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People and Memories of Shumsk


Interview with Shumsk-born David Eliezer Moldavan (1914-2006) by Harvey Morginstin, transcribed and edited by Enid Cherenson with research assistance from Rachel Karni

A tribute to Shumsk-born Yiddish Writer Shmuel Batt

Lynne Tolman's interview with her cousin Zeev Berg (born in Shumsk in 1919) on the Web.

The Sacks, Berenstein, and Rabinowicz (Rabin) Families of Shumsk (photos)

Popular bandleader Jan Savitt ("the Stokowski of Swing") was born in Shumsk.

An essay by Shumsk native Lillian Waldman recalling her childhood in Shumsk and leaving for America.

Toby Sonneman's Shumsk-born grandmother and aunt, Judith and Toba Kanfer, and the fate of Toba's family.

Be Glad and Rejoice on Simchat Torah (at the Great Synagogue in Shumsk) by Betsalel Goren from Voice of Kremenets Emigrants in Israel and the Diaspora, Booklet 17 (scroll to second article)

People from Shumsk who were killed in the Holocaust (thanks to Lynne Tolman for assembling this collection of names and photographs)


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