Tuesday, June 28, 2005

Researching in Salt Lake City

Of course, genealogists will think immediately of the Family History Library, but there are other research sources in or near SLC also.

The Marriott Library: Salt Lake City's Little-known Genealogical Gem (U of I) by Chad R. Milliner: http://www.ancestry.com/learn/library/article.aspx?article=2825

The Harold B. Lee Library (BYU) also holds extensive genealogical material: http://www.lib.byu.edu/

Staying in SLC
SLC Convention & Visitors Center: http://www.visitsaltlake.com/go/genealogy.shtml

Richard Eastman updates his hotel critiques yearly: http://www.eogn.com/surveys/SLC
   Comments are always solicited and displayed. The latest: http://eogn.typepad.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/2005/10/where_to_stay_i.html

Annette Hulse describes the City Creek Inn. ...2 blocks from FHL... $48 for a room with 1 Queen, $58 for a room with 2 Queens.... No amenities," but clean, safe, cheap and convenient. http://www.citycreekinn.com

Tips on Making Your SLC Research Trip A Big Success: http://www.rootsweb.com/~genepool/slc.htm

Advice for the First-Time Visitor to the FHL: http://www.rootdig.com/adn/fhl_lessons.html

Salt Lake City Library: Ready, Set, Go!: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/articles/slc.shtml

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. - John Quincy Adams

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