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The 2008 Genealogy Seminar at Sea

The 2008 Genealogy Seminar at Sea is scheduled for October 25, 2008 to November 1, 2008 aboard Royal Caribbean’s newest ship “Liberty of the Seas”. Continue reading

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San Mateo County Genealogical Society Spring 2008 Seminar

The San Mateo County Genealogical Society has announced their Spring 2008 Seminar. Continue reading

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All Things Change – Some Change Slowly

While checking out the National Genealogical Society (NGS) 2009 Conference in the States Proposal Guidelines, I found the guideline for projection requirements rather interesting: Type of projection—overhead, slide projector or digital projector (this is for scheduling purposes only). Overhead or … Continue reading

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The California Genealogical Society and Library

Saturday, January 12, 2008 was the Annual Membership Meeting of the California Genealogical Society and Library. This was my first visit to the society’s new facilities in the Breuner Building at 2201 Broadway in Oakland, California. The Breuner Building in … Continue reading

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SMCGS Seminar with Christine Rose

The San Mateo County Genealogical Society held its Fall Seminar on Saturday, 03 November 2007 at the 1st Presbyterian Church in San Mateo, California with guest speaker Christine Rose, CG, CGL, FASG. Christine Rose, CG, CGL, FASG SOURCE: Christine Rose, … Continue reading

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Sunday at PGSA – Haller's Polish Army in France

On Sunday at the Annual Conference of the Polish Genealogical Society of America, Paul Valasek discussed Haller’s Polish Army in France and how the records of Haller’s Army can be of use to family historians. Paul Valasek SOURCE: Photograph of … Continue reading

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Sunday at PGSA – Polish Genealogy & The Family History Library

Orvill S. Paller, Collection Management Specialist for Poland at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, presented a lecture on Polish Genealogy & The Family History Library. Continue reading

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Saturday at PGSA – One Way Ticket: Polish Repatriation & Resettlement Records Post WWII

Matthew Bielawa’s third lecture on Saturday was about Polish repatriation and resettlement after World War II. As World War Ii drew to an end, the Allies met to redraw the map of Europe. The United States, USSR, and United Kingdom … Continue reading

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Saturday at PGSA – Gazetteers and Geographic Finding Aids in Polish Genealogical Research

Matthew Bielawa’s second lecture on Saturday dealt with Gazetteers and Geographic Finding Aids for Poland. Continue reading

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Saturday at PGSA – Researching Polish Ancestry in Ukraine

On Saturday, Matthew Bielawa presented a seminar on Researching Polish Ancestry in Ukraine. Matthew Bielawa and Stephen Danko SOURCE: Matthew Bielawa and Stephen Danko photograph. Digital photograph taken 29 Sep 2007. Copyright © 2007 by Stephen J. Danko. Matthew described the rationale … Continue reading

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