Snowbound cemeteries are now cleared for visiting and genealogical
Be sure to include your camera, hedgeclippers, notebook, pencils, whisk
broom and Rabbi Joshua Segal's "Field Guide to Visiting a Jewish
Cemetery"....the quintessential tool for unlocking tombstone inscriptions,
decoding dates and deciphering many of the more common inscriptions.
Rabbi Segal's soft cover book is a necessary "bring-along" whether you are
visiting a cemetery in North America, Europe or Israel since the
inscriptions are similar. The book is available in the JewishGenMall at a
special conference discounted price of only $18 plus S& H.
visit www.jewishgenmall.org and enter the title, A Field Guide to
Visiting a Jewish Cemetery, or the product code JCP101
Happy hunting and successful sleuthing <g>
Carol W. Skydell, Vice President
JewishGen Special Projects