VGA 2022 Conference: “Navigating” by Jeanette Sheliga

This presentation will be on Saturday, November 12th at 9:00am Eastern. Click here to view the full conference schedule:

Program Description:, or Old Fulton NY Postcards, is a free, historic newspaper website that contains archives of over 50 million pages of microfilmed newspaper images (mostly New York State newspapers, along with collections from other states and Canada). This presentation will give an overview of the content and a variety of search strategies.

Speaker Bio:
Jeanette Sheliga of Jeanette’s Genealogy lives in Lockport, NY and has been researching her family tree since 2002 and lecturing since 2011. She has had the privilege to speak for societies and libraries locally and virtually all over the world. Jeanette is the President of the Virtual Genealogical Association (VGA), holds many offices in her local societies, completed the ProGen Study Group 49, and has attended many genealogy institutes.


  1. I was unable to attend this presentation. Will a recording be available to view? I am from upstate NY (but living in California now) and have attempted to use Fulton History (Old Fulton NY Post Cards) with limited success and had hoped to hear this presentation but could not. Thank you.

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