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Important Announcements from Chronicling America
 
Two important announcements that will make some terrific additions to Chronicling America. The first adds 4 new states and additions to 10 existing state collections. The second announcement increases the span of years covered by the collection.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/chronicling-america-to-add-4-new-states-newspapers-and-expand-years-to-1690-1963
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This is awesome news! Looking forward to eventually finding some articles and announcements from around 1930 :-) Thanks for the update.
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21 new and updated collections from Ancestry for the period of July 1-15, 2016. From Australia, England, Ireland, Germany, and several U.S. States. Check them out!


http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/ancestry-new-and-updated-collections-july-1-15-2016
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Digitization of old newspapers continues with 21 new projects announced in June, 2016 from 14 different states.
 
Digitization of old newspapers continues with 21 new projects announced in June, 2016 from 14 different states. Check it out! Maybe your desired old newspaper is now online for you to search!

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/21-historic-newspaper-digitization-projects-creating-more-online-collections-june-2016
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39 new and updated free collections from FamilySearch for the month of June, 2016. Check out these free records from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Denmark,, Italy, South Africa, Spain, UK and several of the US states,

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41 new and updated collections from Chronicling America for June, 2016. States included: Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, South Dakota, and Tennessee.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/chronicling-america-updates-june-2016
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Did you know that there are now over 17,500 links to historic newspapers from the U.S. and Canada that are all FREE to search? Check out these lists of links - sorted by State and Province.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/newspaper-research-links.html
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Two important announcements that will make some terrific additions to Chronicling America. The first adds 4 new states and additions to 10 existing state collections. The second announcement increases the span of years covered by the collection.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/chronicling-america-to-add-4-new-states-newspapers-and-expand-years-to-1690-1963
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50 new and updated free collections from FamilySearch for the month of July, 2016. Check out these free records from Australia, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Ukraine, and several of the U.S. states,

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19 new and updated free collections from FamilySearch for the period of July 1-15, 2016. Check out these free records from Ecuador, Hungary, Italy, Peru, Russia, Spain, Ukraine and several of the US states,

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/familysearch-new-and-updated-collections-july-1-15-2016
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Digitization of old newspapers continues with 21 new projects announced in June, 2016 from 14 different states. Check it out! Maybe your desired old newspaper is now online for you to search!

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/21-historic-newspaper-digitization-projects-creating-more-online-collections-june-2016
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June Chronicling America update
 
41 new and updated collections from Chronicling America for June, 2016. States included: Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, South Dakota, and Tennessee.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/chronicling-america-updates-june-2016
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Did you know that there are now over 17,500 links to historic newspapers from the U.S. and Canada that are all FREE to search? Check out these lists of links - sorted by State and Province.

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/newspaper-research-links.html
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Ancestor Hunter | Family History Website Creator | Genealogy Fanatic | Searcher of all things seen and unseen
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Focused on family history and genealogy. Help to educate other researchers with unique tools (Check out The Ancestor Hunt). Build family history websites for myself and for others. Write and publish stories about my ancestors (Check out Braunhart Mania and Marksology)

Former software executive. Vice President at 5 different companies. Went down in flames at 2 of them, left voluntarily at 2, and retired from one.

Partner in custom home building company from 2004 through 2008.  

Total concentration since on genealogy, family history, and website building.
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Went to 3 universities, UC Berkeley, USC, and Cal State Hayward (now East Bay). Graduated from one, grad school at two as well. Lived in several states, tons of travel, survived without being in a bad mood all the time. Vice President at 5 different software companies. Two marriages, two children, one grandchild. Creator of Braunhart Mania, Marksology, and The Ancestor Hunt
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