JGSO: Mark Your Calendars - November 19th Meeting #general
Ronald D. Doctor <rondoctor@...>
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Oregon (JGSO) invites you, your
family, and friends to our November monthly meeting, another very
special meeting with a special guest speaker.
Finding the Gems at the National Archives in Seattle
A presentation by Patty McNamee
US National Archives - Seattle
Patty McNamee, Archives Specialist with the Seattle branch of the
National Archives (NARA) will review their holdings and how to access
them. She will discuss census, immigration and naturalization, and
military records as well as many types of records that are not as well
known but are useful to genealogists.
Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2003
Time: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Place: Mittleman Jewish Community Center (MJCC)
6651 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, Oregon 97219
This event is *free* to JGSO members, and members of the Genealogical
Forum of Oregon and Clark County Genealogy Society. Contributions at the
door of $2 door are requested >from non-members. Contribution can be
deducted >from new membership if you join that evening.
We will have available at the meeting, JGSO’s 170 page, 3rd edition of
“Getting Started in Jewish Genealogy: A Handbook for Beginners, with
Supplementary Information for Advanced Research”. The handbook is free
to new members with paid membership, $12 to members in good standing,
and $18 to non-members.
To be placed on JGS of Oregon's e-mail distribution list, send an e-mail
message to firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you are on the list, you will
receive periodic messages concerning Jewish genealogy. Your name and
e-mail address will not be distributed outside of JGS of Oregon.
For more information about JGSO and its activities, visit the JGSO web
site at: http://www.rootsweb.com/~orjgs, or call JGSO President Sandra
Shapiro at 503-694-5646.
The JGSO is affiliated with the International Association of Jewish