A Special 90th Birthday Gift: Their Life Story in a Video Memoir

Grandparent's Stories

Are you looking for a truly special 90th Birthday gift? For a parent or grandparent? A spouse, sibling or a good friend? For the 90th Birthday gift of a lifetime, one that is certain to move your loved one deeply, capture their life story, family history and memories – in their own words – in …

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How to Organize Old Family Photos

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As a Video Biographer, my clients often tell me they’re overwhelmed by all their old family photos. If you grew up before the digital age, you can probably relate – especially if you were born in the 30’s, 40’s or 50’s, as many of my clients were. After recently helping my 80 year old mother …

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10 Family History Activities

Family tree activities and life stories by Family Line video Chicago

Discover what makes your family unique. See 10 Family History Activities that Grandparents to Grandchildren can do together to learn more about how their ancestors impacted on who the family is today.

These family history activities will give everyone an opportunity to better understand and appreciate their foundations and family legacy while providing a more complete record of the family history for future generations.

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A Special 75th Birthday Gift: Their Life Story in a Legacy Video

Legacy Video by Family Line Video Chicago

Are you looking for a truly special 75th Birthday Gift? For a parent or grandparent? Your spouse? A dear friend? For a 75th Birthday Gift that is certain to touch their heart, give the gift of a lifetime – capture their life story, family history and memories, in their own words, for your family to …

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What is a Family Documentary Video?

Family Documentary video life story video by Family Line Video Chicago

Family Documentary Videos are memoirs on video focusing on family stories and history. Memories of people, places, and things are documented on video or film, often combining interviews with photographs, letters, maps, and other memorabilia. The final product is preserved as a digital video document, or DVD. Learn more.

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Home Movie: 1938 Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field

Chicago Cubs fan life biography video by Family Line Video

Are you a Chicago Cubs Fan? Check out this 1938 home movie of the Chicago Cubs playing at Wrigley Field! The fans certainly knew how to dress for the occasion, looking sharp in their suits and ties. Note the Ricketts name on the building on the background (a relative of the current owner?) and the …

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