The Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre's Sefer Torah

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The Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre's Sefer Torah
Call No: REF 027.68 T66v

Call NumberREF 027.68 T66v
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates[Date of publication not identified]
Statement of Responsibilityby Terri Tomsky.
Creators & ContributorsTomsky, Terri (author)
Shafran family (subject)
Shafran, Anita (subject)
Shafran, Israel Zev (subject)
Shafran, Elaine (subject)
SummaryTerri Tomsky, a VHEC volunteer, prepared this research project with the support and help of the staff at the VHEC. The interview with Zev and Elaine Shafran recounts the selection of a memorial Torah for the VHEC from one of the remaining Czech Sifrei scrolls.
  • Background History of the Sefer Torah
  • The Jewish Community in Smíchov, 1750–1941
  • The Munich Agreement: September 29th, 1938
  • Rescue of the Torahs: The Czech Scrolls Memorial Trust
  • The Czech Memorials Sefer Torah: An Interview with the Shafran Family
Physical Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherVancouver, BC : Terri Tomsky ; Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre