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Introduction

 

Timeline

Overview

 

Facts about the Colonies

 

Documentation: Original records Includes Revision Lists for the Ekaterinoslav 17 colonies

Chart:  Migration - to and from the Colonies

Chart: Country of Origin of Original Settlers

Chart: 17Jewish Colonies in Ekaterinoslav - Mel Camarisow and Chaim Freedman

Chart: Register of the number Jewish Colonies and their population in 1881 - Harry Boonin

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Kherson Guberniya: Kherson District (18 Colonies); Elizabetgrad District (3 Colonies); Tiraspolskii; District (1 Colony).

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Ekaterinoslav Gurerniya:  Alexandrovskii District (10 Colonies);  Mariupolskii District (7 Colonies).

Chart: The Balta Colonies (16 Colonies)

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The Letichev District (Podolia) of Ukraine

Chart: Bessarabia Oblast Jewish settlements

Chart: German colonies and Ukrainian towns where Jews resided

Chart: Agricultural Settlement Throughout Russia in 1856

Chart: Kherson Colonies with map

Chart: Settlements in Western Russia Prior to 1904 with map

 

Maps

 

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Introduction to Geography of the Ekterinoslav Colonies by Chaim Freedman

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 U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Map of the Colonies

Maps:  Black Sea Area

The Black Sea Settlements Prior to 1918 (Jonathan Sheppard map reprint)

(Drawn in Germany to show location of the German settlements in southern Russia. Includes districts of Bessarabia, Chersson, Taurida, Jekaterinaslaw, Crimea and the western portion of the Don district. The map includes a key for identifying both the German and Russian settlements.)

Composite Map  

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Bessarabia (Northern Section)       

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Bessarabia (Southern Section)          

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Kherson (Northern Section)         

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Kherson (Southern Section)         

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Ekaterinoslav (Northern SectionA1)         

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Ekaterinoslav (Southern SectionB1)         

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Ekaterinoslav (Northern SectionA2)         

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Ekaterinoslav (Southern SectionB2)  

Maps: Jewish Agricultural Colonies of Ukraine      

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Podalsk (Balta Colonies)

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1865 Mariupol District Ekaterioslav

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Street map of Grafskaya

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Colonies in the Crimea

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Joseph Epp's Map

 

Individual Colonies and Surnames of Individual Families

 

Inventory of Colonies by name: link to individual file cards

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Ekaterinoslav Surname List: research by Chaim Freedman

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Svir Revision List 1858 (part): Contributed by Arnold Wolff (Svir Reseacher)

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Grafskoy Golesh; Komisaruk

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Nadezhnaya

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Trudoliubovka

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Krasnoselka

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Roshnoshnoye

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Revision census list of the Jewish colony of Zelenoe Pole

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Jews Registered in Ekaterinoslav in 1847

 

Resource, Research  and Shtetlinks web sites

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Lvovo

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Resource Link Page

RAGAS Reports

Dimitry Feldman

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Materials in the Russian State Archives of Ancient Acts Pertaining to the History of the Jewish People: A    Genealogical Survey

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Archival Sources for the Geneology of Jewish Colonists in Southern Russia in the 19th Century

Vlad Soshnikov

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From the Field

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Field Notes from Vlad Soshnikov

Patricia Eames

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Jewish Agricultural Colonies (Introduction by Patricia Eames)

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V.N. Nikitin (Translated by Patricia A. Eames, Editor) V.N. Nikitin 's monograph, "Jewish Farmers: Historical. Legislative. Administrative, and Conditions of Daily Life in the Colonies from their Origin to the Present. 1807_1887" appeared in St Petersburg in1887.

 

Memoirs

 

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Rokhel Luban's Memoirs (Trudolubovka)

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Rokhel's Map of households in Trudolubovka

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Sehaidak memories: Haim Cohen; Tziporah Kaminker; Yisrael Seltzer; Avraham Toren

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Israelovka memories: Haim Cohen

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Memoirs of Yaakov Yelishevitch

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Life story of Shmuel Yelisheitch

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Memories of two Generations: Alexander Ziskind Gurwitz

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'Nechaevka' by Moshe Avigal (Beigel)

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The Diary of Joseph Epp 1860-1880

 

History

 

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Timeline

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Levanda Laws A Collection of Laws Pertaining to Jews (1894)

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From the Hebrew Press

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History of the Colonization

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A Journey in the Southern-Russian Jewish Colonies by L.M.Bramson

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Russian Sources on Jewish Agricultural Colonization

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Jewish Agricultural Settlements - Yekaterinoslav Government by B. D. Brutskus

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The Pogroms of 1881

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The Ukrainian Pogroms: Report of the Trudoliubovka pogrom

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Elizavetgrad Historical Note

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The Holocaust and the Colonies

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Migration Chains

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History of Novozlatopol

 

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