Vital records

QuickLesson 26: Thinking Through Citations

Researchers love Ancestry and similar websites. Attorneys, biographers, genealogists, medical scientists, professional historians, and students all turn to them as the world’s largest shopping malls for historical records. These providers offer censuses, deeds and land grants, legal suits, medieval manorial rolls, military records, probate proceedings, prison files, vital records, and thousands of other types of materials for studying the past and reconstructing human lives.

Vital Records, Revisited
1 May 2014 When citing unpublished vital records, we have four key issues to consider: :
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Citing Vital Records
24 April 2014 What are the two unbreakable rules for citing vital records--and why do they matter?
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