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Center for Jewish History librarian to discuss online catalog for Jewish genealogy research for March 26 Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois hybrid meeting
March 26 @ 12:30 PM - 4:00 PMFree
“Navigating the Center for Jewish History Catalog” will be presented online by Moriah Amit, senior reference services librarian and genealogy coordinator at the Center for Jewish History in New York City, for the Sunday, March 26, 2023, Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois hybrid meeting. Her online talk will begin at 2 p.m. CDT via Zoom and at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook, Illinois. She will highlight the online collections of greatest value to Jewish genealogists—including the records of New York orphanages, American soldiers in World War II, immigrant aid organizations, and German-Jewish families—and demonstrate how to access them through the center’s catalog.
Register for the 2 p.m. CDT online Zoom webinar at: https://jgsi.org/event-5038583.
RSVP for the 12:45 p.m. CDT in-person meeting at Temple Beth-El in Northbrook, Illinois—which includes access to the JGSI research library and genealogy help desk—at: https://jgsi.org/event-5143719.