Announcement - JGSIG Monthly with JGS Miami Meeting Tues Nov 9 2021 10-11:30 AM EST Zoom - RSVP #jgs-iajgs #announcements #education

Arthur Sissman

Announcement - JGSIG Monthly Meeting with JGS Miami -  Tues Nov 9 2021  10-11:30 AM EST Zoom - RSVP


Hi all, 


Alex Krakovsky is coming! Are you? 


The JGS of Greater Miami is pleased to co-host a program featuring Alex Krakovsky with the Jewish Genealogy SIG of Naples/Lee Co. Florida  


Who is coming: Alex Krakovsky 

When: Tuesday Nov 9, 2021

Time: 10-11:30 AM EST   TimeZoneConverter.

Cost: This presentation is FREE to all who request a link.

Where: Zoom - contact Arthur Sissman (genresearch13@...) for link.

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After requesting a Zoom link, you will receive an acknowledgement.

The Zoom link will be sent out 2-3 day in advance of the Nov 9th meeting with a handout.


Topic:  A conversation with Alex about his research. Then Alex will explore the TKF database as a research tool and a method to finding and understanding scanned archival images.


Alex Krakovsky, a Ukrainian researcher, has scanned and published thousands of digital images of Ukrainian archives on various Wiki pages created and supported by him. His scanned files are being included on JewishGen and a team of volunteers are transcribing them.


Alex shares the latest news of his projects on his Facebook page.


Alex Krakovsky’s cataloged Jewish records are included in the TKF (TSAL KAPLAN FOUNDATION) archive database at (


Have your questions ready to put in the chat!?



Paulette Bronstein

JGS Greater Miami




Arthur Sissman

Jewish Genealogy SIG of Collier/Lee Co FL


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Researching: ZISMAN/ZYSMAN/ZUSMAN (Belarus); TELESHEVSKY (Belarus); CHANUTIN, (W. Russia), BRODY, (Hungary); FRIEDMAN, (Hungary); GRAUBARD/AARONSON, (Romania/Ukraine)




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