Category Archives: Research

Viking Warrior was a Woman found with Woven Wire

A warriors grave was found at Birka in the late 1800’s and classified as a man due to the weapons and horses found in the grave.  Examination of the skeleton and DNA analysis has shown that this warrior was a woman.  This woman was also buried with woven wire! The image on historiska.se shows what…

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How to search the internet for an image

This list turned out to be longer than I expected. I have created several more organized pages with this information plus much more. helenejacobs.com/referencelibrary Sometimes you need to find the original image on the internet; either to get more information, or to get a better copy of the image.  Here are some resources to try…

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Research Websites

Research Websites This list turned out to be longer than I expected. I have created several more organized pages with this information plus much more. helenejacobs.com/referencelibrary This is a list of websites that may help in your research.  I will add new ones as I find them.  If you know of one not listed here,…

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