Footnote announced 18 August it would be changing it’s name to Fold3 in it’s commitment to offering the finest and most comprehensive collection of U.S. Military records available on the internet. Why Fold3? Fold3 will be adding millions of U.S. military records as it continues to not only host existing records but expand it’s military … [Read more…]
Ancestry announced on 23 Sept 2010 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire iArchives, Inc. and its branded Web site, Footnote.com for about $27 million dollars in a mix of cash, stock and assumption of liabilities. The acquisition should take place by the fourth quarter of 2010 and will mean iArchives will … [Read more…]
Footnote has worked with the US National Archives to put millions of Civil War records online and now, for the month of June you can view the collection free of charge. Included in the collection are thousands of photos, maps, service records, and pension files, as well as some personal accounts and writings making it … [Read more…]
Footnote has decided to extend free access to it’s US Census Collection until April 30, 2010. You will have full access to the entire collection until then and if you find you like using Footnote, then you can subscribe now for an Annual Membership for only $49.99!