YIVO's Guide to Landsmanschaftn #galicia


JoyceField <jfield@...>
 

A Guide to YIVO's Landsmanschaftn Archive is written in English and is
still in print.

YIVO has recently moved to its new home in the Center for Jewish
History and is not yet open. Its archives cannot be accessed until the
new facility is open at 15 W. 16th St., New York.


Joyce Field
Translations Manager
JewishGen Yizkor Book Project
West Lafayette, Indiana
jfield@pop.nlci.com


Shelley K. Pollero <rpollero@...>
 

Lenore Tishman wrote:

Hello, Galicia S.I.G Discussion Group members (Fellow Galitz-niks!)
Here's a good resource, listed in Suzan Wynne's book.
YIVO has published A GUIDE TO YIVO's LANDSMANSCHAFTEN ARCHIVE by
Rosaline Schwartz and Susan Milamed. NY: YIVO Institute for
Jewish Research, 1986. Ten Bucks [$10.00], says the Internet,
will get you a copy >from The Jewish Book Center of Workmen's
Circle. Further, it describes this book as follows:
"YIVO'S Landmanshaften Archive house materials >from over 800
societies. Records include everything >from anniversary
celebrations and banquet programs to minutes of society
meetings and cemetery maps. This finder's aid also provides
historical information on the societies and geographic
information on their home towns."
Phone the Book Center at 1-800-922-2558, EXT. 285 to order this
book #4677 sc $10
Lenore Tishman (#889)
Sarasota, Florida
Reply to: <tishmom@sprintmail.com>