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Zamechover Progressive Benevolent Association Records

Identifier: RG 1710

Scope and Contents

Collection contains: Cemetery maps, 1965-1969. Cemetery deeds, 1921-1944. Certificates of incorporation, 1912. Financial Records, 1975-1985. Membership dues ledgers, 1974-1985. Stamp.


  • 1912 - 1985


Language of Materials

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Biographical / Historical

Founded in New York by immigrants from Zamechov (Zamekhov, Zamechow, Zamichov), Ukraine. Incorporated on May 31, 1912. Provided philanthropic aid. Functioned as a burial society. Society used the Mt. Hebron and Cedar Grove cemeteries in Queens, NY.


.5 Linear Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Repository

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