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Re: Links for Khrystynopol/Chervonohrad/Krystonopol????

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  • seraph1818
    Oops! I left out a letter in encyclopedia . :-) ... when ... to ... summer ... But ... would ... Kranipali) ... Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, iamaparent2001 ...
    Message 1 of 7 , Aug 9, 2005
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      Oops! I left out a letter in "encyclopedia". :-)

      --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "seraph1818"
      <seraph@d...> wrote:
      > (typed as printed)
      >
      > Krystynopol (Yid. Krasnipali) Lwow dist., Poland, today Ukraine.
      > Jews settled soon after the town was founded in 1692, establishing
      > themselves as a preponderant majority of the pop. (78% in 1880
      when
      > they numbered 2,747) as well as controlling trade, particularly in
      > grain. Belz Hasidism dominated the community, suppressing all
      > efforts at modernization until after WWI, when the Zionists came
      to
      > the fore. In WWI, Cossack violence, mass expulsions, and the
      > continuing economic decline marked by the cessation of the grain
      > trade caused the J. pop. to drop to 2,086. Most Jews crossed the
      > Bug River with the Soviet forces in 1939 to remain in Soviet-
      > controlled Sokal and Witkow Nowy under the Soviet regime. In
      summer
      > 1940 many were exiled to ditatnt parts of the USSR.
      >
      > Source: "The Encyclpedia of Jewish Life Before and During the
      > Holocaust" - Editor in Chief - Shmuel Spector (Volume 2) - 2001
      >
      >
      > --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "iamaparent2001"
      > <iamaparent2001@y...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Yeah I would assume it is. Lwow is the other side of my family.
      But
      > > send me what you got. Thanx!
      > >
      > > --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "seraph1818"
      > > <seraph@d...> wrote:
      > > > I have found 1 summary that "may" be for your town. They
      would
      > be
      > > > located in "The Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before and During
      > the
      > > > Holocaust". It is a 3 volume series.
      > > >
      > > > So, could this be your town?...Krystynopol (Yiddish -
      Kranipali)
      > Lwow
      > > > District, Poland, today ....if so, let me know.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In Galicia_Poland-
      Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "iamaparent2001"
      > > > <iamaparent2001@y...> wrote:
      > > > > A few weeks ago I posted this:
      > > > >
      > > > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Galicia_Poland-
      > Ukraine/message/5685
      > > > >
      > > > > Thanks to everyone for your help. I have really put pieces
      of
      > the
      > > > > puzzle together thanks to this group! I was wondering, can
      > anybody
      > > > > send me links (in English!) to
      > Khrystynopol/Chervonohrad/Krystonopol?
      > > > > Something that describes the city, and any links about its
      > Jeiwsh
      > > > > history? Would be greatly appreciated!
    • iamaparent2001
      Thank you very much! Your help has been invaluable!
      Message 2 of 7 , Aug 10, 2005
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        Thank you very much! Your help has been invaluable!

        --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "seraph1818"
        <seraph@d...> wrote:
        > (typed as printed)
        >
        > Krystynopol (Yid. Krasnipali) Lwow dist., Poland, today Ukraine.
        > Jews settled soon after the town was founded in 1692, establishing
        > themselves as a preponderant majority of the pop. (78% in 1880 when
        > they numbered 2,747) as well as controlling trade, particularly in
        > grain. Belz Hasidism dominated the community, suppressing all
        > efforts at modernization until after WWI, when the Zionists came to
        > the fore. In WWI, Cossack violence, mass expulsions, and the
        > continuing economic decline marked by the cessation of the grain
        > trade caused the J. pop. to drop to 2,086. Most Jews crossed the
        > Bug River with the Soviet forces in 1939 to remain in Soviet-
        > controlled Sokal and Witkow Nowy under the Soviet regime. In summer
        > 1940 many were exiled to ditatnt parts of the USSR.
        >
        > Source: "The Encyclpedia of Jewish Life Before and During the
        > Holocaust" - Editor in Chief - Shmuel Spector (Volume 2) - 2001
        >
        >
        > --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "iamaparent2001"
        > <iamaparent2001@y...> wrote:
        > >
        > > Yeah I would assume it is. Lwow is the other side of my family. But
        > > send me what you got. Thanx!
        > >
        > > --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "seraph1818"
        > > <seraph@d...> wrote:
        > > > I have found 1 summary that "may" be for your town. They would
        > be
        > > > located in "The Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before and During
        > the
        > > > Holocaust". It is a 3 volume series.
        > > >
        > > > So, could this be your town?...Krystynopol (Yiddish - Kranipali)
        > Lwow
        > > > District, Poland, today ....if so, let me know.
        > > >
        > > >
        > > > --- In Galicia_Poland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, "iamaparent2001"
        > > > <iamaparent2001@y...> wrote:
        > > > > A few weeks ago I posted this:
        > > > >
        > > > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Galicia_Poland-
        > Ukraine/message/5685
        > > > >
        > > > > Thanks to everyone for your help. I have really put pieces of
        > the
        > > > > puzzle together thanks to this group! I was wondering, can
        > anybody
        > > > > send me links (in English!) to
        > Khrystynopol/Chervonohrad/Krystonopol?
        > > > > Something that describes the city, and any links about its
        > Jeiwsh
        > > > > history? Would be greatly appreciated!
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