And ghetto had its own pharmacist.

Under the Eagle Pharmacy is located 100 meters from our office. Passing near this building every day we feel weight of history. This is very special place, during time of Kraków Ghetto it was the only pharmacy still working. Its owner – Tadeusz Pankiewicz – was not an ordinary man either. In the time of German occupation he was trying to help as many ghetto Jews as he could.
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Surprising discoveries. One of the reasons, why our job is our passion.

Duing our searching for ancestors in Cracow parishes, repeatedly, completely by accident we discover birth certificates of prominent citizens, whose names have a permanent place in Polish history. Recently, we were browsing the book of weddings from Saint Stephen parish, and we found marriage certificate of Karol Roman Kremer and Stanisława Kopff, that took place in this church February 21, 1858. Karol Kremer was an architect and conservator-restorer. His father, Józef Krämer came to Cracow
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Saving from oblivion

Nowadays, more and more people try to find their roots. It is not an easy task. It takes time, a lot of time. If you are looking for your Polish ancestors, it often requires proficiency in Russian, German and Latin. Our profession sometime may resemble work of a detective. But this job gives you huge satisfaction from finding almost forgotten ancestors and information about them – it highly exceeds dedicated efforts. During our adventure with
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