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What is Cal Wild?

(either read this, or click any of the images throughout this post to go directly to the campaign, but I recommend reading this first, and then visiting the… 1,302 more words

Gene O'Neill

How to Navigate the State General Archives of Greece Website for Digitized Images

The website of the General Archives of Greece has a specific area where digital images are being uploaded:  http://arxeiomnimon.gak.gr/index.html.  This site is not easy to navigate, but with patience and the help of an English translation button on the right side of the website, it can be done. 163 more words


Surnames from the Mitroon Arrenon of Mystras, Laconia

I am researching several ancestral lines in Mystras, including that of my maternal grandmother, Aggeliki Eftaxias. During my visit to the General State Archives office in Sparta in July 2014, I digitized several pages of the Mitroon Arrenon (Male Register) for this city.  83 more words


The Elementary School of Anavriti (municipality of Vrysai) in 1838

My friend, teacher, and historian, Giannis Michalakakos, has translated a list of children enrolled in school in Anavriti in 1838. The original digitized records can be found online at the General Archives of Greece (see source at end of document),  286 more words



10 Destinasi Wisata Kabupaten Gresik

Kabupaten Gresik, yang berbatasan dengan Surabaya, memang terkenal sebagai salah satu kota industri di Jawa Timur. Beberapa industri besar berada di sini, seperti industri semen, petrokimia, dan peralatan elektronik. 1,205 more words


Families of Anavriti

Last summer at the Sparta office of the General Archives of Greece, I was given permission to take digital images of pages of records of the Male Registers (Mitroon Arrenon) and Dimotologion (Town Registers) that listed names found in my family tree.  109 more words


Iseng ke Ragunan...

1/5 Saya pergi ke Ragunan.. untuk.. pertama.. kali.. nya..

Dari dulu sudah kepengen ke Ragunan tapi gak jadi terus. Eh pas liat tulisan di blog… 283 more words