0:02 / 1:22:25 Family History Today: Reading between the Lines in your Family’s Papers

Family papers can tell us a lot about our family histories, but without proper historical context, much of what these documents might tell us is lost. In this presentation, Michael Simonson provides crucial context to historical documents you might find in your own family history research, allowing you to understand your discoveries on a deeper level. While he focuses on examples from German and Austrian family papers, his presentation’s themes are applicable to genealogical researchers of all backgrounds.

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