Poor Jews Temporary Shelter database #general

Saul Issroff <saul@...>

The Poor Jews temporary Shelter database of around 50,000 entries has been
online for some years. This is hosted by the University of Cape Town,
(Isaac and Jessie Kaplan Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies), at

Excellent descriptions of the Shelter and its role in assisting Jewish
emigrants ( mainly Jewish) in transit to South Africa, the USA and S.
America are on http://www.sansa.uct.ac.za/shelter/shelter.htm

Saul Issroff

<<From: "Dorothy Bernstein" <dorothy.b.bernstein@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2004
If you are looking for family that may have come thru the UK after 1886 try
the Poor Jewish Temporary Shelter. Prof. Aubrey Newman of Leicester
University is putting the information on a web site.>>>

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