Italian Genealogy Group Seminar

148 - Posted by Pignola  - NAME: Tony Sasso on 02/14/00 at 9:50 PM
Subject: Italian Genealogy Group Seminar

The IGG has finalized it's program for this year's All-Day Seminar on Long Island in NY. It will be in held on March 18th. You can find out more about it on our Web Site ( Below are some of the details of the Seminar. This seminar gets better and better each year. Much of what I've learned about Italian Genealogy has come directly from them. If you are in the NY Tri-State area you should really consider attending!

The Italian Genealogical Group
Presents the Fourth Annual
Italian Genealogical Group Seminar
(co-sponsored by the NYS OSIA)
Saturday, March 18, 2000
Hofstra University
Student Center Theater,
North Campus
Hempstead Turnpike
Hempstead, New York

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.-Researching On-Site in Italy: Tales From the Other by Side Giulio Salemme
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
1) Obtaining and Reading Italian Vital Records by Giulio Salemme
2) The Story of Orphans and Foundlings in Italy's Past by Sal Lagattuta
Noon - 1:15 p.m.-Lunch (The Student Center Cafeteria will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the day of our seminar.)
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
1) "Troy Papers, Please Copy..." Newspaper Research for the Family Historian by Meldon J. Wolfgang III
2) Family History Resources at the National Archives in New York City by John Celardo
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
1) Other Sources of Genealogical Information in Italy by Giulio Salemme
2) Using World War I Draft Registration Records for Genealogy by Don Eckerle

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