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New Records on FamilySearch from November 2019: 11 December 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – New Records on FamilySearch from November 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/record-collection-november-2019/ December 11, 2019  – by  Laurie Bradshaw FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in November of 2019 with nearly 19 million new indexed family history records … Continue reading

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Jewell County Historical Society Museum, Mankato – Kansas Tuesdays December 10, 2019

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Museum of the Mississippi Delta, Greenwood – Mississippi Mondays December 9, 2019

I focused on Leflore County, Mississippi for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post – Museum of the Mississippi Delta, Greenwood: https://www.museumofthemississippidelta.com/. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_Mississippi – listed there with a link to the museum’s website, but no article. Official website: https://www.museumofthemississippidelta.com/ Museum of … Continue reading

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Remembering Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941, 78th Anniversary – December 7, 2019

This is a bit later getting posted as I was planning for it to be posted around the time attacks were going on at Pearl Harbor. I re-checked those Mississippians –  Mississippians at Pearl Harbor – Mississippi Department of Archives … Continue reading

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1912-1943 Mississippi Death Index — Access Genealogy

Christopher Smothers, a college student, and professional genealogist who specializes in Deep South research, always wondered to himself why the Mississippi Death index for 1912-1943 was hidden at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History in Jackson Mississippi. Why wasn’t … Continue reading

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Fort Larned Historical Site, Fort Larned – Kansas Tuesdays December 3, 2019

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Jaketown Site and Museum, Belzoni – Mississippi Mondays December 2, 2019

I focused on Belzoni, Mississippi for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post – Jaketown Site and Museum: https://www.belzonims.com/jaketownfaqs.pdf (PDF). Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaketown_Site. I looked for Jaketown Site, Jaketown Museum, and Jaketown Mounds. Official website: http://trails.mdah.ms.gov/mmt/jaketown/index.html (closest I could come to an official … Continue reading

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Boot Hill Museum, Dodge City – Kansas Tuesdays November 26, 2019

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Basic Turkey Brine — Mississippi Delta Hospitality

This basic turkey brine recipe is a chefs dream! It’s easy, delicious, and always assures your turkey will be juicy and flavorful when the big day comes.Every year, for as long as I can remember, this is the brine we … Continue reading

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Brunei Darussalam Maritime Museum, Kota Batu – November 25, 2019

In looking at things to do in Brunei, I found the Brunei Darussalam Maritime Museum – https://theculturetrip.com/asia/brunei-darussalam/articles/20-must-visit-attractions-in-brunei/. It’s about 1/3 the way down the page. I grew up in a coastal area, living most of my first two decades within … Continue reading

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