A Research Guide To Cartographic Resources

Author: Eva H. Dodsworth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538100843
Size: 36.97 MB
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This book navigates the numerous American and Canadian cartographic resources available in print, and online, offering information on how to locate and access the large variety of resources. Cartographic materials are highlighted and summarized, along with lists of map libraries and geospatial centers, and related professional associations.

Camping Kentucky

Author: Chris Erwin
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493016415
Size: 26.42 MB
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This guide to more than ninety-five public campgrounds in Kentucky is perfect for tent and RV campers alike. Within each campground listing is vital information on location, road conditions, fees, reservations, available facilities, and recreational activities. The listings are organized by geographic area, and thorough site maps will simplify your search for the perfect campground. Look inside for: * Campground locations * Detailed maps * GPS coordinates for each campground * Driving directions * Facilities and hookups * Dates of operation * Fees and reservations * Recreational activities * What equipment and clothing to bring * Tips on wildlife and safety

Appalachian Travels

Author: Olive Dame Campbell
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081313644X
Size: 32.31 MB
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In 1908 and 1909, noted social reformer and "songcatcher" Olive Dame Campbell traveled with her husband, John C. Campbell, through the Southern Highlands region of Appalachia to survey the social and economic conditions in mountain communities. Throughout the journey, Olive kept a detailed diary offering a vivid, entertaining, and personal account of the places the couple visited, the people they met, and the mountain cultures they encountered. Although John C. Campbell's book, The Southern Highlander and His Homeland, is cited by nearly every scholar writing about the region, little has been published about the Campbells themselves and their role in the sociological, educational, and cultural history of Appalachia. In this critical edition, Elizabeth McCutchen Williams makes Olive's diary widely accessible to scholars and students for the first time. Appalachian Travels only offers an invaluable account of mountain society at the turn of the twentieth century.

Genealogy Online For Dummies

Author: Matthew Helm
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 9780764503771
Size: 46.76 MB
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This edition covers everything a new user needs to know about starting an online research project including where and how to find information, how to communicate with other online genealogists, how to find specific information, and how to build their own site for sharing information.