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Zitron, Samuel Leib, 1860-1930

 Person

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Records of the Union of Yiddish Writers and Journalists in Vilna

 Collection
Identifier: RG 55
Abstract The Yiddish Writers and Journalists Union (Yid. Fareyn fun Yidishe Literatn un Zhurnalistn in Vilne) was active in Vilna from 1916 until 1940. Its membership rose over the years to 47 persons. Union members were employed in a variety of Yiddish dailies and periodicals, and in publishing houses. The Union was dissolved during the Soviet occupation of Vilna, 1939-1941.
Dates: 1919-1940