Re: Obituary collection at the Hungarian National Library #hungary
Herbert Meyers <herbiem@...>
I agree with the Spiro evaluation of the obituaries. I also scannedtoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
through several of the alphabetic folders this past summer. The notices
are formal documents that announced a death or funeral. The vast
majority were for the Budapest region and there were hardly any
announcements relating to Jews. I scanned through about 500 notices and
did not find any involving a Jew. However someone else scanning through
another part of the alphabet found about 2 or 3 ..
The collection is in the National Library in Pest. There was no
difficulty in gaining access to the documents.
From: Peter S. Spiro <email@example.com>
There have been a couple of postings recently about this collection of