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Since : 05/09/2009

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5. Transliteration, Institutions, & Jewish Culture

5. Transliteration, Institutions, & Jewish Culture

TRANSLITERATION VARIANTS by James Hannum There are usually more than one accepted transliteration of a word or name, from the Russian and Ukrainian alphabets into the Roman (English) alphabet. Examples: Леся = Lesya or Lesia Михайло = Mykhailo or Myhailo Ольга = Olga or Olha Цар = Tsar, Tzar, or Czar Russians and Ukrainians use a
6. NYC Immigration & the Aunt They Hid

6. NYC Immigration & the Aunt They Hid

Each of the millions of emigrantions from Europe is its own dramatic story; these are stories of sadness and joy, of loss and discovery... of all that was left behind, and all that awaited, startled, and transformed. Each emigrant's new life in USA, Latin America, Australia, etc., from the day of his/her arrival, altered each of them forever. For t
7. Folk Dancing & Huguette Clark's Estate

7. Folk Dancing & Huguette Clark's Estate

Ukrainian folk dance originated as a male dance among the Zapo rozhian Cossaks but later danced by couples, male soloists, and mixed groups of dancers. In western Ukraine, as the hopak-kolo, it is danced in a closed circle. The hopak has no fixed pattern of steps. Men competitively improvise steps, high leaps, squatting kicks, and turns; women danc
8. Ireland, East Germany, & the U.S.S.R.

8. Ireland, East Germany, & the U.S.S.R.

Ireland Here is an account of the Irish in America, written in 1886: I met se veral people from Cork, and they were overjoyed to meet me, who could tell them the history of the beautiful citie for the last generation. To some I spoke the Irish language and their delight was inconceivable. I may here remark that wh erever I go I find the love of Ire
3. Exchecquer's & VP's Counsel

3. Exchecquer's & VP's Counsel

The following is extracted from a brief to Parliament by British Chancellor of the Exchequer Norman Lamont. Types of Assets, Avoiding Scams - 7 May 1993 Finding Dormant Bank Accounts There has been a rise in the number of companies that provide unclaimed money tracking services. Companies such as The Abandoned Property Registry, The Railway Stocks
2. What We Do

2. What We Do

What does “European Emigrant Heritage” mean? Let's take each word separately: Euro•pe•an Adjective A person who was born in, or whose family originates from, Europe. [As opposed to a person whose family originates from Asia or Africa, for example.] The continent of Europe presently contains the following countries: Albania, Andorra, Armenia
4. World War I & II Assets, & Historical Maps

4. World War I & II Assets, & Historical Maps

* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Before we discuss war assets, which have been EEH's most successful area of research to date, let's enjoy learning a thing or two about one of the many pillars of culture, basket weaving. For as much money as Messrs. Hitler, Mussolini, et al. stole from us during the wars, life is not really about money, is i
1. Contact Us

1. Contact Us

European Emigrant Heritage Europäische Auswanderer Erbe Skarby Europejskich Emigrantów European & American Unknown Family Property Contact Information: 1 (202) 630-1067 _________________________________________________________ http://EuropeanEmigrantHeritage.eu _________________________________________________________ Please send all corresponden