CGSI Quarterly meeting - May 2009

The CGSI traveling library traveled to Hutchinson, MN May 30, 2009.

               CGSI President Ginger Simek and Dottie Speidel
Ginger Simek, CGSI President and Dottie Speidel, CGSI 1st Vice President displaying a cadastral map from a village in the Czech Moravian Highlands of Bohemia, circa 1830.

               Sales Chair Jerry Parupsky and his wife Mary
Sales Chair Jerry Parupsky and his wife Mary attend to the Sales Table. The Parupskys sell Czech and Slovak products at meetings, conferences and festivals.

               Paul Makousky providing advice to the researchers
Paul Makousky, CGSI Publications Chair provided the audience some historic and geographical information about the Czech Moravian Highland area of Bohemia.

               Researchers using the Traveling Library
Two local researchers made use of the Czech Immigration Passenger List books by Leo Baca during their visit to the CGSI Traveling Library.

Photos courtesy of Jolen Bentz of Hutchinson, MN.