Monthly Archives: October 2009

Holocaust under the Antonescu Regime

This is the documentary, released in 2009 by JCC Bucuresti, TVR and the “Elie Wiesel” National Institute for the Study of Holocaust in Romania. The 140-min. movie, in Romanian/Russian language with English subtitles, covering the roots of the Romanian antisemitism, … Continue reading

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Marriage in Ushpal

Best old picture I’ ve met. Where is Ushpal? Hardy

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Can you date this photo?

Found this interesting photo on LiveJournal — looks like late 19th century from the lack of buildings around the temple — any guesses? And, what kind of factory is that in the foreground? You can click on the thumbnail to … Continue reading

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Bojan, Boian, Boyany, Boiany, Бояни

(Bojan, 10.10.09) Bojan is a village in the close vicinity of Czernowitz. Tracing the Rudel family, part of my own family, I’ve received from Ludwig Rudel from the USA the following report: The oral history of the Rudels goes back … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Bucharest

From Hardy

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Comments on Romania Holocaust Memorial Page

Just leave your comments on Edgar’s article and photos at the bottom of this page. If you haven’t seen his article it’s here Best, jerome

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Nobel prize winner in literature from Romania – Cz. connection?

Christian Hermann sent along the following photo of Nobel Prize winner Herta Muller at the Cz. Jewish Cemetery.  He writes: “was surprised to find the Jewish cemetery of Czernowitz on the first page of Berlin’s daily paper Der Tagesspiegel. Nobel … Continue reading

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