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  • * Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from NEHGS!
    * NEHGS Holiday Closing
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    * Readers Respond: The Value of Holiday Newsletters
    * A Note from the Editor: Preserving Memories at Christmas
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Various Western States Indexes
    * Stories of Interest
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    * New England Quarterly Seeks New Editor/Institutional Home
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    * A Note from the Editor: The Merchant Mariners Muster & Other Online Maritime Resources
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
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    * Now Available in the October 2013 Issue of the Register
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    * Spotlight: Warren County Genealogical Society, Ohio
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    * Coming Soon in the Fall 2013 Issue of American Ancestors
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
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    * Irish Genealogy Study Group
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    * Rhode Island History Online Directory Initative
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    * Spotlight: Terrace Public Library, British Colombia, Canada
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    * NEHGS Bookstore Sale on Must-Have Titles
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    * Writing in Register Style
    * Readers Respond: Ancestors Who Spoke Languages Other Than English
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
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    * Great Migration Sale at the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * Artifacts from NEHGS Collection Exhibited at Ellis Boston Antiques Show
    * The Irish Immigration Experiences Mass. Memories Road Show
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
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    * A Note from the Editor: Library of Massachusetts Digital Collections
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    * Halloween Sale at the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * NEHGS to Be Featured at the Ellis Boston Antiques Show
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Bayliss Public Library, Michigan
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    * Portable Genealogists on Sale!
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    * NEHGS Salt Lake City Member Reception
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    * Walter Muir Whitehill Prize in Early American History Announced
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
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    * NEHGS to Be Featured at The Ellis Boston Antiques Show
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    * Four Centuries of Massachusetts Furniture: A Collaboration
    * Readers Respond: Visiting Childhood Homes
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Petersburg Public Library, Alaska
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    * Classic Reprints from the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * Irish Genealogy Study Group
    * A Note from the Editor: Making Connections with the Past in Syracuse and Visiting Boston
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Cemetery, Montréal, Quebec
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    * NEHGS Bookstore Sale on New York State Titles
    * 2014 Research Tours and Programs Announced
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    * A Note from the Editor: A Featured Blog
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Davis Cemetery, Alabama
    * Stories of Interest
    * New Titles in the Portable Genealogist Series
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    * Doris Kearns Goodwin to Speak at NEHGS 2014 Annual Dinner
    * A Note from the Editor: Readers Respond
    * Name Origins
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Various Library Databases: Obituaries and Birth Notices
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    * NEHGS Featured in Recent Who Do You Think You Are? Episode
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    * Coming Soon in the Summer 2013 Issue of American Ancestors
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    * Great Migration Book Sale!
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    * In the July 2013 Issue of the Register
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    * NEHGS Author Roger Thompson on Fieldstone Common Radio
    * Treasure Family Photos Campaign at MyHeritage.com
    * NEHGS Library Closing Early on August 13
    * Old Connecticut Path Update
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Harvey County Genealogical Society, Kansas
    * Stories of Interest
    * Save 15% on Three NEHGS How-To Writing Guides
    * Upcoming Tour
    * Thirty-third IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy
    * Readers Respond: Civil War Ancestors
    * Name Origins
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Dakota County Historical Society, Minnesota
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    * NEHGS Semi-Annual Used Book Sale!
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    * New York State Family History Conference
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    * The Royal Baby: Genealogical Connections
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: St. Augustine Genealogical Society
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    * Spotlight: Cemetery Databases: Kentucky, Nebraska, and California
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    * New Brunswick Research Tour
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    * New Online Guides for Boston and Suffolk County, Massachusetts
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Crawford County, Kansas
    * Stories of Interest
    * Free Shipping on “Portable Genealogists”
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    * Getting Started in Genealogy
    * Irish Genealogy Study Group Meets on June 29
    * A Note from the Editor: More on Mehetabel
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Oxford County Library, Ontario, Canada
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    * Two Early Conference Regisration Deadline Approaching
    * A Note from the Editor: The 1950 Federal Census
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Larchmont Historical Society, New York
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    * Great Migration Book Sale Extended
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    * NEHGS Participating in Blue Star Museums
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    * A Note from the Editor: A Featured Blog
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    * Great Migration Book Sale
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    * David Lambert Featured on RadioBoston
    * Latest Issue of The Great Migration Newsletter Now Available
    * NEHGS Library Renovations
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    * San Francisco and the Wine Country: An Exclusive Tour with NEHGS
    * Vermont Civil War Sesquicentennial Website
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Illinois Cemetery and Obituary Databases
    * Stories of Interest
    * Sale on Westward Migration Books
    * Upcoming Education Program
    * NEHGS Database News
    * In the Spring 2013 Issue of American Ancestors
    * NEHGS Library Renovations
    * International Conference on Jewish Genealogy
    * “Mehetabel Chandler Coit: Finding ‘Her Book’”
    * Readers Respond to Last Week’s Name Survey
    * Name Origins
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Aspen Historical Society — Archive Aspen
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    * Sale on Select Titles in the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * NEHGS Library Holiday Closing
    * In the April 2013 Issue of the Register
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    * A Note from the Editor: Readers Respond
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    * Spotlight: Midwestern Historical and Genealogical Society Resources
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    * Sale on Two New York Titles
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    * Spotlight: Grosse Pointe Public Library, Michigan
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    * New from Newbury Street Press
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    * Irish Genealogy Study Group
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    * Spotlight: Canadian Cemeter Databases: Saskatchewan and Manitoba
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    * Spotlight: Omaha Public Library
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    * Attend the NEHGS Annual Dinner Honoring David Gergen
    * Old Photographs of Two Remarkable Libraries
    * A Featured Blog: AncestryInk
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: On Eternal Patrol
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    * Four Connecticut Titles on Sale at the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * Attend the NEHGS Annual Dinner Honoring David Gergen
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    * A Contribution to the “Huddled Masses” Exhibit
    * A Review of Ralph Tailor’s Summer: A Scrivener, his City and the Plague
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Washington State Resources
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    * Native American Titles on Sale at the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * Attend the NEHGS Annual Dinner Honoring David Gergen
    * Veterans of the (British) Civil War
    * Name Origins
    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Midwestern Cemetery Databases
    * Stories of Interest
    * At the NEHGS Bookstore: Settlers of the Beekman Patent
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    * NEHGS Welcomes New Genealogist to the Staff
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    * RootsTech 2013
    * A Note from the Editor: Intriguing Photographs
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    * The Weekly Genealogist Survey
    * Spotlight: Various Databases - New Jersey and Louisiana
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    * New Family Tree Charts and the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * A Note from the Editor: The Gathering and “Return to Your Roots”
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    * Spotlight: Brighton District Library, Michigan
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    * New Family Tree Charts and the NEHGS Bookstore
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    * What I Learned Working in the Leather Mills
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    * Spotlight: McHenry County Genealogical Society, Illinois
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    * Ancestry Day with NEHGS
    * In the January 2013 Issue of the Register
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    * NEHGS Library Holiday Closing
    * Coming Soon in the Winter 2013 Issue of American Ancestors
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    * Mapping the Boston Poor: A Talk Sponsored by the Colonial Society of Massachusetts
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    * Spotlight: Fair Oaks Cemetery, California
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    * New Release: Family Photo Detective by Maureen Taylor
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    * David Allen Lambert Podcast Available on Fieldstone Common Radio
    * Photos Sought for Canada’s Great War Album
    * A Note from the Editor: A Daily Dose of History
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    * Spotlight: The Historic Union Cemetery, Redwood City, California
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    * Sale on Great Migration Titles Extended
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    * A Note from a Reader: A Second Cousin to the Rescue
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