April meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Philadelphia #general
Date: Monday, April 10, 2000
Time: 7:45 PM
Place: The Newman Building at Gratz College
Old York Road (Route 611) and Melrose Avenue
Melrose Park, PA
Speaker: Jefferson Moak
Topic: The Philadelphia City Archives: What,Where&How
Jefferson Moak has been an archivist with the Philadelphia City
Archives since 1987. Prior to that he worked at the Free Library
of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Historical Commission. He
serves on the board of Genealogical Society of PA. Mr. Moak
is the author of several books about archival material in Philadelphia.
Mr. Moak will discuss the records of interest to genealogists that
can be found at the Philadelphia City Archives, and how to access
that information. He will also answer questions.
Special Offer for New Members and other Beginners!
Come 30 minutes early and hear more experienced members
of JGSP give advice and counsel on issues that interest and
perplex you. Come at 7:15 and stay for the regular meeting
Interested friends are always welcome!
Refreshments will be served following the meeting
Ride Sharing Program: (215) 947-7374
RUSSIAN SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP: The next meeting
will be held April 16, at 1:30 p.m. at the usual location,
Klein Branch JCC, Red Lion Road and Jamison Avenue.
COMPUTER SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP: The next meeting
of the group will be held at Gratz, 7:30 p.m., on April 6th.
Topic: Part 3 of the series, Doing Genealogy Through the Internet
For all who are researching Philadelphia roots and need
information on local resources; cemeteries, funeral directors,
repositories (and much more) please visit the JGSP website:
Lois Sernoff [JGSPhiladelphia]