Theme Pages by Topic


CGSI members have access to a deep and wide knowledge base of resources with information on Czech and Slovak genealogy, history, culture, and more.

Below are links to Theme Pages grouped thematically. These pages are part of an ongoing project, and your suggestions for page topics and potential resources are welcomed.



  • Customs and Traditions
    • Czechoslovak Christmas Traditions
    • Music
    • Language
    • Clothing
  • Occupations or Trades
  • Historical Czech and Slovak Settlements
    • Wisconsin
    • Chicago
    • Cedar Rapids
  • Czech - Slovak Immigration
    • Wisconsin
  • Fraternal Organizations
    • Sokol
    • CSA
    • Zapadni Ceska Bratrska Jednota (ZČBJ)
    • Carpatho-Rusyn Organizations
  • German-Bohemian (Böhmisch)