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RootsTech Day Three

The general session on Saturday morning was, once again, excellent.  There were two main speakers, Mike Leavitt and Doris Kearns Goodwin.

Mike Leavitt shared some stories from his own life.  485 more words


RootsTech Day Two

Friday was another great day at RootsTech.  The general session was fabulous.

Shipley Munson, the creator of RootsTech shared some cool statistics.  We broke the 26,000 attendees mark on Wednesday.  596 more words


Who Do You Think You Are? - Minnie Driver Love

I really love the show Who Do You Think You Are?

I love the full circle, Hollywood style, tell us the story in a condensed format, emotion packed journeys. 125 more words


Studs Terkel Quote

What story can you record today?  A story that future generations will be hungry for?


Photograph Showcase: Almost Ready for a Drive

I love this photo of my great grandfather and his son fixing the car.  The open door is so inviting, I want to hop in and go for a drive.  114 more words


Ancestor Story - Frank & Estelle Duval, From Portrait Studio to Bead Shop - 52 Ancestors

Duval Portraits, East 15 Walton Avenue, Spokane, Washington.  Photo taken 22 January 1954.
Estelle Duval at the front desk of Duval Portraits.  Photo taken 1 April 1954.  700 more words
My Family

Ancestor Story - Sherry Hunter - 52 Ancestors

Written on photo back:  Bill, Sherry, & Vera Hunter, 31 October 1940, Just before leaving for Orcas Island, WA.  Sherry adopted, Photography – Frank D., Oil tinting – Estelle… 603 more words
Ancestor Story