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Recent Posts

My Visit to the Minsk Archives, by Yechezkel Schatz

My Visit to the Minsk Archives, by Yechezkel Schatz

Last year’s trip to the Chernigov archives uncovered plenty of information about my grandfather and [...]
It's Election Day in Israel

It's Election Day in Israel

As Israel is in the process of choosing the representatives for the next Knesset IGRA has compiled f[...]
Archives in Israel Series

Archives in Israel Series

IGRA is continuing its Archives in Israel series of webinars. The next webinar will be on Monday, Ma[...]
Searching the Montefiore Censuses, by Billie Stein

Searching the Montefiore Censuses, by Billie Stein

Background Sir Moses Montefiore (1784-1885) was one of the most prominent Jewish philanthropists [...]
Mathilde Tagger  1933 - 2014, by Jeff Malka

Mathilde Tagger 1933 - 2014, by Jeff Malka

Mathilde Tagger 1933 - 2014. Her memory is a blessing. Mathilde Tagger passed away in Jerusalem on [...]
RESCHEDULED: "How DNA Helps Build Family Trees"

RESCHEDULED: "How DNA Helps Build Family Trees"

The weather prevented our lecture last week and so the next IGRA lecture will now be held in Petach [...]
Mathilde A. Tagger, 1933-2014

Mathilde A. Tagger, 1933-2014

It is with great sadness that I inform the IGRA, Sephardi and Jewish genealogy communities that Math[...]
We invite you to AID on the last night of Chanukah

We invite you to AID on the last night of Chanukah

At the outset IGRA wanted to bring to you a set of documents accessible by a bi-lingual search engin[...]