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Recent Posts

IGRA Remembers Harvey Krueger z"l

IGRA Remembers Harvey Krueger z"l

IGRA joins the international Jewish genealogy community in mourning the loss of Harvey Mark Krueger.[...]
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Jerusalem lecture, May 7 - Florence Jewry through the History of One Family

Florence Jewry through the History of One Family Lecturer: David Cassuto, an architect born in Fl[...]
Chag Sameach!

Chag Sameach!

"In the story of the Exodus, the Torah teaches us that G-d spoke to Moses and instructed him to [...]
Using Directories and Maps for Genealogy Research

Using Directories and Maps for Genealogy Research

IGRA featured a lecture/webinar series in 2016 and one of the webinars hosted Jeanette R. Rosenberg.[...]
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Celebrating Spring - IGRA increases records on the All Israel Database

This latest release of databases has seven new databases and additions to four others. These span th[...]
My Grandmother's Medical File Was Found in the Archive of Shaare Zedek Medical Center, by Ruth Marcus

My Grandmother's Medical File Was Found in the Archive of Shaare Zedek Medical Center, by Ruth Marcus

About one year ago I had a telephone conversation with Dr. Nirit Shalev-Khalifa, who was the curator[...]
Rohatyn Challenges & Issues in Preserving Jewish Memory

Rohatyn Challenges & Issues in Preserving Jewish Memory

In 2014 Marla Raucher Osborn delivered a lecture in Jerusalem giving insight into Preserving Jewish [...]
Additional Material Available on the AID

Additional Material Available on the AID

The AID (All Israel Databases) has grown again and now contains over 830,000 records! Some of the[...]