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The Daily Genealogist: Reader Finds Family History in Archival [L.A.] Times Photo

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Jean Powers
Associate Editor

An L.A. Times reader spotted her grandmother in a 1942 photograph that accompanied a story about Terminal Island, at the Port of Los Angeles, being named one of America's most endangered historic places by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

The Daily Genealogist: Rooting Out a Hindu Family History the Traditional Way

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Jean Powers
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A woman raised in the U.S. went to Haridwar, India, in search of her genealogical past, as recorded by her family’s “hereditary priest.”

The Daily Genealogist: Meet Your New Cousin, the First Lady: A Family Story, Long Hidden

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Jean Powers
Associate Editor

This article, adapted from the newly-published work, American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama, reports on some of the First Lady’s family history. 

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