KehilaLinks: KALINOVKA

This site is dedicated to the memory of the Reznik family and all the other Jewish families
who considered Kalinovka their home.

Where is KALINOVKA ? Latitude 4928 N, Longitude 2832 E ,

"Not to know what happened before we were born is to remain perpetually a child. For what is the worth of a human life unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history?" --- Marcus Tullius Cicero, 106-43 B.C.

Background Information


In every generation each person must regard himself as if he himself had come out of Egypt, as it is said: "And thou shalt relate it to thy son on that day, saying, this is done on account of that which the Lord did unto me, when I came forth out of Egypt."(Exodus 13:8, Passover Hagadah)

Memoirs, Family Stories and Pictures
Some of the stories are PDF files, in order to read the stories you will need the Arcobat Reader which you can download free from the following site.

Books & Articles - Bibliography

  • Arad, Yitzhak, Plunder of Jewish Property in the Nazi-Occupied Areas of the Soviet Union. Yad Vashem Studies, vol 29
  • Heifetz, Elias, J.U.D., (1921) The Slaughter of the Jews in the Ukraine 1919. New York, NY, Thomas Seltzer - contains testimonies of witnesses.
  • Hoffman, David B. & Gircyte, Vitalija, (2001) Collection of Box Taxes in 19th-Century Lithuania. AVOTAYNU XVII No.3
  • Luckin, B., Sokolova, A., & Khaimovich, B., (2000) One Hundred Shtetls of Uraine: Jewish Communities of Podolia (russian) Vol. 2, St. Petersburg
    704 pages, 380 illustrations, 50 maps. The second volume is devoted to the shtetls of Southern Podolia. It contains three large introductory articles, 15 articles of important Jewish center of the area and historical information about 16 smaller places (see table of contents). Contains pictures of furniture and artifacts from Jewish homes.
  • Jewish Farmers on Russian Fields Sifrat Poalim, Ltd., 1965
  • The Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before and During the Holocaustt


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Rose Avigael Feldman

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