ORNE 001 – The Microtext Department at the New England Historic Genealogical Society
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In this episode, host Marian Pierre-Louis visits the 4th floor of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) in Boston Massachusetts to interview genealogist Rhonda McClure about the microtext collection.
The microtext department at NEHGS has a large collection of New England microfilm and microfiche. They also have a strong collection of the Canadian Maritime Provinces. Their collection is not limited to these regions but you will have to check their online catalog for details on specific microfilm.
In this interview Rhonda McClure provides an overview of the microtext department with tips for a successful visit.
This 30 minute show will prepare your for a successful research visit to the microtext department.