TECHNIQUES, TOOLS & TIPS Articles in the TCGS Bulletin

The entries for TECHNIQUES, TOOLS & TIPS are:

Article Title (location, description) Year Month Vol. Issue# Page
“Tracking the Tract” Using Land Records 2003 Nov 43 3 69
6 Steps to Writing a Successful Genealogy Query 2003 Mar 43 1 23
8870 Formula 1990 Nov 30 2 62
A Genealogy Internet Warning 2002 Nov 42 3 26
A Sad Genealogy Alert: Heritage - Quest and ProQuest 2006 Mar 46 1 6
Abbreviations Commonly Used 1988 Jan 28 1 32
Adoption Records 1998 Nov 38 2 21
Allen County Library Service 2005 July 45 2 55
Amateur Genealogists Pose Problems for State Repositories 1981 Jul 21 3 46
An Internet Genealogy Primer 1997 May 37 1 16
Analyzing Before Life and After Death Experiences 2004 Jul 44 2 58
Archives Dispersal (Proposal), NARA, Washington DC 1979 Oct 19 4 73
Archives Dispersal Action (Response), NARA, Washington DC 1980 Jan 20 1 12
Are Your Letters too Thick? (Resultant: Increased Postage) 1981 Oct 21 4 73
Association for Genealogical Education 1978 Oct 18 4 68
Bible Records (Missouri) (Substitute for Vital Records) 1982 Oct 22 4 90
BLM Records Project 1990 Nov 30 2 58
Born in Virginia? (Boundaries Changed over years 1728-1863) 1988 Nov 28 2 39
British Vital Records Team, The 1962 Jul 2 3 4
Bureau of the Census 1977 Apr 17 2 33
Canadian Passenger Lists 1979 Oct 19 4 67
Caring for Your family's 35mm slide Collection 2004 Mar 44 1 39209
Census Images On-Line 2004 Nov 44 3 74
Census Indexes in Seattle Library 1988 Jan 28 1 29
Census Microfilm Rental Program 1983 Jul 23 3 67
Changes in Loan Policy of National Archives 1980 Apr 20 2 29
Checking a Family Tradition 1984 Oct 24 4 93
Church Archives (nationwide addresses) 1997 Nov 37 2 30
Circle Trees 2003 Jul 43 2 46
City Directory Usefulness - “Straw Goods, Artificial Flowers, and Feathers: Seeking common Threads in City Directories 2003 Jul 43 2 39
Colorado Sues Genealogy Co. (Morphcorp) 2006 Mar 46 1 6
Common Errors Found 1990 May 30 1 13
Computer News - Comparisons of genealogy programs 2006 Jul 46 2 38
Computer News - Submitting Corrections 2006 Jul 46 2 58
County Local History Committees, etc., in the British Isles 1974 Oct 14 4 85
County Newspapers - publishing obituaries 1982 Oct 22 4 94
Court House Research (records available) 1998 May 38 1 14
Creating a Biographical Sketch 2004 Mar 44 1 26
Creating 'Significant Events' Timeline 2004 Nov 44 3 69
Creativity Required: Surname Spellings & Variations 2004 Mar 44 1 25
Date Calculator 2003 Jul 43 2 46
Definitions of Occupations Used in Old Documents and Records 1991 Nov 31 2 55
Did Your German Ancestor Emigrate without Permission? 1994 May 34 1 30
Don't Forget the Microfilmed Soundex for Hard-to-Find Names 2005 Mar 45 1 28
England, New Rates from, (for Vital Certificates) 1981 Oct 21 4 67
Evaluating Evidence 2004 Jul 44 2 40
Excerpts from “A Medical Miscellany for Genealogists” 1999 Nov 39 2 25
Federal Census Microfilm at Seattle Archives Branch 1975 Jul 15 3 44
Federal Census Microfilm at Seattle Archives Branch (Update) 1976 Jan 16 1 10
Finding a Maiden Name 2003 Mar 43 1 31
Finding and Joining an English Family History Society 1984 Jan 24 1 7
First Fruits of National Archives Gift Fund 1984 Jul 24 3 65
Foreign Tourists Offices 1978 Oct 18 4 65
Forgotten Census of 1880, Defective, Dependent & Deliquent Classes 1992 Nov 32 2 44
From the Family Album 1972 Oct 12 4 102
From the Town Records - Warning Out of Town 1971 Oct 11 4 74
FTM CD-ROM, Surname & Given Name Index On-Line 2006 Jul 46 2 54
Funeral Home Records - Greenlee Funeral Home, Pasco, WA 1976 Apr 16 2 28
Genealogia – meanings of letters after a genealogist's name 2000 Nov 40 2 29
Genealogical Nicknames Websites 2004 Mar 44 1 8
Genealogical Research Hint, Re: SSA Letter-forwarding Unit 1984 Jan 24 1 17
Genealogical Societies in Washington 1985 Jul 25 3 46
Genealogy and Heredity - the Evelyn MASSIE Memorial Lecture 1981 Spg 21 1 & 2 7
Genealogy Glossary for Court Records 1984 Oct 24 4 85
Genealogy in Military Records 1971 Oct 11 4 71
Genealogy on Fours Hours A Week 2003 Nov 43 3 89
General Services Administration News 1981 Oct 21 4 78
German Genealogy 1994 May 34 1 5
German Research - Word Translations and form letters in German 1982 Apr 22 2 50
German Workshop - Key to Surnames (Pt. 2 of 2) 1975 Apr 15 2 31
German Workshop - Surnames (Pt. 1 of 2) 1975 Apr 15 2 27
Getting Most from Census Records 1990 May 30 1 29
Go Get the Death Records 2002 Nov 42 3 31
Googling for Village Names 2005 Mar 45 1 29
GSA records available in Seattle 1973 Jul 13 3 59
Guide to America's Indians (Map) 1992 Nov 32 2 43
Hamburg Emigrants 1984 Jul 24 3 70
Heritage Quest Home Page 2005 July 45 2 64
Historical Newspaper Articles - More than just Obituaries 2006 Nov 46 3 75
Home Check List for Genealogy Information 2005 Mar 45 1 13
Honoring Our Ancestors: Bible Rescue Insurance 2006 Jul 46 2 41
How Many 'Grandparents' Do You Know 1982 Oct 22 4 88
How to Obtain Unobtainable Books 1978 Oct 18 4 66
How to whiz (thru College of Arms) 1966 Apr 6 2 15
Illinois Land Sales 1982 Oct 22 4 99
Immigrant Bank finds Fascinating Papers (of Vital Data) 1996 Nov 36 2 19
Immigration Film Strips 1976 Jul 16 3 42
Improving Letter Writing 1990 Nov 30 2 61
Information to share 1974 Jul 14 3 79
International Coupons - mailing costs 1982 Oct 22 4 93
Iowa Records for the Historian 1970 Jan 10 1 6
IRAD - Illinois Regional Archives Depository System 1982 Apr 22 2 48
Is there a Photo of your Great Grandfather? 1969 Jan 9 1 7
Latin in Genealogy 1997 May 37 1 23
Letters in French and Spanish -Translations of, request for service 1982 Jul 22 3 78
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. 1966 Jul 6 3 21
Locating Old Newspapers 1997 May 37 1 12
Looking for a Town in Central and Eastern Europe? 2002 Jul 42 2 32
Lost Census Records 1988 Nov 28 2 36
Making the most of Our Exchange Periodicals 1983 Oct 23 4 91
Maps 1969 Jul 9 3 23
Medical Names for Conditions found on Death Certificates 2006 Nov 46 3 73
Methodist Church Archives 1978 Apr 18 2 38
Military and Passenger Arrival Records- Request Procedures 1984 Apr 24 2 42
Military Research Tips 1998 Nov 38 2 30
Mining Genealogical Information from Published U.S. Newspapers 2005 July 45 2 40
Missouri State Archives - service available 1982 Oct 22 4 90
Missouri State Archives - service not available - a Correction 1986 JanApr 26 1 & 2 12
More Mining Genealogical Information from Published U.S. Newspapers 2006 Mar 46 1 7
My Pet Peaves 1988 Nov 28 2 50
My Success Story (by Yo Sawdey) “Voter Registration yields a Lost Half Sister” 1998 May 38 1 13
Naming Patterns 1976 Apr 16 2 29
Naming Patterns 2000 May 40 1 13
New Jersey Research - For Vital Records 1985 Apr 25 2 31
New Washington Birth Certificate Law 1979 Jul 19 3 54
Newspapers in Genealogical Research - Engagement Statistics 1984 Oct 24 4 96
Newspapers in Genealogical Research - Marriage Statistics 1983 Jul 23 3 57
Newspapers in Genealogical Research - Obituary Statistics 1983 Apr 23 2 31
Newspapers in Genealogical Research - Wedding Anniversary Statistics 1984 Jan 24 1 3
Obituaries: Writing Your Own 2003 Nov 43 3 85
Old Envelopes Can Estimate the Approximate Age of the Writer 2003 Jul 43 2 49
Old Handwriting & Symbols (Short for Names) 1988 Jan 28 1 30
Old Papers 1997 May 37 1 13
Open Letter to other Editors : Re: Print Layout vs. Binding requirements 1983 Jul 23 3 70
Oregon Research Available 1981 Spg 21 1 & 2 27
Orphan Train Children (Where to write to) 1982 Apr 22 2 53
PA, Adams County, Gettysburg, Church Records, Open, Lutheran 1970 Jan 10 1 5
Palatinate, The 1969 Oct 9 4 38
Patterns of Christian Names 1976 Jul 16 3 50
Penrose Memorial Library, Walla Walla, WA 1977 Oct 17 4 62
Perpetual Calendar 1984 Jul 24 3 72
Personal Genealogy Web Pages 1997 May 37 1 20
Personal Research in Ireland 1976 Jul 16 3 41
Phillips University, Enid, Oklahoma, Students Army Training Corps. 1979 Jul 19 3 50
Pictures stuck to Magnetic Pages (not good for genealogists) 1997 May 37 1 15
Publishing your Family History 1985 Apr 25 2 23
Reclaiming Ancient Ancestor Titles 1991 Nov 31 2 53
Reflections … on Family Skeltons 1966 Jan 6 1 7
Relationship Chart 1984 Jul 24 3 71
Reorganization of the National Archives 1985 Jan 25 1 4
Research in Germany 1978 Apr 18 2 24
Research in Indiana 1978 Apr 18 2 27
Research Sources - Indexes to Naturalization Petitions 1992 Nov 32 2 54
Research Sources - Polish Research 1992 Nov 32 2 54
Research Sources - Selective Service Records WWI 1992 Nov 32 2 54
Research Sources - Towns no longer exist? - How and where to find them 1992 Nov 32 2 54
Research Trip to New England 1985 Oct 25 4 55
Researching in Virginia? (Parts of IL, IN, KY, MD, NC, OH, PA, TN, WV) 2003 Jul 43 2 48
Researching Quaker Ancestry 1984 Apr 24 2 37
Reunions 1988 Nov 28 2 35
S.S. Numbers: A Genealogical Resource 1992 May 32 1 28
Search for Ancestors on Google 2005 Mar 45 1 18
Searching for New England Ancestors? 1983 Jan 23 1 8
Searching for Substance 2002 Nov 42 3 20
Seattle Public Library, Genealogy Department 1975 Oct 15 4 62
Section of Land (definition explanation) 1984 Jul 24 3 73
Shifty Boundary Mixes Children - Same house, 4 states of Birthplace over time 1967 Jan 7 1 8
Ship Listings 1997 May 37 1 23
Some Cautions About using Tombstone Records 1989 Nov 29 2 42
Sons of Union Vets of Civil War Seek Descendants 1998 May 38 1 10
Sources of Information 1979 Jan 19 1 7
Sources of Information 1979 Jan 19 1 9
Spokane Public Library 1976 Jan 16 1 8
Starting German Genealogy 1993 Nov 33 2 52
STB (Said To Be) - Three Letters to Avoid a Genealogical Pitfall 2003 Mar 43 1 6
Swedish Emigrant Records Collected 1970 Oct 10 4 51
T.C.G.S. Members tell Success Stories 1982 Oct 22 4 87
The 1900 Census (at National Archives) 1975 Jan 15 1 15
The Dead Amongst the Living 2003 Jul 43 2 64
The Obituary Daily times 2001 May 41 1 30
Trace Your Roots in Norway 1992 Nov 32 2 49
Typing Every Word 2004 Mar 44 1 22
U.S. Census Film in Richland Public Library 1986 Jul 26 3 36
Use of discarded or unused materials in Genealogical Research 1974 Apr 14 2 31
Using Maps to Find Your Way in Genealogical Research 1983 Jul 23 3 61
Vancouver, B.C. Voter's List, 1886 1984 Oct 24 4 92
Veteran's Records, how to obtain 1978 Apr 18 2 29
Vital Records Program, how to for Washington, Seattle & Tacoma 1979 Apr 19 2 29
Wagon Masters serving the Union during Civil War, Identifying the source of a list of names 1998 May 38 1 10
Washington State Heritage Council 1975 Apr 15 2 34
Washington State Heritage Council 1975 Jul 15 3 47
Washington State Heritage Council 1976 Jan 16 1 5
Washington State Heritage Council 1976 Oct 16 4 69
Washington State Research Aids 1983 Jul 23 3 71
Web Links to State Archives 2000 May 40 1 29
Website of the Allen County, Indiana Library 2001 Nov 41 2 4
Western Andersonville Survivors Association 1972 Jan 12 1 4
What Do Those Initials Mean? 2002 Jul 42 2 32
What's In a first Name? 2004 Mar 44 1 7
Widowed? 2004 Mar 44 1 20
William PENN Lives! 1984 Jan 24 1 19
Yellowed Clippings - Preservation of papers 1982 Oct 22 4 88
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