Basic Genealogy, Part Nine: Read All About It! Finding Your Ancestors in Newspapers

Watch as Bill Eddleman, associate director of the Cape Girardeau Research Center, discusses free and subscription services available to find newspapers, what records are likely to be found in papers, and how to access records that appeared in those publications.

Part of SHSMO's Missouri Digital Newspaper Project, find free digital newspapers on the SHSMO website at

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Music: "Summer" by Yakov Golman, courtesy Free Music Archive.

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