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  • American Ancestors Summer 2014

    Volume 15, Number 3, Summer 2014

    Finding Your Ancestors in “Warning Out Records”

    Up Front

    View from the Family Tree

     

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    In This Issue

     

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    Connecting Families. Advancing History

     

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    Ask Our Genealogists

     

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    News

     

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    Programs & Tours

     

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    Staff Profile

     

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    Features

    Robert Love Walks the Streets of Boston and Warns Strangers
    Cornelia H. Dayton and Sharon V. Salinger

     

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    Warnings Out and Notifications
    Ann S. Lainhart

     

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    Introducting Elements of Genealogical Analysis
    Roberts Charles Anderson, FASG

     

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    Excerpts from Abandoning America: Life-stories from early New England
    Susan Hardman Moore

     

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    Cherished Mementos: Engraving by Richard Brunton from the Earliest Years of the American Republic
    Deborah M. Child

     

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    “We should like to sit down by your fire side and chat”: The Letters of Asa and Sophronia (Spencer) Smith of Massachusetts and Ohio
    Oriene Morrow Springstroh

     

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    The Maine Genealogist Now on AmericanAncestors.org
    Joseph C. Anderson II, FASG

     

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    Columns

    AJHS-NEA Spotlight
    Glimpses into Greater Boston’s Jewish Past: Three Collections Highlighting Early Twentieth-Century Education and Philanthropy
    Judith A. Garner

     

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    Manuscripts @ NEHGS
    Manuscript Items, Large and Small: A Cross-section of the R. Stanton Avery Special Collections
    Timothy G.X. Salls

     

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    Focus on New York
    New York-Related Articles in 2012–2013 Issues of Some Non-New York Journals
    Henry B. Hoff, CG, FASG

     

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    Family Focus
    Genealogies Recently Published, Other Books & Recently Published

     

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    From Our Collections

     

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