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

Modern: Staraya Murafa, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Стара Мурафа  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Старая Мурафа  listen town name in russian

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

Other names: Murafa [Rus], Staraya Murafa, Morachwa [Pol], Mrachva [Yid], Murava-Staraya, Murava

48°47'N 28°13'E Mapquest Google Maps


Condition of Jews in Podolia and lists of the dead from the pogromsJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Report on the situation of Jewish refugees at the Romanian border with the list of refugees in Kamenka. Extracts from the pinkases of Proskurov and Khashchevata. Lists of those killed in the towns of Bobrik, Boguslav, Byshev, Vakhnovka, Gaisyn, Germanovka, Gorodok, Granov, Dashev, Zyatkovtsy, Ivangorod, Kolenkovichi, Kuna, Ladyzhin, Litin, Malin, Obukhov, Pereyaslav, Priluki, Raigorod, Severinivka, Sobolevka, Teplik, Ternovka, Tomashpol", Trilesy, Khashchevatoye, Yasnogorodka. Lists of the children of the orphanages of Bar, Bershad, Murafa, Olgopol". Lists of those who suffered in pogroms in Khashchevata and Sharovka, 1919-1921; Russian, Yiddish, Hebrew; CAHJP HM2/9958.2.
'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.

Mogilev-Podolskiy Jewish Community BoardGAVO, Vinnitsa, Fond R-4155, Opis 1, Delo 16 "A"
Accusations of bribery including letters from Jewish Communities, 1799Janette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Accusations of bribery against advisors Rafael Lejzerovich and Yankel Mordkovich, including letters from the Jewish communities of Bar, Luchinets, Mogilev-Podolskiy, Novaya and Staraya Murafa, Sitnikov, Yaltushkov and Yarysheva, in support of the Jewish advisors of the Mogilev-Podolskiy City Council. File includes fragments of the book documenting the arrival and departure of the Mogilev-Podolskiy magistrate for 1799, Polish, CAHJP HM2/9554.1.

GAKhO, Kamenets-Podolskiy, Fond 120, Opis 1, Delo 136
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