Search 544,000 pages of historical directories (business, address, telephone, etc., primarily from Central and Eastern Europe), 71,000 pages of 155 yizkor books (memorials to Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust), 32,000 pages of Polish and Russian military documents (lists of officers, casualties, etc.), 41,000 pages of community and personal histories, and 24,000 pages of Polish secondary school annual reports and other school sources. About 20 new genealogy sources are added each week.
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