Julie's Genealogy & History Hub

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2015 ISFHWE Excellence-In-Writing Competition Winners Announced

The International Society of Family History Writers and Editors is proud to announce the winners of the 2015 Excellence-in-Writing Competition.  The winners are:

Category 1 – Columns

  • 1st Place – Ernest Thode, Ask Ernie
  • 2nd Place – James M. Beidler, Roots & Branches: Painful, poignant visit to mentor’s grave
  • 3rd Place – Maureen Wlodarczyk, Genealogy: It’s not a tree or a chart…it’s a story!
  • Honorable Mention – Michael McKeag, Where to Finish? 1 – My Family History
  • Honorable Mention – Carolyn Leonard, When the Cheering Stopped – the last years of Woodrow Wilson

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Who Will Tell Their Story? Posts Will Resume After the First of the Year


With the holidays and several deadlines quickly approaching, I will be taking a break from posting orphan photos for the Who Will Tell Their Story? portion of this blog.  I plan to be back after the first of the year with more photos each week.  Until then, feel free to peruse my previous posts or check out some similar blogs/websites.

Image courtesy of Keerati at FreeDigitalPhotos.net.