Category Archives: California Genealogy

Projects

I have been a bit remiss in checking for California projects on FamilySearch as we went for quite a long time without any.  But there is a project available on the indexing site now.  It is a collection of Alameda County … Continue reading

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Society Update

    Join the country’s genealogists as they sign the Bill of Rights for Genealogists.  Read more on the Legal Genealogist Blog:  We’re genealogists… and we vote    California Genealogical & Historical Projects Check out Orange County CA Genealogical Societies … Continue reading

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FDR’s Alphabet Soup: Records from the Great Depression

Cath Madden Trindle WPA Federal Theatre Project 1935 – 1939 (NARA 69.5.4) The primary goal of the Federal Theatre Project was to implement the reemployment of theater workers who were on public relief rolls, including actors, directors, playwrights, designers, vaudeville artists, and … Continue reading

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  June 5-8 2014 Burbank CA Schedule California Genealogical & Historical Projects  California History at Night , a photography project by Sarah Blair is seeking $4000 to photograph California Historical Sites at night.  You can read more and see a video … Continue reading

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Society Update

May 1 – Vallejo-Benicia Genealogy Society   – Election – Potluck – Foreign Research –  Check website or contact program chair for more information.

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