Sunday, June 30, 2013

BITS AND PIECES: INFORMATIONAL LINKS: LITHUANIA, ARCHIVING

I. Grant Arthur Goshin's presentation, "A Genealogical Journey to Heritage Citizenship: Reclaiming Historical Rights"

     Mr. Goshin presented a passionate and informative talk on June 17, 2013 about his Litvak family and lessons to be learned from history. The handouts/guidelines to his delivery are to be found at:
http://ggochin.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/collated-handout1.pdf

or: http://tinyurl.com/kaxbsyq

The Youtube video of Mr. Goshin's speech is at:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LKgodCyGMI&feature=youtu.be

or: http://tinyurl.com/kcxtgor
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II. "Tips on Archiving Family History"

     Bertram Lyons, an archivist at the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress in Washington DC, wrote a three part series, "Tips on Archiving", for the New York Times.

Part 1. Preserving Audio:  
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/booming/tips-on-archiving-family-history-part-1.html?ref=booming

or: http://tinyurl.com/mdhaq8w


Part 2.  Films, Photos, Digital, and Analog:
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/booming/tips-on-preserving-family-films-and-photos.html

or: http://tinyurl.com/jvpfvy6


Part 3.  Manuscripts, Videos, et al.:
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/12/booming/tips-on-archiving-family-history-part-3.html?pagewanted=all

or:  http://tinyurl.com/kh8bkg4