JGSLA Jewish Genealogical Resources at the Family History Library


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Date(s) - October 26, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Leslie Hackney, Director, LA FamilySearch CenterLaura Gold, President, Programs JGSLA

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Thursday evening, October 26, 2023
6:pm – 8:00 p.m.

Los Angeles Family History Library (Entrance off of Manning Ave. at Santa Monica Blvd.) 1591 E.Temple Way, West Los Angeles, CA 90024

This will be a presentation about the Jewish resources
at the Family Search Library by Leslie Hackney, Director, LA Family Search Center and JGSLA President Laura Gold

To watch the recorded presentation click HERE

Kindly send an RSVP to President Laura Gold at president@jgsla.org  if you are going to attend.

This is a supper and learn program about the resources at the Family Search Center which houses the JGSLA permanent library. Did you know that journals such as Avotaynu, Chicago Jewish History, Galitzianer, LA Lettre (Sephardi) and Romanian are available in the library? Books such as The American Jewish Yearbook (1900-1998), American Jews in World War II and Archival Sources for the Study of Canadian Jewry give a little idea of the breadth of material that you can access. Bring your supper and learn about the uniquely Jewish resources in the library and how to utilize these resources for your own genealogical research.  The Family History Library have on line classes that do not require advance registration.


Kindly click HERE to  send an RSVP to President Laura Gold if you are going to attend.
MENTORS CORNER will NOT be available during the meeting; 



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