What’s New on the JewishGen Blog? #JewishGenUpdates

Nancy Siegel

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This issue includes:


  • Translators Needed - Handwritten Cyrillic Records

    by Karen Leon, Volunteer Coordinator 

  • JewishGen Talks - Upcoming Webinars

    by the JewishGen Webinars Team

  • Education Announcement - New Class

    by Nancy Holden, Director of Education

Research Division Updates

  • Danzig/Gdańsk Research Division Update

    by Logan Kleinwaks, Research Director 

  • USA Research Division Update

    by Ellen Shindelman Kowitt, Research Director

Special Projects Updates

  • KehilaLinks Update

    by by Susana Leistner Bloch and Barbara Ellman

    Project Directors - KehilaLinks

  • Yizkor Book Update

    by Lance Ackerfeld, Director of Special Projects - Yizkor Books

  • Yizkor Books in Print Project Update

    by Joel Alpert, Coordinator - Yizkor Books-in-Print Project


  • How the Crypto-Jews made their way to JewishGen

    by Genie Milgrom

    In case you previously missed this two-part article by Michael Moritz, we offer it here:

  • We Thought They Died in the Holocaust - Part 1

  • We Thought They Died in the Holocaust - Part 2


Nancy Siegel
Director of Communications
(San Francisco, California)

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