28 March 2016

Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Peter McCracken

Peter McCracken is the publisher of ShipIndex.org, a site that helps people do research on specific ships. He holds a Masters in Library Science and a Masters in Maritime History. He was a reference librarian at East Carolina University and the University of Washington before co-founding Serials Solutions, a company that helps libraries manage electronic resources, in 2000. He has written a quarterly column about “Maritime History on the Internet” in Sea History magazine for the past ten years.

Sunday, June 5, 2016  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
SU016   Looking for a Ship: How to Research the Vessels in Your Tree 
Learn advanced techniques for seeking information about ships that ancestors emigrated on, served on, owned, built, and more. Locate primary and secondary documents about the ships you’re researching. Level: Int., Adv

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Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

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