Sunday, November 19, 2017
The more than 35,000 pages were compiled and hidden by historian Emanuel Ringelblum and other Jews who lived in the ghetto.
The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research announced last month the discovery of the 170,000 documents.
More than 70 letters from Jews saved from the Nazis by German businessman Oskar Schindler will be auctioned off on December 8th by a British auction house "Lawrences Auctioneers of England".
There are suggestions that the Reichsbank may have helped the Nazis launder looted gold.
The bill says only spouses, children or grandchildren of property-owners can seek restitution.
Among the finds announced by the YIVO Institute are letters written by Sholem Aleichem, a postcard by Marc Chagall and works by Chaim Grade.
The award-winning "1945" is the country's first fiction movie dealing with the theft of property that once belonged to nearly a million victims.
For centuries, librarians at Portugal's oldest library hid Jewish texts from Catholic fanatics and censors.
Two separate teams led by American researchers are trying to use computing algorithms to solve two of the greatest remaining enigmas concerning the Holocaust.
"I’m very, very proud that I have a family member who showed that type of courage and decency,” says the Vermont Independent.

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