I’ve been thinking about what to do with all of my resource books and newsletters when I saw this article. Great ideas for donating!
A newsletter reader sent an interesting question this week, asking where to donate newly-found documents that may be of interest to many other genealogists. Here is an excerpt from her message:
“I recently was going through records and old documents that my grandmother had saved and came across an original passenger list of one of my immigrant ancestors from Poland/Prussia in 1895. To the best of my searching, I have not found any other records from this ship and this document is nowhere else to be found. I have scanned mine in so that others may benefit from it. The problem is I don’t know what to do with it. Aside from attaching it to my ancestors records. Where else can I deposit this information?”
I believe I can give some answers but suspect that other newsletter readers can contribute even more ideas. Here are my suggestions:
View original post 681 more words