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The Polish Community of Wallington, NJ and How to Search for Your Own Ancestry
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Wallington Polish Community Book CoverThe Slavic Club, Certificate in Russian & East European Studies Program and the Department of International Programs are co-sponsoring a lecture, The Polish Community of Wallington, NJ and How to Search for Your Own Ancestry by Dr. Marta Deyrup and Mr. Wojciech Siemaszkiewicz.The presentation will take place on October 24 at 6:30 p.m. in Fahy Hall rm. 236.

This presentation will discuss the research that went into completing the book, The Polish Community of Wallington, NJ (Arcadia 2013), and will offer practical advice on how you can start researching your own family genealogy on your own.

Wojciech Siemaszkiewicz, a Polish immigrant, is the national director of the Polish American Congress, Northern NJ Division and a librarian at the NYPL. Dr. Marta Mestrovic Deyrup, also from Bergen County, is a Slavic Librarian at Seton Hall University.

Please join us for an interesting and informative talk and bring your own questions.

For more information please contact:
Anna Kuchta
(973) 275-5875
anna.kuchta@shu.edu

 

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