Historical Sleuthing

Military

www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm

www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp

www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm

gravelocator.cem.va.gov/

www.archives.nysed.gov/a/research/res_topics_mi_civilwar_dbintro.shtml

 

Maps

www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paerie 

www.ancestortracks.com

www.glorecords.blm.gov

www.pa-genealogy.net

www.cyndislist.com/maps/google-earthhttp://www.cyndislist.com/maps/google-earth/

www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paerie/oldmaps.htm

 

Pictures

www.deadfred.com    $

bluefive.pair.com/pixresizer.htm

bytescout.com/products/enduser/watermarking/watermarking.html 

Photo Formats

Gimp - Photoshop free alternative

 

Cemeteries

www.findagrave.com

www.interment.net

 

Newspapers, Books, Periodicals

fultonhistory.com/Fulton.html

www.newspapers.com

newspaperarchive.com

dp.la

Ray's Place - Pennsylvania Local Histories

www.google.com/patents

Sample1Improvement in furniture-springs by J. H. Dustan & D. W. Akin (Spartansburg, PA)

Sample 2 - Improvement in fences 1873 by George Albro (Columbus, PA)

Sample 3 - Improvement in swings 1873 by Homer J. Blakeslee (Concord Township, PA)

Sample 4 - Improvement in machines for drilling metal 1875 by James S. Schoonovee (Corry, PA)

Sample 5 - Improvement in harvesters 1869 by George W. N. Yost (Corry, PA)

books.google.com

Sample 1 - Record of Pennsylvania volunteers in the Spanish-American War, 1898 by the Pennsylvania Adjutant-General's Office (Over 50 area volunteers)

Sample 2 - The steam user: a book of instruction by Cliff White p. 65 (Climax Engine)

Sample 3 - Colonels in blue:Union Army colonels of the Civil War by Roger D. Hunt p. 32 (George H. Bemus)

 

Internet

www.familysearch.org

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Better Searches - Better Results

www.rootsweb.ancestry.com

www.genealogy.com

 

Research request

Microsoft Templates

Research Request - Corry Area Historical Society, Inc.

 

DNA

www.familytreedna.com

genographic.nationalgeographic.com

dna.ancestry.com

www.genetichomeland.com

Genes offer a deeper peek into our ancestry


Archives

www.archives.upenn.edu

www.si.edu

www.loc.gov

archive.org


Genealogy

Corry Public Library

Union City Public Library

Bliley Family History Site


Pennsylvania Vital Records Information