GR-GENEALOGY: Germans From Russia Genealogy Electronic Discussion Group
An electronic mail list for subscribers who are interested primarily in Germans from Russia genealogy and family research.
GR-GENEALOGY provides another means of discussion and communication for persons interested in Germans from Russia genealogy.
Guidelines for sending messages:
- The GR-GENEALOGY, self-moderated, open-subscription provides a means of communication for persons interested in the history and genealogy of their German-Russian families.
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--- Michael M. Miller, GR-GENEALOGY listserve moderator
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Possible topics of discussion:
- Family history
- Recent developments in genealogical finding aids
- News from the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (AHSGR, Lincoln, Nebraska)
- News from the Germans from Russia Heritage Society (GRHS, Bismarck, North Dakota)
- News from the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection (North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota)
- News from the Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland (Stuttgart, Germany)
- News from the Heimatmuseum der Deutschen aus Bessarabien (Stuttgart, Germany)
- News from the Society for German Genealogy in Eastern Europe (SGGEE)
- New book announcements and reviews
- News from Canada, United States, Germany and the former Soviet Union
- Workshops, seminars, conferences, and tours
- Anything that concerns Germans from Russia genealogy
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For further information contact:
Michael M. Miller, Bibliographer & Director
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
North Dakota State University Libraries
PO Box 5599
12 Ave N & Albrecht Blvd
Fargo ND 58105-5599