Old News – St. Patrick’s Day

Today is St. Patrick’s Day. A local Society was planning to have a dinner to celebrate the day in 1916. THE CATHOLIC JOURNAL Friday, March 17, 1916 GAELIC SOCIETY DINNER. The Gaelic Society of Rochester has announced that more than five hundred tickets have been sold for the fifth annual banquet to be held at …

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Good Roads Booklet

I uploaded a 20 page booklet titled “Good Roads; Monroe County, N.Y. and Federal Highways, 1918.” It was put out by the Good Roads Committee of the Rochester Auto Association which even in 1918 was affiliated with the national Automobile Association of America (AAA). The Committee was pushing to have roads improved for use of …

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Two Solutions for FTM

It was announced at the end of last year that Ancestry.com would stop selling Family Tree Maker (FTM) software. That sent some people into a panic as it is the only genealogy software that they have ever used. Then it was announced that FTM was sold to MacKiev who had  been writing the MAC version …

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More Kodak Employee Magazines

I uploaded 5 more Kodak magazines. These are magazines that were issued to employees in the US from 1920 to at least 1943. In 1943 Kodak then started Kodakery which was in newspaper format. That was sent to employees until 2005 when they started just sending employees emails. The issues that I uploaded are: Vol. …

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