Fisher talks about Ancestry.com’s exciting announcement concerning their latest upgrade to their DNA results. Plus, two World War I related stories. One has to do with the discovery of a mysterious box in a church in Ireland which contained images of over 130 local young men who went off to fight in the War to End All Wars. Hear about the efforts to identify all of the young men. Also, hear the story about the discovery of a century old 3D camera that had once belonged to the French Army and the images found with it.
Tim Cross from FamilySearch.org talks with Fisher about the efforts of FamilySearch.org to upload stories and photos, and the recent uploading of the one millionth photograph to the free site. Tim also talks about some of the unique images that have been uploaded, how the pictures are screened, and how they can easily be shared to social media. Tim also talks with Fisher about coming features at FamilySearch.org… things we can all look forward to.
Preservation Authority Tom Perry from TMCPlace.com talks about Memory Medallions on tombstones, how they work, and the future of “QR” codes in family history preservation and sharing.
Episode 14 originally aired 10/20/13 on KNRS.