September 23, 2017

Google Earth Updates: More Cities for Your Family History Research

Google Earth 3D Image of Berne SwitzerlandGoogle Earth has been hard at work, adding more in-depth image coverage to its already vast 3D visual archive of the world’s places. You can now take a free high-res virtual tour of the following cities:

  • Anaheim, CA,
  • Albuquerque, NM,
  • Birmingham, AL,
  • Little Rock, AR,
  • Reno, NV,
  • Springfield, MO,
  • Wichita, KS,
  • Berne, Basel and Lausanne, Switzerland,
  • Ulm, Germany, and
  • Canberra, Australia.

Want to learn more about using Google Earth for family history? These two videos give you a glimpse into my Google Earth for Genealogists series. Watch these clips and be inspired about the potential of this powerful online tool for mapping and imaging your family past.

About Lisa

Lisa Louise Cooke is the Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, an online genealogy audio show and app. She is the author of the books The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox, Mobile Genealogy, How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, and the Google Earth for Genealogy video series, an international keynote speaker, and producer of the Family Tree Magazine Podcast.