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= Research Websites:<br> =
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= Research Websites:<br> =
  
 
== Archives and Libraries  ==
 
== Archives and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.archiwa.gov.pl/?CIDA=377 State Archives in Poland]<br>
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*[http://www.archiwa.gov.pl/?CIDA=377 State Archives in Poland]<br>  
 
*[http://www.archiw.uni.wroc.pl/ University Archives in Breslau/Wroclaw]
 
*[http://www.archiw.uni.wroc.pl/ University Archives in Breslau/Wroclaw]
  
== Addresses<br> ==
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== Addresses<br> ==
  
 
*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/reg/OPRU/Litauen/archive_fuer_preussenforschungar02.htm Genealogienetz addresses for Prussian Research] <br>
 
*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/reg/OPRU/Litauen/archive_fuer_preussenforschungar02.htm Genealogienetz addresses for Prussian Research] <br>
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== Church Records  ==
 
== Church Records  ==
  
*[http://www.ezab.de/e/ecframe.html Church Records of Westpreussen and other areas]<br>
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*[http://www.ezab.de/e/ecframe.html Church Records of Westpreussen and other areas]<br>  
*[http://www.ezab.de/e/ecframe.html Church Records of Westpreussen and other areas] <br>
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*[http://www.ezab.de/e/ecframe.html Church Records of Westpreussen and other areas] <br>  
*[http://www.luteranie.pl/eng/directories.htm Lutheran Church of Poland] <br>
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*[http://www.luteranie.pl/eng/directories.htm Lutheran Church of Poland] <br>  
*[http://www.opoka.org.pl/struktury_kosciola/diecezje/ Catholic Diocese of Poland] <br>
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*[http://www.opoka.org.pl/struktury_kosciola/diecezje/ Catholic Diocese of Poland] <br>  
 
*[http://www.vogel-soya.de/SKB/Schlesische_KB.html Information about churchbooks of Schlesien around 1900]  
 
*[http://www.vogel-soya.de/SKB/Schlesische_KB.html Information about churchbooks of Schlesien around 1900]  
 
*[http://www.parafia.gliwice.pl/index.php?i=6 Addresses for Polish parishes]
 
*[http://www.parafia.gliwice.pl/index.php?i=6 Addresses for Polish parishes]
  
== Civil Registration<br> ==
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== Civil Registration<br> ==
  
 
*[http://www.usc.pl/s_urzedy.php Address finder for Civil Registration offices in Poland (USC)]<br>
 
*[http://www.usc.pl/s_urzedy.php Address finder for Civil Registration offices in Poland (USC)]<br>
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*[http://www.breslau-wroclaw.de/de/breslau/ab/1941/ Address Book of Breslau 1941]  
 
*[http://www.breslau-wroclaw.de/de/breslau/ab/1941/ Address Book of Breslau 1941]  
*[http://adressbuecher.genealogy.net/ Historic Address book database]<br>
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*[http://adressbuecher.genealogy.net/ Historic Address book database]<br>  
 
*[http://wiki-de.genealogy.net/Kategorie:Adressbuch_Schlesien Address books of Schlesien]
 
*[http://wiki-de.genealogy.net/Kategorie:Adressbuch_Schlesien Address books of Schlesien]
  
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== Gazetteers  ==
 
== Gazetteers  ==
  
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/germany/prussia/index.html East and West Prussian gazetteers]<br>[http://home.arcor.de/fritigern/onfenster.htm Place name listing] <br>
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*[http://www.progenealogists.com/germany/prussia/index.html East and West Prussian gazetteers]<br>[http://home.arcor.de/fritigern/onfenster.htm Place name listing] <br>  
*[http://www.kartenmeister.com/preview/databaseuwe.asp Kartenmeister Place name finder which provides German and Polish names of localities, as well as other researchers of that village] <br>
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*[http://www.kartenmeister.com/preview/databaseuwe.asp Kartenmeister Place name finder which provides German and Polish names of localities, as well as other researchers of that village] <br>  
*[http://www.atsnotes.com/other/gerpol.html Index of German-Polish and Polish-German names of localities in Poland and Russia] <br>
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*[http://www.atsnotes.com/other/gerpol.html Index of German-Polish and Polish-German names of localities in Poland and Russia] <br>  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1074 Meyers Orts und Verkehrs Lexikon online with Ancestry free account signup]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1074 Meyers Orts und Verkehrs Lexikon online with Ancestry free account signup]
  
 
== Genealogy  ==
 
== Genealogy  ==
  
*[http://www.kartei-quassowski.de.vu/ The Quassowski Kartei of about 350,000 entries]<br>
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*[http://www.kartei-quassowski.de.vu/ The Quassowski Kartei of about 350,000 entries]<br>  
*[http://www.igi-index.de/?seite=batch8&lang=uk Batchnumber index for IGI] <br>
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*[http://www.igi-index.de/?seite=batch8&lang=uk Batchnumber index for IGI] <br>  
*[http://www.vogel-soya.de/ortsfamilienbuecher_schlesien.htm List of Ortsfamilienbücher for Schlesien]
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*[http://www.vogel-soya.de/ortsfamilienbuecher_schlesien.htm List of Ortsfamilienbücher for Schlesien]  
 
*[http://meine-ahnen.eu/ Data bases with focus on Kreis Militsch, Kreis Wohlau-Steinau, and Silesia&nbsp;(Schlesien)&nbsp;general]
 
*[http://meine-ahnen.eu/ Data bases with focus on Kreis Militsch, Kreis Wohlau-Steinau, and Silesia&nbsp;(Schlesien)&nbsp;general]
  
== General Information<br> ==
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== General Information<br> ==
  
*[http://www.olsowskinet.de/Forscherhinweise/Forscherhinweise.html Helps for Researchers] <br>
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*[http://www.olsowskinet.de/Forscherhinweise/Forscherhinweise.html Helps for Researchers] <br>  
*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/ Genealogy Databanks, and lots of good information regarding research] <br>
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*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/ Genealogy Databanks, and lots of good information regarding research] <br>  
*[http://www.panoramio.com/map/#lt=51.484804&ln=7.778320&z=6&k=1&a=1&tab=1 Pictures posted of many localities around the world] <br>
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*[http://www.panoramio.com/map/#lt=51.484804&ln=7.778320&z=6&k=1&a=1&tab=1 Pictures posted of many localities around the world] <br>  
*[http://www.antiquusmorbus.com/German/GermanG.htm List of archaic medical terms] <br>
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*[http://www.antiquusmorbus.com/German/GermanG.htm List of archaic medical terms] <br>  
*[http://dwb.uni-trier.de/start Grimms German dictionary containing archaic and historic words] <br>
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*[http://dwb.uni-trier.de/start Grimms German dictionary containing archaic and historic words] <br>  
*[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html The World Fact book with regional maps, flags, guides to countries and current news] <br>
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*[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html The World Fact book with regional maps, flags, guides to countries and current news] <br>  
*[http://www.polishworld.com/ PolishWorld.com site with lots of Polish information] <br>
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*[http://www.polishworld.com/ PolishWorld.com site with lots of Polish information] <br>  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~polwgw/polandgen.html PolandGenWeb site] <br>
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~polwgw/polandgen.html PolandGenWeb site] <br>  
*[http://www.genpol.com/Mapa+main.html Helpful databases for Polish research]<br>
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*[http://www.genpol.com/Mapa+main.html Helpful databases for Polish research]<br>  
 
*[http://www.schlesisches-museum.de/Kontakt.1176.0.html Historical Museum of Schlesien]  
 
*[http://www.schlesisches-museum.de/Kontakt.1176.0.html Historical Museum of Schlesien]  
 
*[http://digitalizacja.republika.pl/ Digitized address books, historical and other items about Schlesien]  
 
*[http://digitalizacja.republika.pl/ Digitized address books, historical and other items about Schlesien]  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
*[http://images.google.de/imgres?imgurl=http://www.ordensland.de/a_ostpreussen_36.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.ordensland.de/&usg=__HwdazphZLqS2ETo_wvpmOHpQgfw=&h=522&w=700&sz=268&hl=de&start=22&itbs=1&tbnid=bpAQU0iUtc2CmM:&tbnh=104&tbnw=140&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dostp History of Prussia]<br>
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*[http://images.google.de/imgres?imgurl=http://www.ordensland.de/a_ostpreussen_36.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.ordensland.de/&usg=__HwdazphZLqS2ETo_wvpmOHpQgfw=&h=522&w=700&sz=268&hl=de&start=22&itbs=1&tbnid=bpAQU0iUtc2CmM:&tbnh=104&tbnw=140&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dostp History of Prussia]<br>  
 
*[http://www.historyguide.de/start.php History Guide including all areas of Europe]  
 
*[http://www.historyguide.de/start.php History Guide including all areas of Europe]  
*[http://www.kasprzyk.demon.co.uk/www/history/index.html The History of Poland] <br>
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*[http://www.kasprzyk.demon.co.uk/www/history/index.html The History of Poland] <br>  
 
*[http://worldatwar.net/timeline/poland/18-52.html Polish timeline] <br>
 
*[http://worldatwar.net/timeline/poland/18-52.html Polish timeline] <br>
  
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*[http://www.posselt-landkarten.de/ Old Maps of Germany, Kingdom of Prussia, Europe]  
 
*[http://www.posselt-landkarten.de/ Old Maps of Germany, Kingdom of Prussia, Europe]  
 
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ Mapping Europe's Historic Boundaries and Borders]  
 
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ Mapping Europe's Historic Boundaries and Borders]  
*[http://www.posselt-landkarten.de/ Maps of the German Empire] <br>
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*[http://www.posselt-landkarten.de/ Maps of the German Empire] <br>  
*[http://www.library.wisc.edu/etext/ravenstein/ German Empire map] <br>
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*[http://www.library.wisc.edu/etext/ravenstein/ German Empire map] <br>  
*[http://mapa.szukacz.pl/ Modern Polish online atlas]<br>
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*[http://mapa.szukacz.pl/ Modern Polish online atlas]<br>  
*[http://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/ Name mapping in Poland] <br>
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*[http://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/ Name mapping in Poland] <br>  
 
*[http://christoph.stoepel.net/geogen/en/Default.aspx name mapping in Germany] <br>
 
*[http://christoph.stoepel.net/geogen/en/Default.aspx name mapping in Germany] <br>
  
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== Newspapers  ==
 
== Newspapers  ==
  
*[http://dispatch.opac.ddb.de/ Newspapers] <br>
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*[http://dispatch.opac.ddb.de/ Newspapers] <br>  
 
*[http://library.fes.de/breslau/volkswacht.htm Volkswacht] Breslau Newspaper available for the years 1891-1925.
 
*[http://library.fes.de/breslau/volkswacht.htm Volkswacht] Breslau Newspaper available for the years 1891-1925.
  
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*[http://www.kkvsol.net/ Evangelical research in the Oberlausitz area]  
 
*[http://www.kkvsol.net/ Evangelical research in the Oberlausitz area]  
 
*[http://www.gedsql.de/ Databank for Militsch, Wohlau-Steinau and Schlesien]  
 
*[http://www.gedsql.de/ Databank for Militsch, Wohlau-Steinau and Schlesien]  
*[http://lueben-damals.de/kreis/lueben.html Excellent site for Kreis Lüban]
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*[http://lueben-damals.de/kreis/lueben.html Excellent site for Kreis Lüban]<br>  
*[[Category Prussia-Schlesien]]<br>
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*[http://www.antiquar-einhorn.de/links/li0108.htm Oberschlesien research] A listing of many websites, including address books of some cities, to help with research in this area.
 
*[http://www.antiquar-einhorn.de/links/li0108.htm Oberschlesien research] A listing of many websites, including address books of some cities, to help with research in this area.
  
 
== Societies  ==
 
== Societies  ==
  
*[http://www.sggee.org/church_parishes/LutheransInRusPoland The Society For German Genealogy in Eastern Europe] <br>
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*[http://www.sggee.org/church_parishes/LutheransInRusPoland The Society For German Genealogy in Eastern Europe] <br>  
*[http://www.agoff.de/index.htm Society for East German Family Researchers Agoff] <br>
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*[http://www.agoff.de/index.htm Society for East German Family Researchers Agoff] <br>  
*[http://feefhs.org/ The Federation of East European family History Societies] <br>
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*[http://feefhs.org/ The Federation of East European family History Societies] <br>  
*[http://pgsa.org/ Polish Genealogical Society of America] <br>
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*[http://pgsa.org/ Polish Genealogical Society of America] <br>  
 
*[http://www.schlesisches-museum.de/hst/dateien/Adressen.pdf Addresses of German Research groups with emphasis on certain former German Kreise which are now in Poland]  
 
*[http://www.schlesisches-museum.de/hst/dateien/Adressen.pdf Addresses of German Research groups with emphasis on certain former German Kreise which are now in Poland]  
 
*[http://www.klauskunze.com/familienforschung/index.htm Regional homeland research in Kreis Brieg, Gross Wartenberg and Kreis Namslau]  
 
*[http://www.klauskunze.com/familienforschung/index.htm Regional homeland research in Kreis Brieg, Gross Wartenberg and Kreis Namslau]  

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