Let the World Read and Know: The Oneg Shabbat Archives

Article publié le 2 November 2022

November 6, 2022 at the Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute

The Institute celebrates its 75th anniversary with a three-part series, co-hosted with the Ghetto Fighters’ House. The series will look at the efforts of Emanuel Ringelblum and other prisoners of the Warsaw Ghetto during the war to keep records of the Holocaust. Thus, 35,000 documents in Yiddish, German, Polish and Hebrew were hidden: posters, photos, drawings, identity cards, school notebooks, ration tickets… Archives found after the war between 1946 and 1950. The event will provide an opportunity to learn more about the people who undertook this fabulous process and its importance for researchers and the general public.