Sunday, February 8, 2015

HUNGARIAN JEWISH ENCYCLOPEDIA

HUNGARIAN JEWISH ENYCLOPEDIA
Magyar Zsido Lexikon
(edited in 1929 by Peter Ujvari)

The website is in Hungarian but you can easily use an online tramslator such as Google.
The entries are in table format, but are accompanied by images of the encyclopedia’s original pages . (buttons are provided to do this)

Below, is a sample of a page that has been converted to English from Hungarian:



DATABASES:
       Jewish Community SIZE (index by communities)

        Little known PEOPLE

            By City  and County
      
       Settlement Index of Personal Names

       Additional Information (“under headings”)

              President’s Council  (Presidium)

The High Commission Jewish Encyclopedia
      
              A Short Thematic Index of Personal Names