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  • Summer 2010 Cover

    Volume 11, Number 3, Summer 2010

    Images of the
    Revolutionary War Generation

    Up Front

    Greetings from NEHGS

     

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    In This Issue

     

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    Letters & Feedback

     

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    Announcements
    Annual Meeting and Benefit Gala Dinner 2010 • NEHGS welcomes new Trustees and Councilors • NEHGS-AJHS partnership announced • New publications from Newbury Street Press • New searchable databases • Employees of the year • NEHGS in California

     

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    Education Programs & Tours
    Quebec Family History Tour • Weekend Research Getaways • Family History Day, Boston • Salt Lake City Research Tour • Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy 2011 • DNA Seminar • English Heritage Tour and “Who Do You Think You Are LIVE!,” London • Also Coming in 2011 • Online and Boston Educational Programs

     

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    The Online Genealogist

     

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    Features

    Images of the Revolutionary War Generation
    Maureen A. Taylor

     

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    Strategies for Tracing Revolutionary War Veterans
    David Allen Lambert

     

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    The Collections and Publications of the DAR Library, Washington, D.C.
    Eric G. Grundset

     

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    Revolutionary War-Related Research Problems? These Articles May Help
    Henry B. Hoff

     

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    From the North Atlantic to the Great Lakes: Researching U.S. Naval Service During the War of 1812
    John p. Deeben

     

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    Country Life in New England — Then & Now
    Louise Heath MIller

     

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    Boston’s Holy Trinity German Church: Its Formation and Its Records
    Michael E. Hager

     

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    Documenting a German-American Jewish Family: The Obermayers
    Lynn Betlock

     

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    Piecing Together My Nova Scotia Ancestry — Online
    Lynn Mastrangelo

     

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    Seen Elsewhere: New York-Related Articles in 2008–2009 Issues of Some Non-New York Journals
    Henry B. Hoff

     

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    Columns

    Genetics & Genealogy
    Sewall Family DNA: A Project Status Report
    Eben W. Graves

     

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    Manuscripts at NEHGS
    Revolutionary War Collections at NEHGS
    Timothy G.X. Salls

     

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    Diaries at NEHGS
    Excerpts from the Diary of Brigadier General Jedidiah Preble (1707–84) of Falmouth, Maine
    Robert Shaw

     

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    Tales from the Courthouse
    From Mann Hill to Cowen Rocks: A Tale of Early Scituate
    Diane Rapaport

     

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    Focus on New York
    Peopling New Netherland
    Dorothy A. Koenig

     

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    Family Focus
    Genealogies in Progress, Genealogies Recently Published, Other Books & CDs Recently Published, Family ASsociations, DNA Studies in Progress

     

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    About NEHGS

     

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