Re: Jews employed by the Czars #russia


Jules Levin
 

It seems inprobable, but then a real Jew, Baron Ginsburg, built the

whole transSiberian railroad, so why not a bathtub?

(By the way, Ginsburg did not convert, and did speak to the Tsar.)

Jules Levin


On 10/14/2020 4:52 AM, segslusky via groups.jewishgen.org wrote:

Yes, my son in law’s family (GERSHKOVITZ Kerch, Crimea) has a story
that their ancestor designed a bathtub for the czar’s railroad car
that reduced water sloshing out. But this sounds so unlikely

Susan Slusky, Highland Park, NJ

GRABER, HUF, MYSZKET, BARK Lublin Province
VOROBEY, PODMAZO Minsk Province and near Kovno
HERSCHER, KRAMER Galicia/Russian border

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