ERIC Number: ED390433
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
[Genealogical Research Packet.]
This packet informs inquirers about the genealogical and local history resources housed at the Library of Michigan, including cemetery directories, census records, city directories, family histories, plat maps and other land records, military records, newspapers, specialty periodicals, and vital records. It provides background information about the local history collection, policies relating to items' circulation and use, and a map to the library building. A directory of the Michigan Genealogical Research Network, which includes both genealogical societies and individual professional genealogists, is included. The packet also offers tips for how best to pursue family research, a guide on using the coded microfilm system, lists of suggested genealogical sources, and some advice on how to read and interpret sample genealogy-related forms and vital records. (BEW)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Library, Lansing.
Identifiers: Family Research; Library of Michigan; Special Collections (Library); Vital Statistics
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