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SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH


Genealogy at the World-Famous Family History Library

Program #: 7031RJ
History & Culture
Also available without accommodations for commuters
6 nights
7 days

Date Selected:


3/9/2014



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Family Tree Pocket Reference


Author: Family Tree Magazine


Description: SKU: Y0008, ISBN 13: 9781440308895 This convenient, time saving, handy collection of genealogy reference material gathers the best resources, tips, lists and need-to-know facts from the experts at Family Tree Magazine. Use the Family Tree Pocket Reference to find: Definitions for unfamiliar terms and acronyms US state fast facts Family tree software at a glance Genealogy data websites Surname origins Naming practices by culture Census dates and questions US immigration ports and so much more! Stash the indispensable Family Tree Pocket Reference in your computer case, tote bag or, yes, your pocket, and take it with you wherever you research. 192 pages



Pioneer Women


Author: Linda Peavy (Author), Ursula Smith (Author)


Description: Pioneer Women, The Lives of Women on the Frontier provides a rare look at frontier life through the eyes of the pioneer women who settled the American West. Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith vividly describe the hardships such women endured journeying west and making homes and communities on the frontier. Their hopes and fears and, most of all, their courage in the face of adversity are revealed in excerpts from journals, letters, and oral histories. Illustrated with a fascinating collection of seldom-seen photographs, Pioneer Women reveals the faces as well as the voices of women who lived on the frontier. (144 pages)



The Official Guide to Ancestry.com


Author: George G. Morgan


Description: ISBN-10: 1593313195 ISBN-13: 978-1593313197 Whether you are coming to Ancestry.com for the first time or have used it for years, you need The Official Guide to Ancestry.com. Written by noted genealogist and lecturer George G. Morgan, this official guide takes you inside the #1 website for family history research for an unprecedented tour. This second edition includes chapters on the new search at Ancestry, MyCanvas, and Ancestry DNA. In addition, it helps you create and develop your own Family Tree, explore obscure databases you didn't know existed, and more. You've always known Ancestry.com was a valuable resource. Now you can learn to use it like never before. 300 pages About the Author GEORGE G. MORGAN (Odessa, FL) is an internationally recognized expert in the field of genealogy and a widely published author of books, magazines, and journal articles.



What's Included...

Genealogy at the World-Famous Family History Library


You won't find a better value. Included at no additional cost on this date...

  • 6 nights accommodations
  • 17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
  • Expert-led lectures [x]

    Led by one or more of our world-class instructors, typically in a classroom setting, lectures come in the form of presentations, discussions or workshops and offer expert insight into your area of study.
    Expert-led lectures: 13
  • Hands-on experiences [x]

    Learn by doing in these "hands-on" activities directed by an expert.
    Hands-on experiences: 14
  • Performances [x]

    A performance can range from a night at the opera to a visit from a local performer at your hotel.
    Performances: 1

Plus these special experiences...

  • In the heart of down-town Salt Lake City, experience the week researching your family tree in the largest Genealogical Research Center in the world!
  • Enjoy the best of Salt Lake City's main attraction right out the front door, Historic Temple Square where the famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir rehearse.
  • Salt Lake City, known as the "Crossroads of the West" sits in a beautiful valley surrounded by Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains.
  • Explore and learn more about your ancestors, not only where and how they lived and died, but how untold stories comes alive before your eyes.
And more...
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