Lightning Source, Inc. Ebooks For on-the-go genealogical research: a handy reference guide to the American events that shaped your family’s history.
Unlock new records in your family history research by understanding the historic events of your ancestors’ eras. This quick and convenient guide outlines the major political, military and social events in the United States from the colonial era through 1940. It also includes immigration trends and census dates to help you narrow your research focus and find genealogy records faster.
Use The Genealogist’s U.S. History Pocket Reference to find:
Timelines, charts, quick lists and maps of major events
Popular foods, songs and books of each era
Timelines of wars and other military events
Dates for federal, state and special censuses
Immigration data including major ports and countries of origin
. . . and so much more! Stash this indispensable book in your computer case, tote bag or, yes, your pocket, and take it with you wherever you research.
“This book is so handy and amazing to have on your desk for quick look-ups. When I’m researching an ancestor, I don’t just want to know their birth and death dates. It’s all the stuff in between that’s interesting, right?” —Serendipity Tree