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  The Lodz Ghetto
September 14, 1939, only six days after the occupation of Lodz, was Rosh Hashanah, one of the holiest days within the Jewish religion.
The armband was the precursor to the yellow Star of David badge which was soon to follow on December 12, 1939.
Jewish deportees from the Lodz ghetto who are being taken to the Chelmno death camp, are transferred from a closed passenger train to a train of open cars at the Kolo train station (USHMM Photo).
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/Holocaust/lodz.html   (2301 words)

 Lodz Kaliska at "Mala Gallery"
Earlier this year Lodz Kaliska has been presenting its works and performances in the Karowa Gallery in Warsaw, in the Art Museum in Lodz, the BWA Gallery in Wroc³aw and also in the Liget Gallery in Budapest where in the Toldi Cinema there were presented their films and video realisations too.
The artists of Lodz Kaliska have had many conflicts with art circles, their work was subjected to strong contestations of critics and used to arise consternation or enthusiasm of public.
Lodz Kaliska is performing in the Budapest Liget Gallery* : during the opening of "Lofasznamurze" exhibition they realize their performance entitled "Married woman unclothed by her bachelors, even".
fototapeta.art.pl /fti-lkmge.html   (1353 words)

LODZ is connected with the history of the Polish Jews - the town was inhabited by a large Jewish community until the Second World War, during which most of them were deported to the concentration camps in Auschwitz and Theresienstadt and killed by Nazis.
LODZ is a birthplace of the worldwide known artists including pianist Artur Rubinstein, poet Julian Tuwim, the German translator of Polish literature Karl Dedecius and physicist Joseph Rotblat.
In LODZ there are numerous theatres, cinemas, a philharmonic, 11 university schools (including the famous Film Academy and University of Lodz which runs the Polish Language Courses for Foreigners), two football clubs, a zoo and two horse farms.
www.staypoland.com /about_lodz.htm   (616 words)

 Facts about Lodz, Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In 1827 the population of Lodz was 2,800 of whom 400 were Jews.
Lodz also had a sizable German population, amounting to 10 percent of the total.
On November 9, Lodz was officially annexed to the Reich, a step followed by an intensification of the German terrorization of the Jews and Poles.
www.fatherryan.org /holocaust/lodz/Facts.htm   (483 words)

 Nonstarving Artists - Lodz Biennale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Unlike it's numerous cousins in other cities of the world, the Lodz Biannale does not have a single curator, but an international selection committee of artists, critics, and writers who invited participants not to exhibit previously existing work, but to make work exclusively for the project.
Lodz was always a place of important artistic activities: at the very beginning of 1930s one of the first in the world collections of works of modern art was founded by a group of constructivist artists, among them Wladyslaw Strzeminski, Katarzyna Kobro, Henryk Stazewski.
One of the main goals for this edition of Lodz Biennale is to present a challenging international exhibition where all works will be made exclusively for this project.
www.nonstarvingartists.com /News/ImagedNewsItem.2004-09-29.0750.html   (510 words)

 LODZ BIENNALE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Today, the population of Lodz is approximately one million.
Lodz is often called "a city of the future" where thousands of students study at prestigious artistic and scientific centers: Lodz University and Polytechnic, the Academy of Music, the Academy of Fine Arts, and the world-renowned Academy of Film and Theatre.
After the collapse of communism, Lodz was transformed from an industrial city into an important business and cultural center, where many exciting European cultural events have taken place within the last decade.
www.lodzbiennale.pl /html/lodz.htm   (223 words)

 7 Lodz Hotels, Lodz Hotel Search - only 23 to 164 €
Lodz, as a relatively young city does not have its old town or a hill with an aristocratic castle.
In the environs of its southern stretch there are the Lodz Expo trade fair buildings, cinematography museum and the Priest's Mill - arguably the greatest industrial complex in Europe.
There are practically no higher class hotels in Lodz and though especially suites in the best Lodz hotels offer great accommodation conditions, Lodz is far from being a city with a developed market.
www.staypoland.com /lodz-hotels.asp   (399 words)

 The Lodz Ghetto Table of Contents   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Deportation of the Children from the Lodz Ghetto
The Deterioration of the Physical Condition of the Jews in the Lodz Ghetto
Prayer Recited in One of the Lodz Ghetto Synagogues
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/Holocaust/lodztoc.html   (31 words)

 Patrick Bauchau as Lodz: HBO: Carnivàle
However, saving Scudder turned out to be fortuitous for Lodz when he became aware of the American's uncanny powers.
Lodz tried to stop him, coveting a fraction of his partner's power.
Bitter, Lodz has pursued Scudder ever since-at first alone, then in league with Management, a pursuit he will continue even beyond death itself.
www.hbo.com /carnivale/cast/character/lodz.shtml   (219 words)

 @Poland : Lodz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lodz, Poland's second largest urban centre, is located 130 kilometres south-west from the capital.
In the I9th century the city underwent an unprecedented economic boom, becoming one of Europe's major textile industry centres.
Its numerous, well-preserved historical buildings, including Poland's largest complex of Secession style architecture in Piotrkowska Street, owe their existence to the enterprising industrialists - Jews, Germans, and Poles alike - who then rushed to build textile mills.
www.pl-info.net /en/cities/lodz/index.shtml   (70 words)

 Lodz Ghetto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The ghetto area of four square kilometres became the most densely populated part of Lodz.
Economic plunder took place in two ways, the confiscation of Jewish property and enforced labour in as many as 96 newly built ghetto workshops and factories, where starvation forced the Jews to work strenuously for a piece of bread and some soup.
Because the ghettos were only intended to be temporary, the fate of the Lodz Jews was extermination.
www.deathcamps.org /occupation/lodzghetto.html   (706 words)

 Lodz - Warsaw Transportation
From there, you may either take a direct express bus to Lodz (company Polski Express) from a bus-stop next to Terminal 1 (at the arrival level) or get to the Central Railway Station (Dworzec Centralny) in Warsaw and take a train to Lodz from there.
The level of traffic in the city is also very much beyond the capacity of the street system, so you should allow a sufficient time margin for getting from the airport to the station, even in a taxicab, since traffic jams are unavoidable.
Since thousands of Lodz dwellers commute to the Capital City and another thousands do business there the trains going from Warsaw are usually overloaded in the afternoon and evening while the ones going to Warsaw are rather crowded in the morning.
mitr.p.lodz.pl /biomat/waw-lodz.html   (1023 words)

 Amazon.com: DVD: Lodz Ghetto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Polish city of Lodz held the second largest Jewish community in Europe, and the invading Nazis ringed the Jewish neighborhood with barbed wire.
LODZ GHETTO is a film which crosses through time, bringing us into the past by mixing modern and archival footage seamlessly.
It is filled with thousands of authentic, poignant images of daily life in the ghetto among people who can not give up their love of family and their drives to think and to create.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0967769744?v=glance   (1375 words)

The conference venue is the city of Lodz, the Faculty of Management and Conference Centre at the University of Lodz.
At present, the city of Lodz counts 850,000 inhabitants and is the capital of Poland’s central region called the Administrative Province of Lodz.
Lodz is the only example of economic success at such scale in Europe.
www.eiasm.org /frontoffice/event_announcement.asp?event_id=316   (1550 words)

 Lodz ShtetLinks Home Page
This site was created to share information on Jewish Lodz, to guide those researching their roots, and to commemorate the Jewish community that was virtually wiped out in the Shoah.
Articles about the program and events of the Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Lodz in August 2004, by Roni Seibel Liebowitz, Fay Bussgang, and Andrew Jakubowicz.
Translation of an interview with the mayor of Lodz, concerning the Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Lodz.
www.shtetlinks.jewishgen.org /Lodz   (649 words)

 Amazon.com: Books: Lodz Ghetto : A Community History Told in Diaries, Journals, and Documents   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Chronicle of the Lodz Ghetto, 1941-1944 by Lucjan Dobroszycki
Rumkowski and the Orphans of Lodz by Lucille Eichengreen
It is an extraordinary story: within 2 days of the 1939 occupation of Lodz (pronounced 'Wootch'), a large industrial city some 50 miles South-West of Warsaw, the Germans started a general and increasing anti-Semitic terror, and shortly afterwards herded the 230,000-odd Lodz Jews into a slum area.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0670829838?v=glance   (1482 words)

 MAiEL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Numerous permanent and temporary exhibits interpret archaeology, ethnography, and coinage for the public.
Located on a major public square, the Museum plays a significant role in the cultural life of the city of Lodz.
The Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography was established in 1931 in Lodz, the second-largest city of Poland (current population: 950,000).
www.princeton.edu /~bogucki/maie.html   (275 words)

 Lodz Province
Belchatow, Kutno, Lask, Leczyca, Lodz, Lodz Wschod, Lowicz, Opoczno, Pabianice, Pajeczno, Piotrkow Trybunalski, Poddebice, Radomsko, Rawa Mazowiecka, Sieradz, Skierniewice, Tomaszow Mazowiecki, Wielun, Wieruszow, Zdunska Wola, Zgierz.
For information on what records are available on microfilm for the Lodz province at your local LDS Family History Center, see Thom Bartold's Lodz Province LDS FHC locality search helper and follow the links for your town.
Lodz Queries - Please make sure your family came from the Lodzkie province to post on this board.
www.rootsweb.com /~pollodz   (150 words)

 Lodz Area Research Group Home Page
The Lodz Area Research Group, founded by Shirley Rotbein Flaum and Roni Seibel Liebowitz, aims to provide researchers with a forum, clearinghouse and resource for the collection and dissemination of genealogical and historical information relating to the Jewish communities of Lodz, Poland, and the surrounding area.
Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Lodz in August 2004,
The towns included in LARG are located roughly within a radius of 35 to 40 miles, or 55 to 65 kilometers, of the city of Lodz.
www.shtetlinks.jewishgen.org /Lodz/LARG.htm   (580 words)

 Lodz Kaliska
The final events of these celebrations will be the exhibition in the Mala Gallery ZPAF-CSW "How the picture comes into being" - "Coats not coats" and performance and exhibition in the Laboratorium Gallery in the Ujazdowski Castle.
Lodz Kaliska: "The last Battle of Grunwald in this millennium", performance for photography
From 1980 on the artists of Lodz Kaliska have had many exhibitions (individual and collective) and have been organising various art events in the Mala Gallery in Warsaw (e.g.
csw.art.pl /new/99/kaliska_e.html   (710 words)

 Discount Lodz car hire from 279 EUR per week all inclusive
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 ..::The Academy of Humanities and Economics in Lodz::..
Welcome to The Academy of Humanities and Economics in Lodz
it is a great honour to present the Academy of Humanities and Economics in Lodz to you.
The Academy of Humanities and Economics in Lodz joins Europe as a university which is both competitive and
www.ahe.edu.pl   (112 words)

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 Lodz Airport
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 HappyCow- Vegetarian Restaurants Lodz Poland Health Food Stores
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 Lodz - Destinations International Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
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