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Yizkor Books: Finding yizkor books

Find yizkor books in the collections of The New York Public Library.

Finding yizkor books







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Please note that:

  • Names, spellings, and borders change.

  • Some yizkor books include multiple towns and cities.

  • Some towns/cities have similar or identical names but different locations.

How to search the Library's yizkor book collection







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2) Browse the alphabetical listings. 

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