The importance of good footnotes

A footnote by NYG&B Record author Donn Devine inspired “Ten-Minute Methodology: Proof in a Footnote” posted in SpringBoard, the blog of the Board for Certification of Genealogists®. The BCG monthly series helps genealogists better understand the Genealogy Standards through examples of best practice. Read the footnote (#67 pp. 12–13) or the full article: Donn Devine, “The European Origin of George Falk (1823–1900), Brooklyn Watchmaker,” The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 112 (January 2013): 5–16.

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