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Evidence Explained: Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace  by Elizabeth MillsUnpuzzling Your Past: The Best-Selling Basic Guide to Genealogy by Emily CroomThe Researcher's Guide to American Genealogy, Third Edition by Val GreenwoodPrinted Sources: A Guide to Published Genealogical Records by Kory Meyerink

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The Art of Memory

It is no secret that I am particularly fond of cemeteries. Unlike many people, I don’t find them to be sad or spooky places. I love them for their park-like beauty, art, and architecture; and of course their history. After reading The Art of Memory: Historic Cemeteries of Grand Rapids, Michigan, I have to believe that its author, Thomas R. Dilley, feels the same way. The book is filled with beautiful photos of cemeteries, tombstones and mausoleums throughout Grand Rapids....

 

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