Sunday, December 11, 2011

[UK] National Archives Has Free Podcasts

Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen

The National Archives of the United Kingdom made available several podcasts*
for free. Go to: http://nationalarchives.gov.uk/podcasts/.
Some of the topics are:
Making Geographical Sense of the Census--from their one-day conference on
the census October 1, 2011;
Exploding the Mysteries of the Bomb Census--details how one may research air
raid bomb details during WWII using maps, photographs etc.;
Twentieth Century Treasury Records;
The 1911 Census: A Vision of England;
The Land Tax 1692-1963;
Nineteenth Century Soldiers, Getting the most from on-line resources;
Overseas Births, Marriages and Deaths in the National Archives
and many more which may help you with your genealogical research in the United Kingdom.

* podcasts are defined by Wikipedia as: A podcast (or non-streamed webcast) is a series of digital media files (either audio or video) that are released episodically and often downloaded through web syndication.

Jan Meisels Allen
IAJGS Vice President
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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