I would like to join the Homesteaders Project. Is that possible?

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I have ancestors who were homesteaders in the Colorado Territory.  I would like to investigate their influence and contributions (homesteaders).
in Requests for Project Volunteers by Jo Grasso G2G6 (8.3k points)
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by R H G2G Astronaut (1m points)
selected by Pip Sheppard
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Today, 20 May, is the anniversary of the signing of the (United States) Homestead Act. The bill passed and was signed into law by President Abraham Lincoln on May 20, 1862.  I just realized this after I created profiles on two homesteaders today!  Congratulations to all homesteaders!  

by Michelle Enke G2G6 Pilot (214k points)

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