JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen town of Pribram, south of Prague #general


Rakoff125
 

greetings.........Our synagogue has a Torah >from the town of Pribram,
which is south of Prague, under the Czech Memorial Torah Scroll program.
I would like to hear >from anybody with either a/ personal ties to the
town or b/ is in a congregation with one of the other 11 scrolls >from
Pribram. I have been gathering up information and would like to connect
with others similarly intersted in that community in order to recapture
as much as possible and perhaps put together a memorial book, maybe even
make a group trip to Pribram to present such a book in conjunction with
some kind of memorial service..Apparantly the cemetery is well cared for,
the synagogue is gone. I have spoken with a survivor who has visited the
town, [not his hometown, but extended family was there]. There are no Jews
remaining there that he knows of.

Please share this with appropriate people, our synagogue is seriously
interested in a collaborative effort to gather up whatever we can about the
Jewish community of Pribram that they may live on in memory. I will be at
the conference in Philly and on line, so you can look me up in person as well.

hoping to hear >from some of you......
Linda Rakoff
Newton, Massachusetts, USA
searching: ASCHNER-Assakurte, Beuthen/Bytom,Berlin, Brezova p. Bradlom,
Breslau/Wroclaw, Chorzow [Konigshutte], Berko, Bratislava, Budapest, Cakovec
, Danzig, Hradiste, Katlo, Kattowitz, Nyitra, Kosice, Spisska Nova Ves,
Warsaw, Wien, Zagreb LIFSITZ-Galati; GOLDMAN(N), LANGER -Kosice, Bolyar;
Miskolc, Presov; LOW'Y-Brezova, Hradiste, Spisska Nova Ves MELTZER, PERLBINDER,
LADENHEIM-- Horodenka, Galicia RAKOFF-Keilce, RIESENBERG- Horodenka,

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