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NEWS ALERT
Updated:
July 31, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS
(updated July 31, 2017)
New Licensing Agreement with JRI-Poland (Jewish Records Indexing)
New Partnership with JewishGen/Belarus SIG Group
New Partnership with JewishGen/Bessarabia SIG Group
Remembering Board Member, Harvey Krueger, Z"L
Center for Jewish History and Routes to Roots Foundation Expand Online Access to Family History Research
Newly added: extensive updates to surviving Jewish birth, marriage, death and divorce documents throughout Ukraine.
Newly added: extensive updates and new archive data from archives throughout Poland.
Newly added: extensive archive data from the Romanian State Archives branch in Baia Mare
Newly added: archive data for the city of Moscow, Russia
Miriam Weiner receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Fire at the Kamenets Podolskiy Archives in Ukraine!
Availability of Publications
Jewish Roots in Poland | Jewish Roots in Ukraine and Moldova




NEW IMAGE EXHIBITION ADDED TO THE WEBSITE
(updated August 1, 2009)
A collection of images consisting of both antique postcard views and current photographs of towns and cities throughout the following countries/regions. The images are in a database searchable by town name and this database is continually being expanded from the large collection of images in the Miriam Weiner archives.
 
Belarus
Bessarabia (former)
Bukovina (former)
Galicia (former Austro-Hungarian Empire)
Lithuania
Moldova (former Bessarabia)
Poland
Ukraine
 
A unique collection of Judaic postcards (including synagogue images) have also been added to this database from the following countries:
Czechoslovakia (former)
France
Germany
Italy
Latvia
Romania
Yugoslavia
South Africa
 
NAME DATABASES ADDED TO THE WEBSITE
(updated July 20, 2013)
1929 List of Jewish taxpayers from Pulawy, Poland (460 names)
1928 List of Jewish taxpayers from Krasnystaw, Poland (560 names)
1936 List of Jewish taxpayers from Turobin, Poland (121 names)
1990 List of burials in Beltsy Jewish Cemetery (Moldova) (4,600 names approx)
1858 — List of heads of households in the town of Cherkassy, Ukraine, from the Revisky Skasky/census lists (307 names)
1894 - 1918 Heads of Jewish families that had a status of Meshchanin (petty bourgeois) in Odessa (4,505 names)
List of people who died in Belogorodka, Ukraine during the Holocaust (in Word format)
1941 / List of Holocaust victims from Ozarintsy, Ukraine (69 names)
1941-1942 / List of Holocaust victims from Yaryshev, Ukraine (356 names)
1941-1942 / List of Holocaust victims from Yaruga, Ukraine (100 names)
1941-1944 / List of Holocaust victims from Mogilev Podolskiy, Ukraine (750 names)
1941-1944 / List of Holocaust victims from Kirovogrod (formerly Elizabetgrad), Ukraine (450 names)
1860-1884 / Index to Bialystok Jewish births (in process)
1889-1918 / Index to Family List of Jews in Priluki, Ukraine (approximately 600 families) (in process)
 
NEW REPOSITORIES ADDED TO THE DATABASE

Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People (Jerusalem)

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Washington, DC)

NEWLY-ADDED ARCHIVE INVENTORY INFORMATION
TO THE DATABASE

(updated May 1, 2014)
Ukraine
Belarus
Lithuania
Poland
Romania
Russia


NEW ARTICLES
(updated July 1, 2013)


General: "The Conscript" (A Jew is "invited" to join the Tsar's Army)

Ukraine: Jewish Pogroms in Ukraine, 1918-1921: Documents of Kiev
             District Commission for Relief to Victims of Pogroms

Ukraine: Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine in Lviv

Ukraine: Jewish Emigration from Ukraine, 1895-1917
             Holdings of the State Archive of Kiev Oblast

Ukraine: Jewish Records in the State Archives of Odessa Region:
             Origin, Preservation and Access
Lithuania: The Vilna Gaon Jewish State Museum
Lithuania: The Shtetl Household
Belarus: Archive Acknowledgments

Belarus: National Historical Archives of Belarus in Minsk

Poland: Books of Residents in Poland

Poland: Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum Archives

Moldova: Archive Acknowledgments



Jewish Identities in Synagogue Architecture of Galicia and Bukovina
 

 
   



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