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The Daily Genealogist: Major U.S. Genealogical Repositories

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Betlock Lynn

Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

Last week's survey asked which major U.S. genealogical repositories readers have visited. 4,040 people responded to this survey. The results are:

15%, Allen County Public Library,Ft. Wayne, Indiana
4%, Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research, Houston,Texas
4%, Dallas Public Library, Dallas,Texas
22%, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library,Washington, D.C.
35%, Family History Library (FHL), Salt Lake City, Utah
23%, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
3%, Midwest Genealogy Center, Independence, Missouri
26%, National Archives, Washington, D.C.
30%, National Archives facilities outside of Washington, D.C.
43%, New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) Research Library, Boston, Mass.
15%, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y
9%, Newberry Library, Chicago, Ill.
6%, Sutro Library, San Francisco, California
23%, I have not visited any of the above repositories.

This week's survey asks how long you've been conducting genealogical research. Take the survey now!

Posted by Andrew Hanson-Dvoracek at 05/01/2013 04:09:08 PM | 

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