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Independent Rabbi Meyer Przemyslaner Sick and Benevolent Association

Title: Independent Rabbi Meyer Przemyslaner Sick and Benevolent Association
Inclusive Dates: 1935-2002
ID: RG 1755
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Founded in 1898 in New York by immigrants from Przemyslaner (Peremyshlyany, Premishlan, Premishlian, Premislani, Pshemishlani, Przemyslany), 44 km ESE of Lvov.  The association provided benefits in case of sickness or death, and organized social activities, as well as supporting charitable causes.  The association subsidzed burial at the Beth Israel, Mt. Hebron/Cedar Grove, and Washington cemeteries.
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Acquired: 07/05/2003.
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