JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen JGS of Long Island Meeting #general
The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island invites you to join us at
our Sunday, March 17, meeting.
Topic: "Holocaust Research and Records"
Guest Speakers: Peter Lande and Bill Farran
Peter Lande is a volunteer at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. He
has traveled throughout Europe to locate and acquire lists of Holocaust
victims and survivors. He has computerized thousands of names for
inclusion in Museum and Jewishgen databases. In 2001 he received the
IAJGS Lifetime Achievement Award for his work to identify resources
and create finding aids for Holocaust research.
JGSLI member, Bill Farran, will exhibit and give a short presentation
about his wood etchings of "Lost Synagogues".
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Mid-Island Y-JCC
45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview
Sunday, March 17
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
(Mavens 1:30 p.m.)
Admission is free and all are welcome.
Our "Mavens" will be available at 1:30 PM to take your genealogy
questions. For more information, please go to our website: