Monthly Archives: April 2013

LBI Survey of Archives in Romania Brings Hidden Traces of German-Jewish Life to Light

Register of births in 1884 in Rădăuţi (Radautz), a town in Bukovina, Romania, near the Ukranian border.

LBI archivists are conducting an inventory of archival holdings related to German-speaking Jewish communities in Southern Bukovina and Transylvania, a project that will dramatically increase the accessibility of primary resources on an aspect of Jewish history that is underrepresented in scholarship.