Friday, December 19, 2014

GAOO ARCHIVES: (Odessa) PERSONAL FILES

GAOO ARCHIVES: (ODESSA) PERSONAL FILES


CORRECTION OF THE POSITION OF NOVOROSSIYSK/NEW RUSSIA, THE BESSARABIAN GOVERNOR-GENERAL  MAYOR OF ODESSA: REGARDING THE JEWISH USE OF SPECIAL CLOTHING (F. 2, Op. 1, D. 262, II 4, 4 ob., 8)
February 8, 1851
Odessa Jewish merchant, Mendel Tseibak requested permission to wear Jewish clothes, noting that he was 70 yrs. old & had worn Jewish traditional clothing for many years; thus it was difficult to get used to European dress. As of June, 1850 it was forbidden to wear Jewish clothes except where it was deemed necessary to allow, for a fee. Jewish adults needed to have reached at least 60 yrs. of age. The Mendel's request was honored, at a fee of 5 silver rubles. (July 5, 1851)

MATERIALS FROM THE COMMISSION ON THE JEWISH QUESTION IN ODESSA (F. 2, OP.2, D. 2022)
October 8, 1881  Meeting of the Odessa Commission, attended by:
Isaac Germanovich Tiktin (barrister) & Mikhail Grigoryevich Morgulis

REGARDING THE PROPOSAL TO ESTABLISH JEWISH COLONIES: MIHAILSDORF (F.1.00.215 {1840}, 16, LL. 1-4)
Petition to the Governor-General of Bessarabia, about the allocation of land for a model Jewish colony by:
David Zelensky—1st guild Kremenchug merchant’s son
Joseph Rabinowitz—3rd guild Pavlograd merchant’s son
Jacob Novorossiyk—Uman tradesman



TRADE. INDUSTRY. BANKS: FOR PRODUCTION OF TRADE ( F. 17. Op. 1, D. 28, I. 6) 
August 24, 1797
Regarding Rukhlov Davydova, a Jew from Berdyaev, who sought permission to live in Odessa and other places in Novorossiysk province, with her daughter, Sarah.

Requested of the governor, the right to engage in commercial affairs.

Kherson Treasury Chamber, Odessa
F 32, Op. 1, D. 399, Il. 15-15
March 13, 1853
Regarding a case of reckoning (??) in the Odessa Merchants 3rd Guild:
Mordko Vulihz/Vupikha Revizsky, a Jew from Podolsk, 51 years old; wife Khana, 42; sons: Duvid, 16; Meyer, 12

FROM THE CASE OF THE PROSECUTOR OF ODESSA CIRCUIT COURT OF INQUIRY: RELATED TO THE JEWISH SELF-DEFENSE UNITS (F. 634, Op. 1, D. 54A)

On July 12 1906, three Jews of the Moldava combat self-defense detachment (i. 1-1 vol.) were arrested in Odessa: Idel Mordkov Tarnopolsky, Vigdor Moiseyev Berkoveich, & Froim   Shulimov Gornshteyn for carrying a loaded revolver.
Gornshteyn lived in an apartment with Mordko Abramov Keylman and Iosel Shimonov Tselelnitsky (?)  Illegal literature and printing materials were found in the apartment.

May 20th  & August 19, 1907

Berkovich, Gornshteyn, Tarnopolsky, Yankel Estermann, & Samuil Rabinovich were sent from Odessa prison and Alexander jail into exile in Irkutsk province.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

1938 BESSARABIA PROVINCE: APPLICATION TO IMMIGRATE (and other Jewish News)

1938 BESSARABIA PROVINCE: APPLICATION TO IMMIGRATE (and other Jewish News)

According to a news article, appearing in the Jan. 28, 1938 Kentucky Jewish Chronicle, 600 Jews applied to the Italian consulate for permits to enter Italian African empire. They also sought permits to immigrate to Brazil. (p. 1) http://indiamond6.ulib.iupui.edu/cdm/ref/collection/JPO/id/1000


On another note, p. 4  “Society”, offers a slice of every day life in the engagement and birth announcements, travel plans, and other comings & goings of individuals. 
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

1954 (?) & 1959 BESSARABIAN IMAGES: WHO DO YOU THINK THEY ARE?

1954 & 1959 BESSARABIAN IMAGES

Perhaps the book or booklet for the first photo was published in 1954. Based on the clothing, it looks like a photo was from the 1920's or 1930's
Found on eBay: Do you recognize anyone in the photos below??

“Bessarabia: 1954 Schildkraut Memorial Signed Holocaust Shoa Yuzkor VR”




1959 UNITED BESSARABIAN RELIEF SOCIETY
(“1959 Bessarabia Yizkor Memorial Vol. 1 Anthology Hebrew…”)







Monday, December 15, 2014

1884-1909 Ezra Association Member Directory (25th Anniversary Edition) #1




1884-1909 Ezra Association Member Directory--25th Anniversary Edition (#1)

The Ezra Association supported the Jewish agricultural colonies in Palestine & Syria.

Honorary Members
A.Apolant, Therese Apolant, Posen
Willy Bambus.
Moritz Dorn
Rabbi Israel Hildesheimer
Isidor Guttman
Max Rosenberg
Louis Unger
Samtlich (?)= in Berlin--all above from Berlin??)

Permanent Members
MJ Bodenstein
Mrs. Mayer Cohn
Henriette Dorn
Moritz Dorn
Isidor Ginsberg
Mr. Sally Heinemann
Moritz Jacoby
Moritz Lewy
Joseph Lowenthal
Moritz Neufeld
Samtlich (?)=in Berlin--all above from Berlin?)

Charles Hallgarten, Frankfurt
Joseph Kronheim, Melbourne Australia

Lifetime Members
Otto Brach
Dr. Max Ginsberg
Paul Judel
Dr. Clara Sobernheim

Samtlich in Berlin (all from Berlin)

Sunday, December 14, 2014

1927 JEWISH BOOKSTORES (Owners/Managers) WORLDWIDE (#2)

1927 JEWISH BOOKSTORES (Owners/Managers) WORLDWIDE (#2)
(1927 Book of Jewish Bookstores)


For ”1927  Jewish Bookstores #1”,  please visit: 

List #2 includes bookstores from locations throughout the world including; Argentina, Brazil, Austria, Bessarabia, Buckowina, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Palestine, Poland, Romania, South Africa, United States, etc.

Locations are as they existed in 1927.


NAME
LOCATION
NOTES
Neugeboren Osias
Tarnopol (Kleinpolen)

Neumann Beno
Budapest (Hung.)

Neumann S.
Frankfurt (Germ.)

Oppenheimer S.
Mannheim (Germ)

Ostertag Ferdinand
Berlin
Bankverb: Commerz- u. Privatbank, Dep.-Kasse M.
Parnass G.
Brooklyn NY, US
208 S. 9th St., Brooklyn
Peretz Isaak
Sofia (Bulgaria)

Perles Moritz
Wien (Aust.)

Perlstein M.
New York, US
202 E. B’dway,
Poppelauer M.
Berlin (Germ)
Bank: Geb. Merzbach
“Progress”
Buenos Aires (Arg.)
Inh.: G Kaplansky
Ptaschek A.
Kowno (Lith.)

Pundik M.
Siemiatycze (Pol)

Rabinovitsch M.
Jerusalem
“Darom” Bookstore
Rabinowitz J.
Karlsruhe

Rabinowitz Salomon
New York, US
Berlin
“Tarbuth” Bookstore
442-44 Canal St
“Jalkut”, Berllin
Raccah Jacob di v.
Tripoli d’Africa

Rasskin A.
Warsaw
Bank: Jewish Colonial Trust, London E.C. 4
Rath M.
Wien

Rawer J.
Frankfurt
Deutsche Bank
Regalsky & Fain
Buenos Aires

Remigolsky L.
Riga

Reznik, Menschel & Co.
New York, US
927 B’dway
NY
Robinson Abraham
Stanislawow (Klein-Polen)

Romm Witwe
Wilna

Rosen F.
Warsaw

Rosenberg D.
Berlin

Rosenkranz & Szriftsetzer
Wilna

Rubin L.
Johannesburg, S. Africa

Salles Wolf
Berlin

Samuel M.
Paris( France)

Sanger L.
Franfurt

Satz Book Co.
Bronx NY, US
1305 Wilkine Av.
Sachapira A.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Schechter K.
Kischineff (Rumanien, Bessarabien)
Michalowskastr.
Schenker S.
New York US
66 Canal St.
Schereschewski B.
Riga

Schlesinger, Josef
Wien

Schlesinger Josef
Budapest

Schmulowitz S.
Antwerp

Schrapstein
Buenos Aires

Seckbach
Wurzburg (Germ.)

Shapiro, Valentine & Co.
London

Siegel Naphtali
Lemberg

Silber S. & Co.
Czernowitz (Bukowina)

Singer D.
Bratislava (Czech)

Speiser W.
Paris

Stematzki Z.
Tel-Aviv

Stern S.
Russelsheim, (Germ.)

Sternbach
Drohobycz

Sternfeld D.
Czernowitz (Rumanien)

Sternkuker, M.
Koln a. Rh.

Sternkuker O.
Berlin

Sussmann L.
London

Syrkin A.-G.
Wilna

Szapiro
Warsaw

Tenenbaum J.
Edinti (Bessar., Rumanien)

Tenenblum A.
Lodz (Pol)

Topitowsky Wolf
Koln a. Rh.

Ullmann Rafael Ferenz
Budapest

Uzan & Frere
Tunis (Afr.)

Wahrmann MA
Frankfurt

Weingart B.
Chicago Ill, US
2605 W. Division St.
Weiss Salomon
Sighetul-Marmatiei (Rumanien)Whitberg L.

Whitberg L.
Glasgow

Wiener E.
Kattowitz

Wilf Osias
Lwow (Galiz.)

Ziegelheim H.
Wien

Zingmann Jakob
Kowno

Zwerling Ire
Lwow