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Ancestry Collaborates with Gannett to Digitally Archive More Than 80 U.S. Newspapers

Written by BusinessWire on 27 August 2015 – Ancestry announced its collaboration with Gannett Co., Inc. to digitize more than 80 daily newspapers across the nation., an Ancestry business unit, and Gannett will provide a historical newspaper viewing experience complete with full text search, clipping and sharing features. Together, they expect to deliver more […]

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Wright Brothers Newspapers to Be Posted Online

My father was proud of the fact that he was born before the Wright brothers made their famous “first flight” – being born October 11, 1903. He commented on it often. Of course, by December, the Wright brothers had made history, and dad hadn’t done much yet, but that’s beside the point. The Wright brothers […]

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Father & Daughter (my mom) Reunited After 43 Years

Fifty-six years ago last month, a daughter was reunited with her father who she hadn’t seen for 43 years – not since she was less than 5 years old. That daughter was my mother, nee Virginia Cornett Feller. I was reminded of the reunion while searching for Meitzlers at last evening. The event is […]

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