"NYC's YIVO Institute holds Jewish memories saved from destruction during the Holocaust -- What's in the Basement?" #galicia


Tony Hausner
 

"NYC's YIVO Institute holds Jewish memories saved >from destruction during the
Holocaust -- What's in the Basement?"

https://mashable.com/video/yivo-jewish-institute/

My mother's family comes >from Skala Podolskaya in Eastern Galicia. Our
JewishGen town research group has copied over 100 documents that were
accumulated between 1960-2000 >from various archives. These were stored at
YIVO.

Tony Hausner
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(primary email address: thausner@gmail.com)

MODERATOR NOTE: This 14-minute video features YIVO Executive Director
Jonathan Brent and staff members Eddy Portnoy and Stefanie Halpern,
describing YIVO's history and unique holdings. Another video in Mashable's
"What's in the Basement?" series
(https://mashable.com/shows/whats-in-the-basement/) explores the "history
found under the floor boards" of New York City's Tenement Museum on the
Lower East Side.

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