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1900s Name: Peschanka
1900s District: Olgopol
1900s Province: Podolia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Pishchanka, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Піщанка  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Песчанка  listen town name in russian

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

Other names: Peschanka [Rus], Pishchanka [Ukr], Pistchanka [Yid], Piszczanka [Pol], Peschanki, Pestchanka, Peschanaya, Piscanka, Pischanka

48°12'N 28°54'E Mapquest Google Maps


Ship Manifests: Re-index Ellis Island Database (EIDB), PeschankaEliana AizimIn progress
Extract records from the EIDB and index the unindexed fields. Use town-based extractions of passenger manifests.
Kehilalinks Development Project: Old Town Pages Conversion, PeschankaRichard BaumFinished
Conversion of Peschanka (Pishchanka) Old Town Page to Kehilalink. 
conversion completed 1/23/2013.
Not yet reviewed and approved. 
Old Town Page not deleted.

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Peschanka2001
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 981: "Peschanya (I)".
Pinkas Community Registers, Peschanka
on microfilm in The Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, Jewish National and University Library in Jerusalem
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Peschanka
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 73: "Pistchanka".
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