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Features: Accessing U.S. Passport Files; Questioning the Experts: Roni Seibel Liebowitz. Program Reports: Polish Records - What They Contain, Where They Are and How to Get Them; Treasure Hunt at the Division of Old Records; Annies's Ghosts: A Journey into a Family Secret; Suddenly Jewish.

Features: For Genealogists, Pages of Testimony Live On; Naming the Lost Victims of the Shoah; Yad Vashem Miracle; Pages of Testimony: An Opportunity Lost; Uniting the Heda Family by Using the Pages of Testimony; "V"; Pages of Testimony Success Story; From Stawiski to Paris: A Yad Vashem Story; When the Ashes Spoke; The Conference is Coming!; Locating South African Relatives in the EIDB - An Update. Program Reports: Creating the Morgenthau Exhibition: A Family Historian Confronts the Twentieth Century; The Lost Synagogues of Brooklyn.

Features: Go West, Genealogists; Report on the 39th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy; Eastern European Jewish Immigrants on the Lower East Side; Dorot Seeks Your Story About Yad Vashem's Pages of Testimony. Program Reports: Exploring the 1940 Census; Mapping Madness.

Features: Dorot Seeks Your Story about Yad Vashem's Pages of Testimony; Red Star Line and Jewish Immigrants; Continuing Genealogical Research in Sulzdorf a.d. Lederheke. Program Reports: What's New On JewishGen.

Features: Program Announced for the 29th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy; Philadelphia Area Jewish Genealogical Resource Directory; Book Review: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean. Program Reports: Harvesting a New Crop of Google Experts; Twentieth Century Probate Research: Confirming Relationships and Finding Family; Preview of the 29th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy; Crossing the River.

Features: Using Historical Newpaper Archives; The Long-distance Genealogist; Gesher Galicia Regional Meeting. Program Reports: From Here to Eternity: Jewish Cemetery Research, Preserv ation and Restoration; Bums, Slummers and Swells: Social Class, Immigration and the Birth of American Popular Culture on the Lower East Side.

Features: Lithuania Internal Passport Project Receives Grant from JGS; Jewish Records Indexing-Poland Presentation on Polish Records; What I Did at the IAJGS Conference: A Personal Blog; Cadastral Map and Landowner Records Project; IAJGS Awards Stern Grant to IGG. Program Reports: Searching Online Historical Directories; The Pages in Between: Unearthing the Hidden Legacy of Two Families, One Home.

Features: A Groundbreaking Visit to the International Tracing Service (Bad Arolsen: Looking Back; Soul Seeking; The True Meaning of Reunification); Abraham Roeser: Lower East Side Hero or Scam Artist; “Identifying Benjamin W. Cohen of New York and New Orleans”: The Backstory; Google Your Family. Program Reports: Fusgeyers: Jewish Immigrants Who Walked to Freedom in the Early 1900s.

Features: Where There’s a WILL, There’s a Way; Using Your JGS Perk…Jewishdata.com; Overlooked Resources: Voter Records; The Heritage of a Diva—Amy Jade Winehouse. Program Reports: Looted Art: One Case from State of the Art: Researching and Restitution; Arthur Szyk: Documenting as a Palette of Life; Identical Strangers: Jewish Adoptees Fill in the Blanks to the Past.
Features: Gesher Galicia Regional Meeting (Galician Land Records and Cadastral Maps; JRI-Poland Update); The Hottest Online Sources for Researching Your Families in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, and the UK, Part 4. Program Reports: Five Lives of Gregory Meisler: Jew, Warrior and Polish Patriot; Creating a Research Group and Website Dedicated to Your Ancestral Town; Trick or Treat–Family History Web Searches; JGS Anniversary and Brunch; Write Your Family History NOW!