Organizing Your Family History Search: Efficient & Effective Ways to Gather and Protect Your Genealogical Research / Edition 1

Organizing Your Family History Search: Efficient & Effective Ways to Gather and Protect Your Genealogical Research / Edition 1

by Carmack, Sandy Kent, Roger D. Joslyn
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558705112

ISBN-13: 9781558705111

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: F+W Media

As experienced genealogist Sharon Carmack can testify, few hobbies generate more paperwork than genealogy. In her latest guide, she successfully tackles the arduous process of organizing family research, from filing piles of paper to streamlining the process as a whole.

She reveals how to create a flexible filing system that can expand with new data; how to

Overview

As experienced genealogist Sharon Carmack can testify, few hobbies generate more paperwork than genealogy. In her latest guide, she successfully tackles the arduous process of organizing family research, from filing piles of paper to streamlining the process as a whole.

She reveals how to create a flexible filing system that can expand with new data; how to take notes according to this filing system; how to set up an efficient work space, and how to store photos, CD-ROMs, archival correspondence and more.

Additionally, genealogists will receive long-term guidance, learning how to create logs, charts and plans in a special research notebook designed to track progress and keep information straight on research trips. Carmack even offers techniques for preserving precious family histories for future generations through wills and archives.
About the Author:
Sharon DeBartolo Carmack, a Certified Genealogical Record Specialist, has written more than 75 genealogical columns, articles and book reviews, and is the author of five books, including A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Female Ancestors and The Genealogy Sourcebook. She lives in Simla, Colorado.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558705111
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
150
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.91(h) x 0.55(d)

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