Sosnowiec and Srodula Ghettos tracing Nate's footsteps

Sosnowiec and Srodula Ghettos

Sosnowiec Visited

A poem by Menachem Rosensaft, whose mother was from Sosnowiec and whose parents were survivors of Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen. Rosensaft is now General Counsel of the World Jewish Congress and an ardent activist against genocide.

History of Sosnowiec

The History of Sosnowiec

Historical documents mention that Abram Blumental moved from Modrzejów to Sosnowiec in 1859, thus becoming the town's first Jew. Learn more about the growth of Sosnowiec's Jewish community between 1859 and 1943.