Drohiczhn; 500 years of Jewish life
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Drohiczyn; finf hundert yor yidish lebn
Edited by: Dov Warshawsky, Book Committee Drohichyn
Published in Chicago, 1958
Glen David Strauss
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500 years of Jewish life, Editor: Dov Warshawsky. Chicago: Book Committee Drohichyn, 1958 (Y)
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FIVE HUNDRED YEARS OF JEWISH LIFE
REVISED AND EDITED
RABBI DOV B. WARSHAVSKY
In memory of the five thousand Jewish souls from Drohitchin who perished in two
massacres at the hands of the murderous Germans
October 17, 1942 July 25, 1942
PUBLISHED BY THE DROHITCHIN YIZKOR BOOK COMMITTEE
Zalman Shevinsky- Originator
Dovid Eisenstein -
Leizer Warshavsky -
Hersh Leib Eisenstein - Treasurer
Zalman Shevinsky - Secretary
ABRAHAM EISENSTEIN * YlSROEL BARUCH EISENSTEIN * RABBI YEHUDA DOVID GOLDMAN *
BLUMA GUTAV * ABRAHAM GRATCH * YOSEF GRATCH * SHOLOM GRATCH * CHAIM LEIB
GROSSMAN * CHAIM HOFFMAN * BONCHE WASSERMAN * ZEIDEL WEISSMAN * BEN TEPER *
ROCHEL MAZURSKY * TODROS LEIB MILNER * YOSEF FELDMAN * YOSEF KOLEN * GEDALIA
KAPLAN * MAX KLAR * YOSEF SHUB * HARRY SHKOLNICK * SHLOMO SHKOLNICK, ESQ. *
RABBI DOV B. WARSHOVSKY, Editor
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