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Meet the doctor who helped Herzl get to the podium in time to open the Fourth Zionist Congress in London.
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From lake houses to spa days, Jews from all over Europe took full advantage of their summer vacations, building memories that would last a lifetime.
“I cannot believe I was particularly difficult to manage; I cannot believe that a kindly word, a quiet taking by the hand, a friendly look, could not have got me to do anything that was wanted of me”
The newly arrived documents include Kafka’s manuscripts of the uncompleted story “Wedding Preparations in the Country”, a notebook for learning Hebrew, hundreds of personal letters, sketches, and more
An elaborately decorated Pinkas now kept at the Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People tells the story of the Talmud Torah of Riga which sought to return former child soldiers – and their children – to their Jewish roots.
How did rare photographs of Polish Jews end up in a French soldier’s photo album?
Rabbi Márton Schreiner, a religious educator, orientalist and scholar of Semitic languages, struggled against the Ethnic Cultural Movement’s intent to be substitute for Jewish religious life.
The discovery of boxes of forgotten materials in the Historical Archives of Belgrade sparked the creation of a touching series of historical graphic novels on the Holocaust
Zishe Breitbart was known as the “Modern-Day Samson” and performed all over the world until his untimely death.
The Sandys Row Synagogue has kept its doors open through two World Wars and remained active from its original consecration in 1870 until today.
Through the pinkas of a given community, we can assess the life of the individual and the kahal in all its breadth and depth
אנחנו עובדים כל הזמן כדי להביא לכם את התוכן האיכותי והמעניין מתוך אוצרות הספרייה.
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