Frankfurt Institute for Jewish Problem Opens Branch in Poland
Menu JTA Search

Frankfurt Institute for Jewish Problem Opens Branch in Poland

Download PDF for this date

A branch of the notorious Frankfurt Institute for Research into the Jewish Problem has been established in Lodz under the direction of Adolf Wendel, who heads the parent institute, it is reported in the Litzmannstaedter Zeitung reaching here today.

According to reports from other sources, the chief task of the new branch will be to prepare “scientific justification” for the Nazi policy of exterminating the Jews of Poland.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund