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White Rock is a suburb of Los Alamos, New Mexico.&nbsp; Los Alamos is the site of the historic Manhattan Project during World War II and is still the location of the Los Alamos National Laboratory.<br>  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
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'''Location and Map:'''  
  
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*[https://www.google.com/maps/place/366+Grand+Canyon+Dr/@35.8216517,-106.2012938,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x87186ae0fe95f601:0x6d2b2ef98ca04161 Location Map]
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*366 Grand Canyon Dr Los Alamos NM 87544 United States
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*Language:English
  
 
'''Phone:'''  
 
'''Phone:'''  
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>
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*'''1-505-672-9888'''
  
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'''E-mail:'''
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*NM_WhiteRock@ldsmail.net
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'''Hours of Operation:'''
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*'''Tuesday:'''9:30am-12:30pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm
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*'''Wednesday''': 7:00pm-9:00pm<br>
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*'''Thursday:'''9:30am-3:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm<br>
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*&nbsp;and also by appointment
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
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'''Closed for all holidays:''' We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness: Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours.
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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:*A large collection of Los Alamos area obituaries dating from 1963-2008 is available. It was donated to the White Rock Family History Library in 2014 by the Los Alamos Genealogical Association.<br>
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:*In the library section, we have all 7 volumes of the "Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead 1840-1945 Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois" by Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black.
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. The portal is available on all 5 computers and is accessible using Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Google Chrome browsers.&nbsp;
  
 
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:*5 personal computers, a Lexmark printer, a Lexmark Printer / Scanner with the "scan to Family Search" software installed, a microfilm ScanPro 2000, and various older microfilm and microfiche readers.
  
 
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center|Bountiful]] and [[Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center|Chattanooga]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
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''&nbsp; ''The local cemetery is called Guaje Pines and it is well covered by both findagrave.com and billiongraves.com.&nbsp; The billiongraves.com work was the result of a 2014 Eagle Scout project.  
  
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/734 '''FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!''']: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.
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{{Click|File:OGR's by location2.png|Online Genealogy Records by Location|200px}}<br>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:03, 24 November 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


White Rock is a suburb of Los Alamos, New Mexico.  Los Alamos is the site of the historic Manhattan Project during World War II and is still the location of the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 366 Grand Canyon Dr Los Alamos NM 87544 United States
  • List other languages guest will get help with when they come to the FHC center.
  • (Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such as which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)
  • Please include if there is a handicapped accessible entrance.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-505-672-9888

E-mail:

  • NM_WhiteRock@ldsmail.net

Hours of Operation:

  • Tuesday:9:30am-12:30pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:30am-3:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm
  •  and also by appointment

Holiday Schedule:

Closed for all holidays: We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness: Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • A large collection of Los Alamos area obituaries dating from 1963-2008 is available. It was donated to the White Rock Family History Library in 2014 by the Los Alamos Genealogical Association.
  • In the library section, we have all 7 volumes of the "Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead 1840-1945 Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois" by Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. The portal is available on all 5 computers and is accessible using Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Google Chrome browsers. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 5 personal computers, a Lexmark printer, a Lexmark Printer / Scanner with the "scan to Family Search" software installed, a microfilm ScanPro 2000, and various older microfilm and microfiche readers.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Bountiful and Chattanooga FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

  The local cemetery is called Guaje Pines and it is well covered by both findagrave.com and billiongraves.com.  The billiongraves.com work was the result of a 2014 Eagle Scout project.


Links

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

OGR's by location2.png


Volunteer at the Center