Reading Old Style Handwriting: An Essential Research Skill
After you view this class you will know how to watch for the pattern in old English handwritten records. You will know about different writing styles that were used in different time periods. You will have a list of tips to assist you as you get into the records. There are two important exercises, when completed you will know how to create a lettering style alphabet using the U.S. Census and how to use online study guides to improve your writing and reading skills.
This presentation was recorded live for the "Virginia: Bypassing the burned Counties" Expo. The individual Research Guide for this class is included with this video. It is available to download as a PDF immediately upon purchase. If you would like a printed copy of the book Virginia Research Guide: Bypassing the Burned Counties, please click here.
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Product Code: Video Class-VA1503