pdf 31:4 Summer 2010


Features: Who Are the Mezvinskys? A Case Study of How to Do Genealogical Research; Conference Impressions; Questioning the Experts: Ada Green. Program Reports: Naturalization: Where are the Documents?

pdf 31:3 Spring 2010


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.

pdf 31:2 Winter 2009 2010


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.

pdf 31:1 Fall 2009


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.

pdf 30:4 Summer 2009


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.

pdf 30:3 Spring 2009


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.

pdf 30:2 Winter 2008-2009


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.

pdf 30:1 Fall 2008


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.

pdf 29:4 Summer 2008


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.

pdf 29:3 Spring 2008


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.

pdf 29:2 Winter 2007-2008


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!

pdf 29:1 Fall 2007


Features: The Museum of Family History: An Overview; Preserving Memories; From a 1924 Photograph to a Meeting in Amsterdam; The Hottest Online Sources for Researching Your Families in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, and the UK, Part 3. Program Report: Video Memoirs: Preserving Your Family History.

pdf 28:4 Summer 2007


Features: The Hottest Online Sources for Researching Your Families in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, and the UK, Part 2; Family History and the Holocaust: A Day of Learning. The 2nd Annual Lucille Gudis Memorial Fund Lecture Series; Holocaust-related Addresses; Bibliography for Research on Jews in the Lodz Ghetto. Program Reports: Remembrance of Synagogues Past: The Lost Jewish Civilization of the South Bronx.

pdf 28:3 Spring 2007


Features: The Hottest Online Sources for Researching Your Families in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, and the UK, Part 1; A Family Journey Back to Vienna. Program Reports: The Voice of the People: Using the Landsmanshaft Press as a Research Source; Nechama’s List: Update on Jewish Microfilmed Materials at the Family History Library; 27th Annual IAJGS Conference on Jewish Genealogy in Salt Lake City—Sneak Preview. Book Reviews: A Village Named Dowgalishok: The Massacre at Radun and Eishishok; The Grandees of New Jersey: Naar, Baiz, Peixotto, Pretto and Seixas Families.

pdf 28:2 Winter 2006-2007


Features: Did Cousin Rabinowitz Die in the Holocaust?: New and Old Sources of Information. Program Reports: Cuba’s Jewish Community: The Golden Years, 1906-1958; The Curious Case of Morris Jaffe: A Glimpse into Immigrant Life in New York at the Turn of the Twentieth Century.

pdf 28:1 Fall 2006


Features: New York City Synagogue Database, circa 1939; How the Conference [26th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy, New York City] Succeeded. Program Reports: My Future Is in America: Yiddish Immigrant Autobiographies; The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million.

pdf 27:4 Summer 2006


Features: Where to Find New York City Vital Records and/or Indexes; Bennett Greenspan’s Recommended Reading List [scholarly articles about DNA published online]. Program Reports: The Internet beyond JewishGen and Steve Morse’s Website; Stuck in Your Research? Ask the Experts. Book Reviews: My Future Is in America: Autobiographies of Eastern European Jewish Immigrants; History of the Jewish Community of Schneidemühl: 1641 to the Holocaust.

pdf 27:3 Spring 2006


Features: The Development of a Research Project from Conception to Completion [Remembrance of Synagogues Past: The Lost Civilization of the Jewish South Bronx, a book published online]; The Missing New York Passenger List Index; Genealogical Research Can Require Time, Tenacity, and Travel: Researching a German Jewish Ancestor; Online Directories to Manuscript and Archival Collections. Program Reports: The Saga of Jewish Agricultural Colonies in the United States; Sneak Preview: The Center for Jewish History’s Dynamic New Website and Online Catalog; New York Genealogy on the Web.

pdf 27:2 Winter 2005-2006


Features: Lucille Gudis, 1933-2005 z”l; Gesher Galicia Regional Meeting; Finding a Sergeant [follow-up to In Search of a Sergeant, 26:1-2]; A Conversation with Rabbi Avraham Laber [Jewishdata.com]; Letters from the Dead [letters written by Jews held in the Lodz ghetto that are housed in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum]. Program Reports: JGS Membership Brunch; My Grandfather’s House: The Journey Home.

pdf 26:4-27:1 Summer-Fall 2005


Features: Bibliography of Selected Jewish-American Manuscript and General Collections in the New-York Historical Society Library; The IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee; Family History Archive [LDS’s online digitization book project]; What’s New in Jewish Records Indexing-Poland, 2005. Program Reports: Genealogy: The Last Frontier in the Historiography of the Holocaust; Castle Garden Records: 19th Century New York City Immigration History.