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Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 1 of 4: Understand Your Story

Writing your family’s story might seem like a daunting task. However, just like genealogical research and…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 2 of 4: Choose Your Plot

The plot is the foundation of a story. It's the focal point around which a writer…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 3 of 4: Choose Hero / Protagonist Type & Supporting Cast

A protagonist is always the main character in a drama. However, unlike a hero, a protagonist…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 4 of 4: Choosing Your Publishing Platform

At the time of writing this, genealogists are spoiled for choice when it comes to publishing…

Turn on. tune in. Drop Out: GA is now on iTunes, Spotify – and more!

COVID-19 has given the Genealogy Adventures crew some unexpected downtime. So we’re working on projects that…

Free webinar: Techniques for Integrating Documentary and Genetic Information in a Research Report

This lecture provides practical examples of reporting on, analyzing, correlating and integrating information from documentary and…

S03 E20: Black American Heroines: The African American Women of US Journalism with Maya Millett

Black women journalists dared to wield their pens in the names of truth and justice. At…

S03 E19: Women of the American Revolution with DAR’s Clare Marshall

Join Brian Sheffey & Donya Williams online this Sunday as we chat with Clare Marshall from…

S03 E18: A Short Legislative History of Black Hair in America

Black hair – specifically, black women’s hair – has been the subject of legislative control in…

S03 E17: Black Railroad Workers in the Jim Crow Era

We regularly comment on how intertwined genealogy and history are on Genealogy Adventures. Understanding the history…