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Shtetls of Belarus

Postavy, Disna uyezd, Vitebsk gubernia

Latitude: 5507' Longitude: 2650'

Also known as PASTAVY, and POSTAWY



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The All Belarus Database contains hundreds of thousands of entries.  There may also be information in the All Belarus Database under an alternate name of Postavy. To search other spellings of Postavy, use the box above the SEARCH ABD button.


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Search the Jewish Encyclopedia website for articles about Postavy.  This site contains the complete contents of the 12-volume Jewish Encyclopedia, which was originally published between 1901-1906. There may also be information in the Jewish Encyclopedia under an alternate name of Postavy. To search other spellings of Postavy, use the box above the SEARCH JE button.



The Routes to Roots Foundation Archive Database contains a comprehensive list of archival holdings for Belarus, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, and the Ukraine.  Use the link on the left to see if there are any records for Postavy. There may also be information in the Routes to Roots Foundation Archive Database under an alternate name of Postavy. To search other spellings of Postavy, use the box above the SEARCH RTR button.

Search the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Research Institute Reading Room for information on Postavy. There may also be information in the USHMM database under an alternate name of Postavy. To search other spellings of Postavy, use the box above the SEARCH USHMM button.

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The Yizkor Book Database lists where you can find memorial books for Postavy. There may also be Yizkor books available under an alternate name of Postavy. To search the available Yizkor books by an alternate name, use the box above the AVAILABLE button.

A translation of a Yizkor book for Postavy is not available yet. Click here for information on getting a book translated.

Links for the shtetl of Postavy

Click here for an article by Alex Friedman

Links for the uyezd of Disna

Click here for the 1967 Disner Benevolent Association
Click here for the Disna research group

Links for the gubernia of Vitebsk

Click here for 1911 Vitebsk vsia rossiia
Click here for an article by Alex Friedman
Click here for Guberniya District Maps from the 1899 edition of Vsia Rossiia, by Michael Steinore. Link for Vitebsk Gubernia is at the bottom of this page.
Click here for Jewish population of Vitebsk gubernia according to the 1897 census
Click here for the 1911 Vsia Rossiia - Vitebsk Gubernia - data compiled by members of the Belarus SIG
Click here for the Jewish agricultural colonies in Western Russia, prior to 1904, by Lou Goldman
Click here for the Vitebsk Regional Library
Click here for Vitebsk gubernia page of the Belarus SIG. Includes a list of all the known shtetls for this gubernia.


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