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Missouri Digital Heritage

Missouri Digital Heritage
Explore our Collective Past More than 9 million records can be accessed through Missouri Digital Heritage, including the collections of the Missouri State Archives, the Missouri State Library and other institutions from across the state. We’re always working to help local organizations digitize their collections and share them online. If you have ideas or suggestions, please send them to Videos and Featured Content Missouri Death Certificates 1910 - 1961 Listen to the audio tour from our Civil War exhibit, or watch a video preview. This video explores the history of Lincoln University and its Civil War connection. View more <h3><! Moments in Missouri: Missouri's Political Milestones Explore the History of the Civil War Missouri State Archives: Presentation Videos

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Atlas of Historical County Boundaries Project National Data Click on the national map to see all of the Atlas' content related to the nation at one view. Like the state map above this content includes interactive maps, shapefiles, and metadata. Boundary Animations US Historical State & Territorial Boundaries, 1783-2000 (3:00) US Historical County Boundaries, 1629-2000 (0:30) US Historical County Boundaries, 1629-2000 (3:00) US Historical County Boundaries (1629-2000), with State/Territorial boundaries (1783-2000) (0:30) US Historical County Boundaries (1629-2000), with State/Territorial boundaries (1783-2000) (3:00) US Historical State & Territorial Boundaries, 1783-2000 (0:30) US Historical State & Territorial Boundaries, 1783-2000 (3:00)

Resources for Genealogists and Family Historians Skip Navigation. Resources for Genealogists Home > Research Our Records > Resources for Genealogists Now online - Start Your Family Research Learn to Use Google in Genealogy Searches - Google Genealogy Tips Since the Google search engine went live in September 1999, it has changed the way people search the web. Today, many genealogists use Google for their genealogy internet and surname queries, and for good reason. Not only does Google produce accurate and relevant search results, Google is extraordinarily fast and flexible.

These round pictures were some of the first candid snapshots For more than half a century after its invention, photography was the exclusive domain of professionals and skilled enthusiasts, requiring bulky, expensive equipment and extensive training to capture and develop an image. That changed in 1888 with George Eastman’s creation of the Kodak camera. The device was a wooden box covered in leather, small and light enough to be carried by hand. Inside was a roll of film with enough room for a hundred photographs. To take a picture, one needed to simply turn a key to wind the film, pull a string to set the shutter, point the lens in the direction of the subject, and press the button.

Wayne County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide to Wayne County, Kentucky ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records. 1800--Wayne County was created 18 December 1800 from Cumberland and Pulaski Counties.County seat: Monticello [3] Populated Places Neighboring Counties Wayne County Kentucky Genealogy Resources African American Research Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States A spectacular historical atlas refashioned for the 21st century Here you will find one of the greatest historical atlases: Charles O. Paullin and John K. Wright's Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States, first published in 1932. This digital edition reproduces all of the atlas's nearly 700 maps. Many of these beautiful maps are enhanced here in ways impossible in print, animated to show change over time or made clickable to view the underlying data—remarkable maps produced eight decades ago with the functionality of the twenty-first century.

Ellis Island Immigration Photos: We're All Immigrants Photo identified as "Protestant woman from Zuid-Beveland, province of Zeeland, The Netherlands." Three women from Guadeloupe in fancy dress. A tattooed German stowaway allegedly deported in May 1911. Rev. Joseph Vasilon, a Greek-Orthodox priest (circa 1905). A Greek evzone, which is a member of a light infantry unit in the Greek army.

The city of New York. Resources Title The city of New York. Tips for finding adoption or orphanage records Ancestry Searching Even if you know the birth date and place—and even the mother's name—some states and even hospitals are known to not cooperate. The first piece of real evidence you need is the birth certificate. Century Farms Home Century farms and ranches have shaped the nation. Amidst every kitchen, behind every faded barn door, and in every soiled and calloused hand lie untold stories of those who feed our nation. As an industry, we are called to discover these stories and share with consumers everywhere the contribution farmers and ranchers have made to our American heritage. It is time to redefine sustainability and put a face to the farmer who fills our cupboards and clothes our backs.