APP 3: Contextualizing Our Roots
- Using the Library of Congress's Chronicling America and evidence gleaned from your time on Family Search and/or Ancestry, examine the events and goings-on in the state (or country) during the year one of your ancestors was born.
- Write a 200-word description of the local events and their significance for the area in which his or her ancestor was born.
- Email Dr. Marshall your findings before the beginning of our next class. Please read about email etiquette.