When you hit the road (or air) for your family history research this summer, don't leave home without our Ultimate Research Trip Collection! This exclusive kit contains the essential advice and supplies you need for visiting archives and courthouses, tromping through ancestral cemeteries and traveling to key research destinations across the country.
This collection includes:
Cemetery Research 101 (download)
You know you've been bitten by the genealogy bug when cemeteries cease to be creepy and turn into a place you can spend hours. Cemetery Research 101 will get you excited about exploring the final resting places of your ancestors and give you the knowledge you need to read tombstones, decipher plot maps and keep your research organized.
Genealogy Research Trip Planner
This guide compiles Family Tree Magazine's best advice for on-the-road research, including the most important element of successful genealogy travel: planning. Load up this ebook on your laptop or ereader and keep our pointers at your fingertips throughout your trip. Safe and happy travels!
Family Tree Pocket Reference
This convenient, timesaving, handy collection of genealogy reference material gathers the best resources, tips, lists and need-to-know facts from the experts at Family Tree Magazine.
Tombstone rubbing kit
OldstoneTM Rubbing Kit contains everything you need to produce beautiful rubbings. The kit includes:
- A beautifully illustrated 66 page instructional pamphlet
- A natural bristle brush to clean soot, dirt and lichens from the surface being rubbed
- 5 large pieces of gravestone rubbing paper
- One brown cupcake wax
- One black cupcake wax
- Masking tape