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Donald M. Povich was the son of Morris S. Povich, a founding member of Beth Israel Congregation (originally, Base Isroall) in Bath, Maine. He was a founding member of the Bath Historical Society and served in leadership roles at Beth Israel Congregation. The Mikelsky Story, as told by Sophia Mikelsky to Donald Povich, is about the first Jewish family to make their home in Bath in 1886. Isaac Mikelsky and his wife Sarah moved from Rockland to Bath, raising twelve children there.


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Donald M. Povich, Bath Maine, Judaica

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Mikelsky Story by Donald Povich



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