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Ancestry Free Access to Year Books Through September 2, 2019

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