This week, I’m going to mention a family that is the furthest back in time that I have been able to go. Thanks to research done by previous generations of my family and others, we’ve figured out that my grandmother’s paternal side is descended from the Beltoft family from Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, England in the 1400s. 102 more words
Sara Georgini has an essay about the massive Adams Papers editorial project at The Junto. After 60 years, the project has published over 50 volumes of Adams documents. Georgini's article explains how documents are selected for publication, organized and published. It is a fascinating project in both it scale and complexity. Here are some the Adams Papers that are available at Powell's Books.