Ances­try adds his­toric photo ar­chive

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine - - ON THE RECORD -

Pho­to­graphs re­veal­ing the chang­ing face of Bri­tain since the 19th cen­tury have been made avail­able to ex­plore on Ances­try. Search­able by date and lo­ca­tion, the Fran­cis Frith Col­lec­tion con­tains more than 220,000 pho­to­graphs of UK cities, towns and vil­lages dat­ing back to 1857. Each im­age can be saved to a mem­ber’s fam­ily tree, where they can be used to help tell sto­ries of in­di­vid­ual an­ces­tors. Search the col­lec­tion at an­cstry.me/1MWZgpM.

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