Another day of classes, another round of learning more and trying to apply it to my own
1-Using America's Ethnic Newspapers to Find and Document Your Family with Gena Philibert Ortega......... Excellent
2-The Scoop on Newspapers.com with Peter Drinkwater......... Excellent. Did you know that they are owned by Ancestry.com? Yep!
3-The Full Scoop of Civil Registration Records of the United Kingdom and Ireland with Kathy Warburton......... Excellent.
4- Mind Mapping Your Research Plans and Results with Thomas McEntee........... this afternoon started off a little rocky for Thomas..... technical problems and the IT's were called and they came in from everywhere. As the old joke goes, How many tech's does it take to ............. ?
Thanks to Thomas we learned about a new book that has just been published.
Written by a friend of ours- Ron Arons- titled
"Mind Mapping for Genealogy". How timely!
Yes I purchased it and will read it on the place tomorrow.
7-9pm Saturday Banquet with Katherine York, Archivist San Francisco: In Search of Gold and Rainbows............
Jimi Hendrix....... anyone remember the 1960's...
San Francisco, Haight and Ashbury, the Mission District and MJ.
9-11pm New Year's Eve Party "Out With the Old and In With the New" This is celebrating 50 years of the society beginning in January of 1964. CELEBRATE ON!! Congratulations!! AND this Jamboree is the last one for the current Jamboree Committee who have been together at least 10-12 years. There is a brand new Jamboree Committee waiting in wings to continue in their footsteps and with their blessing for the 2015 Jamboree. Hence the name "Out with the Old & In with the New"...... 10pm is the new Midnight for tonight. I celebrated with all my friends and then was seen crawling to my room. I barely remember going to bed.
10 - 9- 8- 7 - 6- 5- 4- 3 -2- 1 YEA!! Happy New Year and to thee Change over to the new Jamboree Committee. Good Luck.
Paula and Leo and all their committee have done a wonderful job, The Jamboree is the best conference on the west coast - very professional and very progressive. Thank You.
They had a photo booth set up, and plenty of stage hats, glasses, boas etc to get our pictures taken, Here I am with my friend Jean Moss and Paul Hawthorne Cool man! RAD!
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