In memory of the Jewish community of Iwie
(Iwye, Belarus)

53°56' / 25°46'

A translation of
Sefer Zikaron le-kehilat Iwie

Edited by M. Kaganovich

Published in Tel Aviv, 1968

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This is a translation of: Sefer Zikaron le-kehilat Iwie (In Memory of the Jewish Community of Iwie),
Editor M. Kaganovich, Tel Aviv, Association of Former Residents of Ivie in Israel, 1968. (738 pages, Hebrew, Yiddish)

Note: The original book can be seen online at the NY Public Library site: Iwie

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Foreword from the Editor 18
On the History of the Jewish Settlement in Ivye by Meyshe Kaganovitsh / Tel Aviv 43
There Once Was a Shtetele, Ivye by Yehuda-Leyb Blokh / Petakh Tivka (Yoel Barkier's son) 92
Lifeways and Folklore by Khaym Bilboski / Tel Aviv 326
Ivye -- A Shtetl With Nicknames by A. Alef / Tel Aviv 341
Ivye Witticisms, Anecdotes and Idioms by Avrum-Tsvi Mekel 343
The Extermination of the Jews in Ivye by Shifre Margolin (Stotski) of blessed memory 503
The Slaughter in Ivye by Dr. A. Kaplinski / Johannesburg 519
We Covered the Pits of Our Martyrs by Elimelekh (Mishe) Melamed / Tel Aviv 525
From the Great Slaughter to the Liquidation of the Ghetto by Meyshe Kaganovitsh / Tel Aviv 530
The Ivye Partisan Group in the Morin Forest and its Fate by Meyshe Kaganovitsh / Tel Aviv 535
List of Illustrations  
Necrology for Ivye  
Former Residents of Ivye Living in Israel  
Necrology for Lipnishok and Gavya
Necrology for Traby

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