Log in

Dorot Back Issues

Features: My Grandmother's Photos; The Untold Story of the Rescue of Syrian Jews; Remembering Harvey M. Krueger; Jewish Genealogy Portal with JewishGen.org; Questioning the Experts: Interview with Nolan Altman Part 1. Program Reports: Jews and the Rise of U.S. Immigration Restrictions in the 1920s; Galician Portraits: The Story of Jews, Gentiles,and Emperors; The Jews of Harlem: The Rise, Decline, and Revival of a Jewish Community.
Features: JDC Archives Adds Warsaw Emigration Cards, Cyprus Births to Names Index; Am I A Great-Uncle? ... Or A Grand-Uncle? What A Controversy!; Sephardic Jews Apply for Portuguese Citizenship; Questioning the Experts: Interview with Howard Teich. Program Reports: Jewish Families Yesterday, Today - And Tomorrow?; Basics and Beyond Workshop; The History, Adoption and Regulation of Jewish Surnames in the Russian Empire.
Features: A Childhood That Never Was: The Story of a Boy in the Holocaust; Questioning the Experts: Rabbi Gerald Sussman. Program Reports: Family Secrets, Jewish-Christian Relations and the Holocaust; DNA Leads an Adopted Daughter to her Birth Mother: Kelly's Story.
Features: Reports from the 36th Annual IAJGS Conference in Seattle & a 25th Anniversary Reflection; Don't Forget the Resource Room; Special Interests at the IAJGS 2016 Seattle; Remembering 1992 - A Very Good Genealogical Year; Questioning the Experts: Jordan Auslander. Program Reports: DNA.Land and Genetic Genealogy: A Path for 'Tikkun Olan' by Citizen Scientists; Long Island's Jewish History.
Features: My Search for my Katzenstein Family from Hessen, 1978 - 2014; Hunting Elusive Jewish Genealogical and Historical Materials on the Internet; Were My Great-Grandparents Married by a Fake Rabbi?; Questioning the Experts: Lauren Shulsky Orenstein. Program Reports: Leo Baeck Institute Family History Success Stories; You’ve Found The Town Name - Now What?.

Features: Serpa Pinto Passenger Lists Now Online; Case Studies: Immigrants on the Serpa Pinto, 1942-1943; The Passenger Lists of Operation Magic Carpet:  A Treasure for Genealogists and Historians; Questioning the Experts: Lauren Shulsky Orenstein. Program Reports: "Yikhes": Researching Your Roots in the Dorot Jewish Division, New York Public Library.

Features: Organizit! The Key to Improving Your Genealogical Research; Making Genealogy Connections Through Literature; Questioning the Experts: Lloyd Ultan. Program Reports: From the Spanish Inquisition to the Present: A Search for Jewish Roots; "Yikhes": Researching Your Roots in the Dorot Jewish Division, New York Public Library.

Features: Searching for Schneidemuhl & Finding Miedzychod; A Tribute to John Martino; In Memory of Stanley Batkin; Pamela Weisberger, In Memoriam; A Look at Options in Genealogical Software; Texas Resident Teams with a Romanian Photographer to Document Jewish Graves in Oradea; 38th Annual IAJGS Conference; Questioning the Experts: Debra Braverman. Program Reports: From the Steppes to the Pampas: The Migration of Eastern European Jews to South America; Three Minutes in Poland; Knish: In Search of Jewish Soul Food.

Features: Eight JGS Members Report on the 35th Annual IAJGS Conference in Jerusalem; JDC Postwar Warsaw Office Records of Historical & Genealogical Importance Now Available; Questioning the Experts: Joanna Lamaida. Program Reports: Stanton Street Shul Tour.


Features: The Industrial Removal Office – A Source for Researching Immigrant Experiences; The Right to be Forgotten and Why It’s Important to Genealogists; Geography of Poland; Geography of the Pale of Jewish Settlement (excluding Poland); Questioning the Experts: Itzhak Epstein. Program Reports: Paper Love: Searching for the Girl My Grandfather Left Behind; Holly Golightly Was a Nice Jewish Girl: Our Ancestors Reinvented; Jews, Liquor, and Life in Eastern Europe.