Recognizing the Contributions of Early Texas Jewish Settlers during a Decade of Turmoil January 25, 2023 - 00:00 Posted in: Lifestyle The United Nations General Assembly has designated January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This day marks the anniversary of the 1945 liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp, in Poland. The day is set aside to remember the six million Jews and other victims murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust..In 1937, in the midst of the rise of Adolph Hitler in Germany, the February issue of the Frontier Times magazine published an article by J. M. Woods entitled The Jews’ Early Contributions to Texas. In his introduction, Woods wrote of the importance of recognizing the contributions of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!