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This is a guide to resources at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries that may be of use to genealogists.
Finding death dates
This site has transcriptions of tombstone information and pictures of tombstones. It is a way to find birth and death dates.
Find a Grave
Find ancestor's graves in order to find birth and death dates, and to find cemetaries.
General genealogy websites
Web site provided by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with genealogy search information and a way to record one's genealogy and post family pictures.
Resources for genealogists organized by state, historical events, type of records, and other topics.
History at Home: A Guide to Genealogy
This is a very useful short basic guide to doing genealogy.
New York City and the history of Ellis Island
Gives information on the immigration station Ellis Island
US ports of arrival and their available passenger lists 1820-1957
Gives information on US ports of entry including Canadian and Mexican border crossing records.
Nevada census data
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
Search America's historic newspapers from 1789 to 1924 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about U.S. newspapers published from 1690 to the present.
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