Dan I. Slobin
By Dan I. Slobin
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The colorful stories about my ancestor from Uman, Ukraine
In light of the ongoing war in Ukraine, I’d like to share a little bit of our own family history during a period when Ukraine had hundreds of thriving Jewish communities. Growing up in Detroit, I heard many stories of what life was like for my family in dreym (in the old country) in Uman,…
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