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Below are some links for family history resources and questions – start planning a project for family visits this holiday season.  They don’t have to be long, they don’t have to be formal.  But try one and figure out how it might work best for your family or community. For inspiration : Storycorps Click here […]

On Saturday and Sunday my husband and I watched from the Port of Mabana on Saratoga Passage looking west as the canoes paddled their way north towards LaConner. It was inspiring to watch these amazing vessels and imagine the experience. They navigated their way against significant headwinds most of the day. This traditional Coast Salish […]

Our Women’s Legacy Project now has a new home – snohomishwomenslegacy.org We have 67 stories and are hoping for 100 – if you would like to contribute, please contact info at snocoheritage.org – our editorial committee will consider all new biographical stories about women in Snohomish County history.   We especially welcome histories of women’s organizations! […]

Thanks to Margaret Riddle, Betty Lou Gaeng of the Sno-Isle Genealogical Society and Louise Lindgren of Index for their new additions to the Women’s Legacy Project biographical histories.  We now have 60 of 100 planned women’s stories – now including many untold stories of Native American women and Louise’s account of the life of a […]

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