Ukraine SIG #Ukraine Ukrainians at the IAJGS Conference in August #ukraine


Linda Cantor <lincan@...>
 

Have you registered yet to attend the Jewish Genealogy Conference in New
York, August 13-18? What are you waiting for? The Early Bird deadline is
May 15. (http://www.jgsny2006.org/registration.cfm)

We would like to point out to you some lectures that are of special interest
to those researching their Ukrainian heritage.

- Ron Doctor's and Sheree Roth's talk on the Kremenets (Ukraine)
Translation Projects: Vital Records, Yizkor Books, Revizskaya Skazka and
More.

- Miriam Weiner's talk on Archival Holdings in Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus,
Lithuania and Poland: An Update

- Joe Mankowitz's talk on World War I - 1915: Exile >from Lithuania to
Ukraine

- Joel Spector's talk on Russian Encyclopedias as a Source of Genealogical
Information

- Olga Muzychuk's talk on Tracing the History of Jewish Families in the
Historical Archives of Ukraine

- Jonathan Shea's talk on Unlocking Secrets: Translating Polish and Russian
Documents of Genealogical Value

- Dmitriy Margulis' talk on Through Russia's Turbulent Times

- Alex Dunai's talks on Tabula Registers: An Untapped Genealogical Resource
in the Lviv Archives and Ukrainian/Galician Archives: Records, Research and
Resourcefulness

- Sol Sylvan and John Kovacs' talk on travel to your ancestral shtetlach -
Bring your Ancestors to Life! Go Where They Walked.

All and all, a jammed-packed list of lectures, where you will be sure to
learn lots of new things.

So, what are you waiting for? Come to the website http://www.jgsny2006.org
and register now.

Linda Cantor and Hadassah Lipsius
Conference Co-Chairs

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