, but without “modern” appliances … Continue reading

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Legislative Alert!!! Stop CA SB 71 !!

From Peggy Rossi – CSGA Legislative Watch Chair ….. I received a call and the message below this morning from Jan Meisels Allen of IAJGS. It is a heads up to a “trailer bill” attached to another bill. Please read below … Continue reading

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