pdf 26:3 Spring 2005

507 downloads

Features: Reports from the 2005 IAJGS Conference. Program Reports: HIAS: Reconnecting with the Past; What Became of Them? The Fate of the St. Louis Passengers; The Treasures of the United States History, Local History and Genealogy Division and the Dorot Jewish Division of the New York Public Library; Tracing Your Immigrant Ancestors: Using Resources from the National Archives.

pdf 26:1-26:2 Fall-Winter 2004-2005

472 downloads

 Features: Bringing Bukaczowce Back to Life; Suggested Genealogical Resources for a Jewish Library; Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Lodz; In Search of a Sergeant; Genealogical Research from Moscow to Queens. Program Reports: The First Settlers and the First Synagogue; Yad Vashem – Pages of Testimony Online; Using Records of New York State Institutional Hospitals; Yizkor Books Online.

pdf 25:3-4 Spring-Summer 2004

490 downloads

Features:Brooklyn Daily Eagle Online™: A Valuable, Free Resource for Genealogists; Reports from the IAJGS 24th International Conference, July 4-9, 2004, Jerusalem; Gershon’s Story; Orphanage Records at the American Jewish Historical Society. Program Reports: Combining Genealogical and Family Trait Genetic Research; Next-Gen Genealogy: Exciting Pre-teens and Teens about Family History; Read All about It! Historical Newspaper Research; The Jews of Sing-Sing: Might One of Them Belong on Your Family Tree?; Book Reviews: Chinese Exile: My Years in Shanghai and Nanking; From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family History.

pdf 25:2 Winter 2003

481 downloads

Features: Heritage Foundation for Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries; Surname Navigator Online; Hidden Children of the Holocaust and Their Recovery of Jewish Identity. Program Reports: American Jewish Committee, Office of War Records, 1918-1921, and National Jewish Welfare Board, Bureau of War Records, 1940-1969; How to Use the Belarus SIG Website to Find Your Belarussian Ancestors and Their Shtetls; “Beyond the Basics” Seminar; Jewishdata.com.

pdf 25:1 Fall 2003

490 downloads

Features: Researching in London; Next-Gen Genealogy: Teens and Genes: Can We Excite Jewish Teenagers about Genealogy? Here’s How the Samberg Family History Program Does It. Program Reports: Jewish Given Names: Why Is Mordecai, Mortka and Also Max?; Understanding Your Galician Vital Records; the International IAJGS 24th International Conference on Jewish Genealogy; The Avotaynu Guide to Jewish Genealogy; Polish Jewish Cemeteries Restoration Project.

pdf 24:3-4 Spring-Summer 2003

500 downloads

Features: How the JGS Anniversary Luncheon Changed Jewish New York; Washington DC 2003: A Capital Conference. 23rd IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy (reports); “Only in New York” (New York City resources); Genealogical Projects of the Israel Genealogical Society Prepared for the 24th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy, Jerusalem, July 4-9, 2004; Next-Gen Genealogy: The Bar Mitzvah Connection. Using Genealogy to Enrich the Bar Mitzvah Experience–and Vice Versa; Genealogy 101: The 12-Step Approach. A Primer for the Novice Genealogist. Book Reviews: The Enemy at His Pleasure; Sephardic Genealogy: Discovering Your Sephardic Ancestors and Their World; From Suwalki to St. Ignace: A History of the Rosenthal, Reinhertz, Blumrosen, Winkelman and Related Families.

pdf 24:1-2 Fall-Winter 2002-2003

499 downloads

Features: The Top Ten Reasons to Attend the 23rd Annual International Conference on Jewish Genealogy in Washington, DC; Next-Gen Genealogy: Get the Kids Involved! Why We Mustn’t Overlook the Future as We Research the Past; South African Jewish Genealogical Research. Part I: South African Resources in America; Their Spirits Have Found a Home: New Collection Documents Jewish Life in Eastern Europe. Book Reviews: Where Once We Walked – Revised Edition: A Guide to the Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust; Climbing Your Family Tree: Online and Off-Line Genealogy for Kids.

pdf 23:3-4 Spring-Summer 2002

525 downloads

Features: Toronto 2002: A Meeting Place. 22nd IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy (reports); Archival Guides to Documentary Sources of Jewish Interest in the Former Soviet Union; What’s in a Name: Spelling of Names in a Search for Family; The Trials, Tribulations and Travails of a Holocaust Researcher; The Power of Cooperation: A Three-Way Success Story; Rediscovering Our Polish Shtetl: The Restoration of Vilkotch; HIAS Boston Individual Arrival Cards, 1882-1929. Book Reviews: Uncle, We Are Ready! Registering America’s Men, 1917-1918.

pdf 23:2 Winter 2001-2002

507 downloads

Feature: Exploring the Details of Czarist Decrees. Program Reports: The 1930 Census and Useful Websites for Researching the 1930 Census; Genealogical Research at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and Sources of Information on Holocaust Victims and Survivors: An Overview. Book Review: Discovering Your Jewish Ancestors.

pdf 22:4-23:1 Summer-Fall 2001

515 downloads

Features: My Trip to Ukraine, May 2001; Krakow Banns and Marriage Registers; Do You Know When You Were Born?; Slovak Database Initiative; London 2001: 21st International Conference on Jewish Genealogy. 

pdf 22:3 Spring 2001

480 downloads

Feature: Ellis Island News. Program Reports: Organizing Genealogical Research; Genomic Views of Jewish History; Reclaim a Piece of Your History: The HIAS Location and Family History Service; Censuses of the Jews in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (Poland, Lithuania, Galicia, Ukraine and Belarus).

pdf 22:2 Winter 2000-2001

505 downloads

Features: A Primer on Census Research; Census Finding Aids in the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society. Program Reports: Family History Library Research; Yizkor Books and Shtetl Coops; Census Research.

pdf 22:1 Fall 2000

483 downloads

Program Reports: Twentieth Annual Conference on Jewish Genealogy, July 9-13, 2000; Navigating the Revolving Doors of the Former Soviet Union. Book Reviews: The Litvaks: A Short History of the Jews in Lithuania; In Their Words: A Genealogist’s Translation Guide to Polish, German, Latin, and Russian Documents.

pdf 21:4 Summer 2000

468 downloads

Features: The Hamburg On-Line Index vs. Migration from the Russian Empire; Dina Abramowicz Remembered. Program Reports: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Archives; Ancestors, Relatives, Genes and Jews; The Changing Face of Central and Eastern Europe; Genealogical Resources at 31 Chambers Street; Holocaust Research: Documenting Victims and Locating Survivors.

pdf 21:3 Spring 2000

511 downloads

Features: The Hamburg On-Line Index vs. Migration from the Russian Empire; Dina Abramowicz Remembered. Program Reports: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Archives; Ancestors, Relatives, Genes and Jews; The Changing Face of Central and Eastern Europe; Genealogical Resources at 31 Chambers Street; Holocaust Research: Documenting Victims and Locating Survivors.

pdf 21:2 Winter 1999-2000

490 downloads

Feature: Hidden Treasures at YIVO. Program Reports: Using Polish Records at the Family History Center; Finding Naturalization Records in New York City; Resources at the American Jewish Historical Society. Book Review: The Jews of Khazaria.

pdf 21:1 Fall 1999

676 downloads

Feature: Carved Memories: Photographs of Jewish Tombstones. Program Reports: The 19th Annual Conference on Jewish Genealogy, August 8-13, 1999. Book Reviews: Jewish Roots in Ukraine and Moldova: Pages from the Past and Archival Inventories; Stones of Remembrance (Avnei Zikaron); Ancilla to Toledot Charlap.

pdf 20:3-4 Spring-Summer 1999

868 downloads

Feature: The JGSNY Cemetery Project, Some Pointers about Landsmannschaft Plots, and the IAJGS Cemetery Project. Program Reports: Did They Change Your Name at Ellis Island?; Interpreting Tombstones; Aliyah Bet: The Illegal Immigration to Palestine; Jewish Roots in Ukraine and Moldova: Pages from the Past and Archival Inventories; The New Jersey State Archives. CD-ROM Review: Family Quest Archives Digital Microfilm.

pdf 20:2 Winter 1998-1999

448 downloads

Feature: “My Name Was Changed at Ellis Island”–A Myth. Program Reports: Items with Hidden Meanings; How to Create Your Own Family History Book; The Polish-Jewish Records Index. Book Review: Migration from the Russian Empire: Lists of Passengers Arriving at the Port of New York.

pdf 20:1 Fall 1998

472 downloads

Program Reports: The Archives in Kaunas, Lithuania; Internet Resources for Genealogical Research; The Search for Heirs to Pre-Holocaust European Assets; New York Resources Update. CD-Rom Review: 1998 Cemetery Project.