Monthly Archives: September 2017

POST FEEFHS: What I Learned

RESEARCH: Being overprepared to research at the FHL can bring great rewards. I don’t know as much as I think I know. Sometimes I am wrong (and glad of it). One can still be successful even if one does not … Continue reading

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East Prussian Websites

DURING FEEFHS Dr. Roger Minert has been training a new generation of professional genealogists. I have heard three of them within the last year and am very impressed with their professionalism, knowledge base, and especially the fact that all of … Continue reading

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DURING FEEFHS: RESEARCH AND CONFERENCE

RESEARCH: The EWZ research required a prior request for film stored at the Granite Mountain, a procedure that has recently disappeared in the age of digitization. By hiring a NARA II researcher near College Park, Maryland, I was able to … Continue reading

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