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IGRA Awarded IAJGS Member of the Year

IGRA Awarded IAJGS Member of the Year

IGRA played a central role in the recent 35th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy hel[...]
Enjoying Your Online Volunteering, by Irv Cantor

Enjoying Your Online Volunteering, by Irv Cantor

I perform online volunteer work for IGRA and enjoy it very much. I have worked on just a few project[...]
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We're back up and running!

Our thanks to Brooke Schreier Ganz for moving the IGRA website to a new, much quicker server. Daniel[...]
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Server upgrade in process

For the next few days IGRA will be upgrading its server and there may be some downtime of our websit[...]
Are you available???

Are you available???

With the Spring weather, IGRA resumes its documentation project of cemeteries in cooperation with My[...]
Finding Aron David Baum, by H. Daniel Wagner

Finding Aron David Baum, by H. Daniel Wagner

A condensed form of this article appeared in Avotaynu XXX (3) Fall 2014, pp. 40-45, and the present [...]
Archives in Israel Series: Oded Yarkoni Archive, Petach Tikva

Archives in Israel Series: Oded Yarkoni Archive, Petach Tikva

IGRA Webinar that was broadcast on Monday, March 23, 2015: Galia Duvidzon, Director of the Oded Yark[...]
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 [...]