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Polish Immigration Video
Members and non-members can purchase books, CDs, booklets, informational packets and DVDs from the PGSA Store. Become a member for savings on many items in our store.
By Oscar E. Swan
Foreward by Adam Zamoyski
Kaleidoscope of Poland is a highly readable volume containing short articles on major personalities, places, events, and accomplishments from the thousand-year record of Polish history and culture. Featuring approximately 900 compact text entries and 600 illustrations, it provides a handy reference at home, a perfect supplement to traditional guide books when traveling, an aid to language study, or simply browsed with enjoyment from cover to cover by anyone with an interest in Poland. Essentially a “cultural dictionary,” it offers a knowledge base that can be referred to time and time again.
This entertaining yet informative book is essentially a “cultural dictionary”—offering a knowledge base that can be referred to time and time again. It will be welcomed by readers of Polish descent, students of Polish, or those planning to visit Poland—anyone seeking a greater insight into this fascinating land.
$40.00 / member price $36.00
400 pages – 600 color & black & white Illustrations
7 x 10 Hardcover
Did you miss the 2015 Conference and South Side Polonia Bus tour?
Well, you’re in luck. The 2015 Conference Tour Guide and Syllabus are now available in our online book store.
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Navigating the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court Archives
Date –20 May 2018 (2pm to 4pm)
Location –Arlington Heights Memorial Library, 500 N. Dunton Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Attendance at the library is free and open to members and non-members. The presentation will also be offered as a free Webinar to members. To defray costs, non-members will be charged a $10 fee.
Guest Speaker: Ray Johnson
Topic Summary: The Circuit Court Archives are a great, often overlooked resource. This class concentrates on a very practical approach to on-site court research including, civil, law and chancery cases, divorces, wills and probates, county naturalizations, declarations of intentions, criminal cases and burnt records.
Webinar registration for members and non-members can be made by clicking here. Mail-in registrations will not be accepted.
We’ve completed the third phase, Phase 2.2, of our new search engine launch and now have a total of 33 databases available online. Work has started on the next and final phase, Phase 2.3, of this launch which consists of migrating the Locations/Maps/Towns and Book Review data bases to the new search engine.
The new search engine has been totally redesigned so that it functions exactly as it did on our old website. To accelerate the online availability of the new search engine we focused our efforts on completing the search engine redesign and decided to migrate our collection of databases in four separate phases — Phase 2.0, Phase 2.1, Phase 2.2 and Phase 2.3. For details on which databases are now available online, go to our Databases page.
We designed the new search process to be a smooth and effective process, but if you experience any issues, please give us feedback and let us know. You can send a note to [email protected]