Cyndi’s List: highly respected directory of free genealogy resources and databases online12.
Access Genealogy: vast family history directories and more, good Native American resources26.
British Library, India Office: records on British and European people in India pre 195027.
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Castle Garden: immigration records, pre Ellis Island18.
Chronicling America: giant database of archived US newspapers from the Library of Congress 19. African Heritage Project: records on former slaves, freedpersons and their descendants21.
UK National Archives: official National Archives of the UK33.
The National Archives of Ireland: official National Archives of Ireland34.
Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection: vast number of archived US newspapers47.