The Story Behind the Photo + a RootsTech Contest

The Story Behind the Photo -- Boundless Genealogy

Have you ever opened a box of old photos, or a dusty photo album? Instantly, those photos transport your mind to a different time, conjuring up all the sights, sounds, scents, and people that were there, even if they aren’t shown in the photo. The saying “a picture is worth…

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Find Your Ancestor’s STORY in the Newspaper

Find Your Ancestor's STORY in the Newspaper -- Boundless Genealogy

The best way to preserve an ancestor’s life history after we have completed our research is by writing down their story. But is there a story in all those dry facts? Where else can you go to discover the story of your ancestor? A favorite go-to resource is newspapers. Oh, the stories you can find in old newspapers!

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