From the archives of The Galitzianer

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From (Winter, 1997) ·

Table of Contents: Volume 4, Number 2 (Winter, 1997)

  • Coordinator/Editor’s Corner
  • Steering Committee Meeting Results
  • Family Finder News
  • Rzeszow Synagogue to be Restored
  • Holocaust Museum to Receive Red Cross Records
  • Correction: Contacting Lviv Researcher
  • Records from Ivano-Frankovsk (Stanislawow)
  • Corrections & Additions to Lviv Metrical Records Inventory
  • Documents in the Ukraine Central State Historical Archives: Lviv
  • Computer Corner: JewishGen; Polish Genealogical Society Web Site
  • Books & Other Materials: Vital Records in Poland; HaMagid on CD-ROM ; Postcards from Ukraine
  • 1830 Account of Travelers in Galicia
  • Travel Notes: Recent Travel in Ukraine; Ivano-Frankovsk; Podhaytse
  • JewishGen Yizkor Book SIG
  • Volunteer for Data Entry of Tyczyn Records
  • Resources: Translator Available; Volunteer in Kansas City; Index to Book about Famous Galician-born Jews
  • Update on Request for Notary Records
  • Gologory Revisited
  • Gesher Galicia SIG Steering Committee


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