Published by Dick Eastman: Attention Wisconsin and northern Illinois Genealogical and Historical Societies: Marquette University is Throwing Away Large Microfilm Collections!

The Wisconsin Genealogical Society’s Facebook page states: “Attention Wisconsin and northern Illinois genealogical and historical societies with your own libraries!! Marquette University is discarding large microfilm backruns of the Chicago Tribune (1849-2009), the New York Times (1857-2009), the Washington Post (1978-2009), and the Times of London (1785-2015). Rather than just dumping these films into a…

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Published by Genealogy’s Star: Is the Microfilm Record Complete?

This past week, I was searching through the microfilm records of the Fourth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library, Family History Library. The FamilySearch Catalog listing for these records is as follows;Church records, 1800-1900 [Fourth Presbyterian]Authors:Fourth Presbyterian Church (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) (Main Author)Format:Manuscript/Manuscript on FilmLanguage:EnglishPublication:Salt Lake City, Utah…

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