Venturing into our Past - 2017

Allan Linderman, Editor


Venturing into our Past is JGSCV's monthly newsletter distributed to all members. It is a great way to stay in touch with issues of importance to Jewish genealogy.


April 2017 (Volume 12, Issue 7):
  • DNA and Adoptee Guidelines
  • Teens Study Jewish Genealogy and Share at the L.A. Jewish Home
  • 12th Century Synagogue Building in Toledo is Open for Tours
  • Jewish Homesteaders Documented at Museum in Chugwater, Wyoming
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "Google and Its Tools for Genealogists"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #18: Viruses, Worms, Trojan Horses, Spyware
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • 37th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy
March 2017 (Volume 12, Issue 6):
  • Jewish Ghetto of Venice: First mention in 1611 Book
  • Join a SIG
  • Family Tree DNA Announces...
  • A New Season of Genealogy on TLC TV
  • Queen Esther Ancestry
  • Was Your Ancestor a Photographer?
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from JGSCV's Annual Assisted Research Afternoon
  • Practicing Safe Computing #17: Searchable Government Databases
  • Jakub Leipzig Interview: Jewish Displacement in Italy through ITS Documents
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • A New Book by Werner Frank
February 2017 (Volume 12, Issue 5):
  • Joint Distribution Committee Archives
  • Sephardic Collection at UCLA Archives Established
  • Direct from New York
  • A Question for Members
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "Polish-Jewish Genealogical Research"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #16: Wireless Access
  • Preparing for the Exclusive Research Afternoon at the Los Angeles FamilySearch Library
  • JGSCV Needs a Librarian for the Traveling Library
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
January 2017 (Volume 12, Issue 4):
  • Hungary SIG Announced New Entries
  • France and the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Accord
  • 20,000 Jewish Names
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "The Stedman Story: Mystery, Intrigue, Adoption and DNA: Jewish Genealogy Strategies Unravel a Family Mystery"
  • Nancy Kalish Biederman z'l
  • Practicing Safe Computing #15: Yahoo! Again - Biggest Hack Ever!!!
  • Congratulations Chanukah Gift Winners!
  • New Additions to the JGSCV Libraries
  • Betty Isbell Elected to SCGS Board
  • Temple Adat Elohim Celebrates 50 Years
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends