JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Ancestry Free Access to Year Books Through September 2, 2019 #general


Jan Meisels Allen
 

Free access to Ancestry collection of over 400,000 (US) yearbooks through
until 02 Sep 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET. To find your local comparable time use
time zone converter Yearbooks provide personal photographs, quotes which
may be humorous, best in class etc. There is also a daily challenge

Go to: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/yearbook-pictures

You will have to register with name, password and email address- no credit
card information required.

When your search finds the record you are looking for, If you try to access
any of the suggested records that appear on the right side you will be
invited to subscribe. Same if you try any collections other than the
featured Year Book Collection. Only the yearbook records are free access.
Not every schools' yearbooks are available on Ancestry. While I could not
find my school year book, I was able to find other relatives' yearbooks. You
are able to copy the photos to your computer by right clicking on the photo
and save image as.

I have no affiliation with Ancestry and am posting this solely for the
information of the reader.

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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