JGS of Long Island Meeting #general


Jackie Wasserstein
 

The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island invites you to join us at our
Sunday, December 18 meeting.

Topic: "Finding Schmul and Rebekka in Holocaust records - Possibilities and
Pitfalls"

Our guest speaker is Peter Lande. Peter is a retired foreign service
officer for the U.S. State Department who has become a volunteer at the U.S.
Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM). In July 2001 he received a Lifetime
Achievement Award >from the International Association of Jewish Genealogical
Societies for his work in identifying sources of information on Holocaust victims
and survivors. Over the past ten years he has traveled widely in Europe collecting
lists of Holocaust victims and survivors, primarily for the United States
Holocaust Memorial Museum. In addition, he computerizes and/or proofreads
names for inclusion in Museum or Jewishgen databases.

Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Mid-Island Y JCC 45 Manetto Hill Road Plainview, New York

Admission is free and all are welcome. Refreshments will be served.
Resource books will be available. Our "Mavens" will take your genealogy
questions at 1:30 PM.

For more information please contact Rhoda, _rmiller871@...

Jackie Wasserstein
Past President

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