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Archival Resources for the Interwar Years (1918-1939) in Western Ukraine by Alex Dunai

[ Presentation made by Alex Dunai to the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) Conference in Boston, 2013 ]  In 1918 after falling of Russian and Austrian Empires there was created a Polish Republic which has been completely formed by 1923.  The territory of Galicia and western counties of the former Volynian Gubernia of Russian empire became part of the...
Added on 2013-08-31 06:43:35. Read more »

Shtetl travel throughout Ukraine by Alex Dunai

[ Presentation made by Alex Dunai to the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) Conference in Boston, 2013 ]  The topic of my presentation is Shtetl travel throughout Ukraine. I have made a simple calculation and realized that out of almost 17 years of my work as a genealogy researcher, travel expert and guide I’ve spent over 7 years away from home,...
Added on 2013-08-31 04:59:57. Read more »

Ukrainian/Galician Archives:Records,Research and Resourcefulness by Alex Dunai

[ Presentation made by Alex Dunai to the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) Conference in New York 2006 ]     Majority of researchers are familiar with the “traditional” birth, marriage, death records stored in the main archives of Eastern Galicia – Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil....
Added on 2013-02-08 13:59:23. Read more »

Sources for Jewish Genealogy from the 18th to 20th Centuries in the Fonds of the State Central Historical Archive of Ukraine in Lviv by Alex Dunai

    [This article is based upon a presentation made by Alex Dunai to the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) Conference in Paris, July 2012.]               The area called western Ukraine today, with its economical, cultural and educational center at Lviv, has experienced several different...
Added on 2013-01-26 03:54:50. Read more »

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Added on 2013-01-25 16:41:38. Read more »

Documents of the First General Census of the population of Russian Empire in the Ukrainian Archives by Alex Dunai

    The 1897 Census was the first and only census conducted in Russia. The major interest and value both for personal genealogy and for the history of Jewish communities is that it was taken in every town of Russian empire. This presentation will focus on where and for what towns and areas the questionnaires survived, and how to use this type of source which is undoubtedly of major...
Added on 2013-01-25 16:37:22. Read more »

Tabula Registers: An Untapped Genealogical Resource in the Lviv Archives by Alex Dunai

  There is a little-known source for Galician researchers held in the Lviv State Historical Archive containing materials that were kept by an institution called in Polish “Tabula Krajowa“ which name can be approximately translated  into English as  “State Registrar”. Those documents are collected in the FOND 166 in the Lviv State Central Historical...
Added on 2013-01-25 16:21:14. Read more »

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