Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston offers monthly programs, special interest groups, individual help with research and a comprehensive beginner’s course. We have an extensive collection of research materials and publish an award-winning journal, Mass-Pocha.

Coming Up – December 10, 2017

3:30-5:30: The Rag Trade: How Jews Made It in America – presented by Adam Mendelsohn.

11th Annual Lecture on Jewish Genealogy
co-sponsored by the JGSGB & Hebrew College

From itinerant rag traders to piece workers and entrepreneurs in the burgeoning garment industry, shmattes help us explain Jewish economic success in America.

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