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Tom Underhill

Tom Underhill published his first book 19 years ago and started publishing books full-time two years later. Since 1999, Creative Continuum has specialized in publishing high-quality, short-run books, including family histories, memoirs, and photo and fine art books. During the last several years, Tom and his company produced more than 400 family history heirloom books, printed more than 12.5 million pages and scanned more than 13,500 photographs.
Creative Continuum has published several award-winning books. Among them, The California Missions as Art won a Davey Award in 2007 for design. A History of African-American Families and Slaveholders in Cass County, East Texas was awarded the Best Genealogy in Texas in 2005.
Tom’s speaking experience includes most of Southern California’s family history fairs and other major genealogical conventions. He has also presented at the Utah Genealogical Association’s annual conferences. Tom presented at the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Associations and at the 2005 FGS annual convention in Salt Lake City.
He is the author of thirteen books. Tom currently serves as the webmaster and developer for the Orange County FamilySearch Library.
Tom has been quoted in a number of publications including the Deseret News, Hartford Courant and the Dallas Morning News.

2014 Sessions with Tom Underhill

3G Interviewing to Get the Story
Syllabus: Underhill14_Perfect_Interviews.pdf
 
5A How to Shoot Impressive Cell Phone Photos
Syllabus: Underhill1.pdf
 


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