Are You Interested in Genealogy? - A Comprehensive
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In and Around Fayette
Appalachian Treasures Gateway is a directory of
sites with content appropriate for research about Appalachian history,
culture, physical and social environments, social customs, and images and
stereotypes. It also includes links to bibliographies, organizations, events
and other gateways focusing on Appalachia
Here are a couple of sites relating to
Fayette County that you might find interesting:
and Coke Heritage Center - An exciting web site presented
by Penn State University Fayette, Home of the Patch/Work voices project.
Don't miss this chance to learn about the history of the coal region.
- Tourist information about Fayette County
- Highlighting Somerset, Fayette and Westmoreland County attractions.
Web Site - Visit Ellis Island to see the American Family Immigration
History Center and family history records.
New York City Ports: Ellis Island - Although this particular web site is
for a cleaning company in New York City, the main feature is a section
related to the importance of Ellis Island. Thank you, Alyssa
The History and Significance of Ellis Island -
This small island is a witness to the birth of a nation comprised of
immigrants that made the leap of faith and traveled to a new land without
any promises or guarantees. Thank you, Amelia.
- Find essays on history, articles on current issues and economic facts.
Travel and vacation
essentials are offered.
Researching the History of a House - If you live in a house that's more
than a few decades old, you might wonder about its history.
Other Sites of
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- Explore Booklicious and the joy of reading and literacy.