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    The Lower East Side of NYC in the 1900’s: Sweatshops to Union Shops

    Title: The Lower East Side of NYC in the 1900’s: Sweatshops to Union Shops

    Date: 6/25/13

    Good afternoon!

    Today’s podcast guest is my Aunt Stephanie, we talk about the Lower East Side of NYC in the 1900’s: Sweatshops to Union Shops. This is a continuation of my Family’s history, and brings in how the standard […]

    You don’t know close we came to WWIII with Uncle Marvin

    Title: You don’t know close we came to WWIII with Uncle Marvin

    Date: 6/18/13

    Afternoon.

    Today’s podcast is a continuation of a discussion with my Uncle Marvin. We discuss how close we were to WWIII in the 1960’s, his training on the 288mm Howitzer, and a few other interesting topics. Please take a listen. Thank […]

    Second Stop: The Lower East Side of NYC

    Title: Second Stop: The Lower East Side of NYC

    Date: 6/9/2013

     

    Good morning!

    Today’s podcast guest is my Aunt Stephanie. We continue the podcast series of my family’s immigration from Europe to America. I found out something that I never knew, that my Great Grandfather lived in Hamburg, Germany. I live in Hamburg, NY, […]

    My Uncle was friends with Colin Powell in ROTC

    Title: My Uncle Marvin was friends with Colin Powell in ROTC

    Date: 5/31/13

     

    Afternoon!

    With this past Monday being Memorial Day, it is fitting that I talk with my Uncle Marvin (Captain, US Army (Ret.)). Uncle Marvin talks about ROTC, a little about Colin Powell, the US Army, and his first task in the […]

    Ever wonder what your Name Means?

    Today’s podcast is around the origin of Jewish surnames and a bit about first names. So it is true that my last name has something to do with the “vine”. Enjoy!

     

    After listening to the podcast, look up the meaning of your Name CLICK HERE or your Jewish Name CLICK HERE

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    Lady Liberty welcomes my family.

    Afternoon!

    Our second installment of our family’s arrival to America.

    We discuss my Great-Grandfather’s voyage over to America and the Statue of Liberty.

    Have a great day!

    P.S. One correction we would like to include: The date of departure was August 1, 1903 and arrival was August 11, 1903.

    This is sonnet referenced in the […]

    First stop, Ellis Island!

    Evening!

    Today’s podcast is with my Aunt Stephanie and she discusses her visit to Ellis Island. This is the first stop of our Genealogy discussion. It’s hard to think about the risk our ancestors took to come to America. Next stop, the Statue of Liberty. Have a great day!

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    My Genealogy (if you don’t know what that is, it’s my family history :) )

    Afternoon!

    This is the first of many! Aunt Stephanie and I are going to review my family’s history on back to Europe. This will serve as a record for me to share with my family now and in the future. Please feel free to listen, you may want to do the same some day! Life […]