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by logan
Fri Mar 20, 2009 10:08 pm
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1938 Lithuania Telephone Directory
Replies: 0
Views: 20778

1938 Lithuania Telephone Directory

Since the 1938 Lithuania Telephone Directory is organized by locality, if you are only interested in a few small places, you might prefer to manually search those places' entries, rather than rely on the full-text search across the entire directory, which is not 100% accurate (due to OCR inaccuracie...
by logan
Thu Mar 19, 2009 12:11 am
Forum: Related sites
Topic: English and Welsh directories
Replies: 0
Views: 10194

English and Welsh directories

http://www.historicaldirectories.org has an enormous collection of searchable directories from England and Wales.

-Logan
by logan
Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:16 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 100,000 pages indexed
Replies: 0
Views: 7879

100,000 pages indexed

Genealogy Indexer has surpassed 100,000 pages of searchable source documents, two-thirds from historical directories! Thanks to everyone who has contributed or discovered content for indexing.

-Logan
by logan
Mon Mar 16, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: Related sites
Topic: 1932-1939 Polish and Lithuanian directories
Replies: 0
Views: 10549

1932-1939 Polish and Lithuanian directories

A manual lookup service is being offered at http://www.research.co.il/inter.html for the following directories: 1939 Telephone Directory for Warsaw 1932 Telephone Directory for Lithuania 1939 Yellow Pages for Lwow (Lemberg) 1932 Address Book for Wilno (Vilna/Vilnius) Plus two that are already search...
by logan
Mon Mar 16, 2009 2:29 am
Forum: What does ... mean?
Topic: Occupation translations
Replies: 0
Views: 11280

Occupation translations

English translations of Polish occupations can be found at:

http://www.jewishgen.org/infofiles/PolishBusDirOccs.htm (occupations appearing in a 1929 business directory)
http://www.jewishgen.org/InfoFiles/PolishOccs.htm
http://www.ics.uci.edu/~dan/genealogy/K ... ations.htm

-Logan
by logan
Mon Mar 16, 2009 12:19 am
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1936 Polish Bank Accounts (PKO)
Replies: 7
Views: 40465

1936 Polish Bank Accounts (PKO)

The private owner of this rare and important book asked for help in placing its contents online, so they could easily be viewed and searched by the public. The Center for Jewish History agreed to perform the digitization in exchange for the book's donation to YIVO , and the public now has access to ...
by logan
Sun Mar 15, 2009 6:40 pm
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1937 Poland Business, School, and Organizational Directory
Replies: 4
Views: 21497

1937 Poland Business, School, and Organizational Directory

The title of this directory includes "Selected Cities." The cities and the first images on which their listings appear in the online presentation are: Bedzin 950 Bialystok 1140 Chelmno 1006 Czyzow Szlachecki 864 Grajewo 985 Horochow 1171 Janow Lubelski (miasto i powiat) 862 Jaslo 977 Jozefow n. Wisl...
by logan
Sun Mar 15, 2009 2:41 pm
Forum: Strategies
Topic: Searching by place
Replies: 0
Views: 13464

Searching by place

One of the search options is to restrict searches by place, e.g., Poland or Krakow. This place restriction currently means that sources will be included in the search only if they cover a geographic region equal to or included in the selected place. For example, if you restrict your search to Krakow...
by logan
Sun Mar 15, 2009 2:07 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Please read first
Replies: 0
Views: 8163

Please read first

Welcome to the Genealogy Indexer Forums! The main purpose of the forums is to facilitate collaborative genealogical research using the sources included in the Indexer. This means that you can get help and help others. When posting a message, please read the description of each forum to make sure you...
by logan
Sun Mar 15, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Related sites
Topic: German directories
Replies: 0
Views: 9455

German directories

Many manually-transcribed German directories can be searched at http://www.adressbuecher.net/. For the complete list of places included, see http://www.adressbuecher.net/place/list. There is some coverage outside the borders of today's Germany (e.g., Poland, South America). Volunteers interested in ...