JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen (US) USCIS Webinar with Marian Smith March 21: Fact Fiction and Immigration Passenger Lists #general

Jan Meisels Allen

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will be
conducting a webinar on Tuesday, March 21 at 1:00PM EDT. The topic: Fact,
Fiction, and Immigration Passenger Lists. Marian Smith will revive and
update a 2006 presentation on understanding passenger list arrival records.
Topics to be included are: Which records survived? Who and how were the
records created? How preconceived notions may help or hinder y hour
genealogy research. How changes in passenger list research has changed over
the past decade will also be discussed.

The webinar will not be recorded therefore to participate you need to attend

To learn more go to: and scroll down to
the March 21 date.

To register and attend the webinar go to:

USCIS is now using Adobe Connect to deliver webinars. If you have never
attended an Adobe Connect meeting before-do these **before** the webinar so you
are ready to go at the correct time:
. Test your connection:
. Get a quick overview:
. Visual Quick Start Guide

Marian is a wonderful resource and has spoken at a number of previous IAJGS

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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