Sun, 18 May 2008
In this podcast I tell abit about my planned trip to USA this summer. I hope to be present at the Southern California Genealocical Jamboree in Burbank ,California June27-june29th. I speak about a good book about Swedish genealogy Your Swedish Roots.
I have an iterview with Aron Axelsson the former chairman of the The Genealogical Society of Kronoberg /The Genealogical Federation of Kronoberg
It is part of my first little videoproduction "The Day of Familyresearch "
it is also available at rootstelevision
in the rootstube section. Aron Axelssons e-mail is email@example.com
There will be a Swedish Genealogical workshop at the Swedish embassy in Washington may 301th -June 1st. were there will be the possiblility to meat with swedish genealogists for short consultations.
there will be a Emigration Conference in Mellerud in the province of Dalsland aug 15-16. If you want to know more about the Homecomming Year in Dalsland click here.
During the work on this episode i got the news that the Swedish Emigrant Institute here in Växjö is in dagne rof being forced to merge with our local county Museum. I have written about it on this blog may 16 you can also read about it on the Swedish Federation of Genealogical societies english webpage there are also the Institutes former director Ulf Beiboms article
about the supposed merger and links to a petition aginst the planned merger.
This podcast has been nominated to the Swedish Podradioprize I have written about it in an earlier post on this blog in wich I also give instructions on how to vote for the podcast in the diffewrent categories.