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1900s Name: Chernevtsy
1900s District: Yampol
1900s Province: Podolia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Chernevtsy, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Чернівці  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Черневцы  listen town name in russian

1930s: Chernevtsy, Vinnitsa, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Chernevtsy, Soviet Union

Other names: Chernevtsy [Rus], Chernivtsi [Ukr], Chernivitz [Yid], Czerniejowce [Pol], Cernivci, Cernevti, Chernevtsi, Tschernewzi

48°32'N 28°07'E Mapquest Google Maps


Cemeteries: Photograph Gravestones, Chernevtsy otherOngoing
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Incoming correspondence with information about: the military commissar of the UNR's dJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Incoming correspondence with information about: the military commissar of the UNR"s dissolution of the Mogilev-Podolskiy Committee for public safety; measures taken to stop monetary speculation; request by the Mogilev-Podolskiy Jewish community to carry out a day of mourning for the victims of pogroms in Ukraine (18.03.1920); inquiry from the Dzigovki Jewish community regarding receiving aid from abroad for victims of pogroms; intention of the president of the Chernevtsy Jewish community to emigrate to Eretz Israel, etc.  Included are instructions from the "povetyj" commissar of the UNR, Russian, Ukrainian, Yiddish, Hebrew, 1919-1920, CAHJP HM2/9943.11.

Jewish Community Board of Mogilev-Podolskiy 
GAVO Vinnitsa, Fond R-4155, Inv. 1, File 12
'Report on the Situation of Jews in the Podolia Province' (fragment), plus judicial cJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
"Report on the Situation of Jews in the Podolia Province" (fragment), plus judicial correspondence materials of the Mogilev community board with departments of the UNR. Included are: lists of Jewish refugees from Poland, financial balance with list of members of the Mogilev Jewish community, order of the UNR Ministry of Labor, signed by S. Goldenman, reports from Murafa, Chernievtsy, and Dzingovka on the number of families and the presence of a Jewish school, requests by the Kindergarten "Kultur-ligi", Jewish schools, and the "Committee fo Aid Victims of Pogroms" to permit the purchase of foodstuffs and medicine at state prices, provision of firewood, etc. Included in the file: lists of recipients of financial aid, 1919, Ukrainian & Yiddish, CAHJP HM2/9944.1 or HM2/9944.2.

Mogilev-Podolskiy Jewish Community BoardGAVO, Vinnitsa, Fond R-4155, Opis 1, Delo 16 "A"
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Document and Dataset Collections

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Slownik Geograficzny, Chernevtsy
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), I, p. 825: "Czerniejowce".
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Chernevtsy
Shtetl Finder (1989), p. 14: "Chernivitz"
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Chernevtsy2001
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 247: "Chernevtsy".
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