International Survey of Jewish Monuments

International Survey of Jewish Monuments


Wyszkow, Poland

  • U.S., Poland Work to Save Jewish Sites

  • Jewish Community in Poland
  • A Web site with information about various organizations in Poland.
  • JRI-Poland Wyszkow Project
  • The JRI-Poland index will include entries from all known Wyszków vital records registers for the years 1874-1896 (1893 is missing).
  • Kielce-Radom SIG
  • Goals: Cooperative research of the Jewish population of Kielce and Radom gubernias, which were regions in southern Russian Poland. The SIG produces a quarterly publication, the Kielce-Radom SIG Journal, which includes articles applicable to research throughout Russian Poland, as well as research projects such as Cyrillic index transliterations from LDS microfilms and vital records extractions from the region.
  • NYC DEMBITZER - by Preker Israel
  • From its early beginning, the Dembitzer Y. M. B. S. strove to aid not only its own members, but also became a leading factor in promoting the welfare of the Jewish community everywhere. Throughout the years, in addition to aiding its members through the payment of sick benefits, endowment benefits, special aid, etc., they also have made regular contributions to many recognized worthy causes in the United States and abroad.
  • Polish American Congress
  • The Polish American Congress is a National Umbrella Organization, representing at least 10 million Americans of Polish descent and origin. Its membership is comprised of fraternal, educational, veteran, religious, cultural, social, business, political organizations and individual membership. The Polish American community prides itself on its deeply rooted commitment to the values of family, faith, democracy, hard work and fulfillment of the American dream. We are present in every state and virtually every community in America, on various social, business and economic levels.
  • Polish Synagogues
  • Images of Polish Synagogues
  • Poland Country Guide, Holocaust

  • Mike Rosenzweig, Ph. D. Jewish-Polish Heritage


    Auschwitz Preservation Accord (from JHR 1:2, "HOLOCAUST SITES, MEMORIALS & ART")

    Changes at Auschwitz (from JHR II:1-2)

    ISJM New Article No. 3, Week of August 10.

    November Re-consecration Scheduled for Oswiecim (Auschwitz) Synagogue.

    New Documentary Evokes Destroyed Central European Jewry

    The 21-minute film, is a poetic journey through the sacred landscape of Jewish settlement in Central Europe.  Rosenfeld’s camera takes the viewer on a trip from Prague to Terezin – with evocative footage of abandoned synagogues in several towns.
    News Update  (November 10, 1998) Kristallnacht Commemorations Focus on Polish Synagogue Restorations by Samuel Gruber.


    At new Jewish museum in Krakow, past seen via lens of Poland's present

    Tempel Synagogue Restoration  Jewish Heritage Report on the Cracow Tempel Synagogue.

    Getty Grant for Tempel Synagogue  Jewish Heritage Report on Getty's generous grant for restoration.

    Arson and Vandalism Target Polish Jewish Sites  Jewish Heritage Report on vandalism in Cracow.

    Kazimierz  Cracow's Jewish District.

    Tour of Jewish Cracow  The Traces of Jewish Culture in Cracow.

    Krakow - Cracow  Iosif Vaisman's shtetl page and information on Kazimierz (map and Cracow's Yiddish web-page).

    Jewish Gombin The Official Web Page of the Gombin Jewish Historical and Genealogical Society

    Poland's Pinczow Synagogue Receives Help  Jewish Heritage Report article

    Radzilow  This is an exemplary Web site devoted to the history and people of this shtetl.

    Where the Judenrat met
    Eleven international architectural firms have been selected from 119 original competitors to draw up plans for the new Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Haaretz story.

    Ber Sonnenberg Monument Restoration News Update

    Jewish Renaissance Foundation Plans Restoration of Warsaw Properties Jewish Heritage Report (I:1) article

    Museum of History of Polish Jews in Warsaw  Jewish Heritage Report (I:2) article

    Painted Prayer House Discovered in Warsaw: Preservationists Fight to Stop DemolitionJewish Heritage Report (II:1-2) article

    Prozna Project Progress Peg Simpson's Tabletalk Column for Aug 14, 2000

    Rebuilding a Polish cemetery destroyed by neglect, ecology  from the JTA

    Warsaw Cemetery Attacked  Jewish Heritage Report (II:1-2) article

    International Survey of Jewish Monuments
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                                                                                      Last updated: April 8, 2005