The Book Series
Home despite all this
Volume I - "The Jewish Community in the Mostviertel" - This scientifically developed history of the Jewish community in the Mostviertel is not just a matter of experts. It is part of our regional identity.
Home to take away
Volume II - An insight into the lives of 100 Jewish families from the Mostviertel. From Haidershofen to Loosdorf, from Pöggstall to Lunz, Shoah survivors talk about their former homeland.
Volume III - The handling of history first enables us to question our current history. The contact with survivors and their descendants ensures memories and stories that are not forgotten.
The heritage lives
Volume IV - "Our Jewish Compatriots and Their Portable Homeland" - New and complementary family histories deepen our access to history and our regional identity.
Gerhard Johann Groiß
All projects for "Portable Homeland"
School project with the 8th grade of the NMS Wieselburg, sponsored by the Raiffeisen-Bank Mittleres Mostviertel, bank Wieselburg: "Jewish families in Wieselburg, their survivors and their descendants" Catholic education center St.Pölten (KBW): Adult education offer for the educational works in the parishes of the diocese "1938 - 80 years March and November Pogrom": Austria stood for five years as a spiritual bulwark
Dissolution of the association for the rehabilitation and preservation of the Jewish cemetery Ybbs, because the IKG Vienna did not submit the reorganization project of the association, as agreed with the association, to the national fund for the promotion. The association was also the desired preliminary contract for the later use of the ceremonial hall in the Jewish cemetery Ybbs / Göttsbach as an exhibition space and learning place by the property owners
Sharp review by Hannes Kammerstätter on Wolfgang Neugebauer's book "The Austrian Resistance 1938-1945" in the newspaper of the ÖVP comradeship of the Political Persecuted and Confessor for Austria "Der Freiheitskämpfer" 65 / Nr.47 Dec. 2016: Download The fundamental criticism referred On the fact that Neugebauer from its narrow social-democratic point of view the performance of the Austrian resistance devalued until concealed, because its leading
Exhibition in Lower Austria at the Ötscher: REICH: For the exhibition, the volume edited by Ernst Bruckmüller appeared: "In the realm of Ötscher. On the diversity of the regions "with the contribution of Hannes Kammerstätter" The Jewish compatriots in the Ötscher: REICH and in its environment ". The article describes immigration, church planting, assimilation and dissimilation of Jewish compatriots; Innovation and competition within the majority society, anti-Semitism,
Visit of descendants of the Kraus family: Daughter Lisa came to England on a child transport in 1939, took part in the 75th anniversary in London in 2014 and then returned to her former home in Wieselburg and Oberndorf with her children and grandchildren. Lisa's husband Brinner was a journalist and author of books on Middle East issues and biblical subjects. Photo: Family Kraus Shoa-Monument
Submission of the completed and calculated redevelopment concept for the Jewish cemetery Ybbs / Göttsbach by the association at the Advisory Council of the National Fund on 13.5.2013 in the Parliament in Vienna, recognition as Austrian pilot project International media response to the Führer's bell Wolfpassing In the summer of 2013, the Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft BIG sold the castle Wolfpassing, without taking into account its historic objects, to a private
Publication of the trilogy "Portable Homeland" by the publisher papercomm; Presentation event in the banquet hall of Schloss Weinzierl in front of 250 visitors; Presentation at the Jewish Museum Vienna in front of 100 visitors; Presentations, etc. in Scheibbs, Amstetten and Waidhofen an der Ybbs. Photo: Präsentation1 "Portable Fatherland" - virtual exhibition about our Jewish compatriots Virtual exhibition for pupils from the 8th grade:
"Portable Homeland" - Internet portal at the IT-HTL Ybbs on the Danube an internet portal for the book project of Dr. Kammerstätter created. The objectives of this project were: Creation of an Internet presence to support the book project "Portable Homeland" with the following requirements: General information on the book project
Fashion and Cartoon: Exhibition by Lucie and Paul Peter Porges in the Keramikmuseum Scheibbs: Original dresses by Lucie Porges and original cartoons by Paul Peter Porges about his Scheibbser family of origin; ORF report; Plaque in Scheibbs Photo: Poster, Lucie and Paul Peter Porges Exhibition of a Porges-Sidecar in a hall of the fair Wieselburg and visit of the Porges granddaughter Elisa Braun from Peru;
Invitation of survivors of the Shoah to Wieselburg and Ybbs: Ernst Flesch, London; Ruth Mautner, Sweden; Lucie and Paul Peter Porges, USA. Gerald Watkins, USA. Conversations with school classes in the Francisco-Josephinum and at the IT-HTL Ybbs; Panel discussion in Wolfpassing. Photo: Wolfpassing