Writing The Family Story

Annotation:Book and website lists and notes for 'Writing the Family Story' presented Nov. 19, 2013 at VPL.

Annotation:Great book to read - before setting out to write a book.

Annotation:“Telling Stories: Bring Your Family Tree to Life…” article by Lisa Alzo, published in Western Pennsylvania History, Fall 2004. Link to author's website: http://www.lisaalzo.com

Writing A Compelling Family History [videorecording]
Writing A Compelling Family History [videorecording] DVD - 2003 929.1 C28w Available in some locations

Annotation:Presenter - Sharon DeBartolo Carmack, with James Warren.

Scrapbooking your Family History
Scrapbooking your Family History By Best, Laura Book - 2005 771.46 B561s Available in some locations

Annotation:The same author has a book, 'Memories of a Lifetime', with free art for family history - a variety of birth, marriage certificates, etc. some trees. CD included.

Digitizing your Family History
Digitizing your Family History Easy Methods for Preserving your Heirloom Documents, Photos, Home Movies and More in A Digital Format By McClure, Rhonda R. Book - 2004 929.10285 M12d Available in some locations
Managing A Genealogical Project
Managing A Genealogical Project A Complete Manual for the Management and Organization of Genealogical Materials By Dollarhide, William Book - 1999 929.1 D66m1 Available in some locations

Annotation:Great explanations and examples of organizational/numbering systems useful for genealogy and family history presentation and publishing.

Carmack's Guide to Copyright & Contracts
Carmack's Guide to Copyright & Contracts A Primer for Genealogists, Writers & Researchers By Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo Book - 2005 929.1 C28c Available in some locations

Annotation:Good to read even though written from a USA legal perspective.

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Books about writing family history at Vancouver Public Library. Selected for the Writing Your Family Story session, November 19, 2013 presented by the British Columbia Genealogical Society.

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