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The Resource Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries, Maureen A. Taylor

Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries, Maureen A. Taylor

Label
Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries
Title
Family photo detective
Title remainder
learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries
Statement of responsibility
Maureen A. Taylor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Historical family photos offer a glimpse into the lives of our ancestors, but the images-- and the stories behind them-- often fade away as decades pass. Taylor shows you how to study the clues in your old family photos to put names to faces and recapture their lost stories
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Maureen Alice
Dewey number
929.1072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR147
LC item number
.T39 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genealogy
  • Photographs in genealogy
Label
Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries, Maureen A. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "First edition published in 2000 and second edition published in 2005 as Uncovering your ancestry through family photographs." -- [p. 174]
Contents
Introduction -- Bringing the past to life -- Talking with relatives -- Cased images: daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes -- Paper prints and negatives -- Color and digital photographs -- Identifying the photographer -- Images from birth to death -- Looking for clues -- Identifying costume -- Reading the clues in photographs -- Photograph albums -- Adding up the clues
Control code
ocn813860181
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
173 p.
Isbn
9781440324987
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)813860181
  • a1016952
Label
Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries, Maureen A. Taylor
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "First edition published in 2000 and second edition published in 2005 as Uncovering your ancestry through family photographs." -- [p. 174]
Contents
Introduction -- Bringing the past to life -- Talking with relatives -- Cased images: daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes -- Paper prints and negatives -- Color and digital photographs -- Identifying the photographer -- Images from birth to death -- Looking for clues -- Identifying costume -- Reading the clues in photographs -- Photograph albums -- Adding up the clues
Control code
ocn813860181
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
173 p.
Isbn
9781440324987
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)813860181
  • a1016952

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