THE JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SWFL

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THE JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SWFL

Jewish History of Ukraine
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Jewish History of Ukraine

Proverbial “interesting times” we now find ourselves in call for strange measures. It is my unsubstantiated belief that majority of American Jews hail from a

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Understanding Local Jewish History
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Understanding Local Jewish History

Understanding Local Jewish History By Marina Berkovich, President of JHSSWF Want to read more?   Subscribe to www.jhsswf.org to keep reading this exclusive post. Subscribe

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A Precious View
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A Precious View

Florence and Harold Hertzman, like so many before and after, found their winter escape in the paradise of Naples, Florida. The difference between then and

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One Tomato, Two Tomatoes...
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One Tomato, Two Tomatoes…

The Lipman family – its patriarch and five sons and sons-in-law – already established a thriving produce business on the East Coast of Florida. When

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How lucky are we? Very lucky!
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How lucky are we? Very lucky!

As Jewish residents of the southern parts of Southwest Florida, we are quite lucky to have our SWFL Jewish Pioneers among us. This area, being

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