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August 1997 Jewish Heritage Tour
of Eastern Europe
with audio by Shnayer Leiman

Visit to Mir

Professor Leiman brought a group to Mir in 1997 as part of a Jewish heritage trip of Eastern Europe (see

Recordings were made of his descriptions of scenes in Mir and some history of the community. Each is about five minutes long, for a total of 30 minutes.

Dr. Leiman is Emeritus Professor of Jewish History and Literature at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, and teaches at the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Yeshiva University. He is curator of the Leiman Library, a private collection of Judaica located in Kew Gardens Hills, N.Y

See Mir Visit for Sheldon Kneller photos of Mir in the same year

March 20017


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