The Bialystoker Memorial Book
(Białystok, Poland)

53°08' / 23°09'

Translation of
Der Bialystoker yisker-bukh

Editor: I. Shmulewitz

Published by Bialystoker Center, NY, 1982


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This is from: Der Bialystoker yisker-bukh
The Bialystoker memorial book,
Edited by I. Shmulewitz. Published by Bialystoker Center, NY, 1982

Note: The original book can be seen online at the NY Public Library site: Bialystok (1982)


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Editorial Committee   IV
To Our Bialystoker landsleit and Friends The Bialystoker Memorial Book Committee V
Foreword Max Ratner IX
 
Bialystok of Old
Bialystok – A Historical Survey I. Shmulewitz 3
Bialystok – The Beginning Elijezer Fejgin 5
One Hundred Years Ago Awrom Szmuel Herszberg 6
Rabbi Szmuel Mohilewer Dr. Szoul Refoel Landau 11
The Jewish Labour Movement Mordechaj Pogorelski 12
Dr. Josef Chazanowicz – A Profile Litman Rozental 13
Dr. Ludwig Zamenhof and Esperanto Dr. M. Sudarski 14
Pogroms in the 19th Century Mordechaj Pogorelski 15
The Pogrom Against the Jews David Sohn 16
The Martyrs of the 1906 Pogrom   18
 
Bialystok - the Modern Period
Recalling Our Proud Past Pejsach Kaplan 21
The "Bund" In Bialystok Emanuel Nowogrodski 22
The Labour Zionist Movement Dowid Klementynowski 24
Some of the Well-Known Jewish Physicians in Bialystok   25
The Habimah National Theatre Ossip Dymow 26
The First Jewish Art Exhibition Maks Babicz 27
Torah Institutions and Leaders M. Sirota 28
The Athletes and Heroes   29
The Growth of the Silk Industry Y.H. Kancypolski 30
The Jewish Sports Movement Pynchos Ginzburg 31
The Jewish Theatre 1919–1939 Szeftel Zak 33
Women of Bialystoker Jewish Aristocracy   34
 
Partial List of Martyrs   111

 


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