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Family photo detective : learn how to find genealogy clues in old photos and solve family photo mysteries / Maureen A. Taylor.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch K 929.1 T244f 2013 (Text) 33126018332407 KY Nonfiction Available -
Covington Branch K 929.1 T244f 2013 (Text) 33126024417713 KY Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781440324987 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1440324980 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 173 p. : ill. (some col) ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"First edition published in 2000 and second edition published in 2005 as Uncovering your ancestry through family photographs." -- [p. 174].
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Bringing the past to life -- Talking with relatives -- Cased images: daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes -- Paper prints and negatives -- Color and digital photographs -- Identifying the photographer -- Images from birth to death -- Looking for clues -- Identifying costume -- Reading the clues in photographs -- Photograph albums -- Adding up the clues.
Summary, etc.:
Historical family photos offer a glimpse into the lives of our ancestors, but the images-- and the stories behind them-- often fade away as decades pass. Taylor shows you how to study the clues in your old family photos to put names to faces and recapture their lost stories.
Subject: Genealogy.
Photographs in genealogy.

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