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“Finding Relatives in the Forverts (Jewish Daily Forward)”
September 4 , 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Founded in 1897, the “Forverts” (Jewish Daily Forward) was a leading Yiddish language newspaper in the United States throughout the 20th century. “Finding Relatives in the Forverts (Jewish Daily Forward)” with Michael Morgensternwill examine hidden genealogical gems within this newspaper, some of which can be found with minimal Yiddish skills. The virtual lecture will also cover the historical and cultural context o”f the newspaper, which will help evaluate its relevance to a researcher’s individual family history. Free for members; $5 for public. 1 p.m. heinzhistorycenter.org/events/jewish-genealogical-society-michael-morgenstern-9-4-22