From the archives of The Galitzianer

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From (Winter, 1998) ·

Table of Contents: Volume 5, Number 2 (Winter, 1998)

  • Gesher Galicia’s Projects Database- First Entries
  • Jewish Vital Statistics Records in the Lviv Archive
  • My Experience with Alexander Dunai as Guide and Researcher
  • Contacting Alexander Dunai
  • Stanislawow Chapter is First Online Translation for Yizkor Book SIG
  • 18th Seminar on Jewish Genealogy – July 1998
  • Research Chair Asks About Your Current Projects
  • Editor’s Message
  • My Trip to Poland
  • REIPP Changes Name to Jewish Records Indexing-Poland
  • Trip Report on Niebylec and Konieczkowa
  • Proposing a Przemysl Networking Group
  • Oswiecim Cemetery Inventoried
  • Ulanow Cemetery Project
  • Finding Your Cousins with the Gesher Galicia Family Finder
  • Why My Family Finder Entry is not Precisely as I Submitted It
  • Steering Committee


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