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Jewish Cemetery of Góra Kalwaria

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Jewish Cemetery of Góra Kalwaria

Zakalwaria, Góra Kalwaria

Description historique

Góra Kalwaria

Jew began settling in Góra Kalwaria (Calvary Mountain) in 1795, and by a century later they had attained more than 50% of the city’s population. The Tsadik Isaac Meir Rothenberg Alter, brother-in-law to Menahem Mendl of Kotzek, settled here in 1859. The Jews ... Read more