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June 2015

Ava (Sherlock) Cohn – Clued-In: Case Studies from The Photo Genealogist & Annual Meeting

June 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Gann Academy,
333 Forest Street, Waltham, MA 02452 United States
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What can we learn from our ancestors’ photos? Ava (Sherlock) Cohn, the Jewish genealogy sleuth, explores how and why it is important to find the clues our ancestors left us in their photographic portraits. Sherlock defines photo genealogy and explodes common myths about dating Jewish photos. Learn what clues an expert looks for, how to organize an approach to dating and interpreting photos and how to match photo information with vital records. Sherlock presents two of her challenging cases to…

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