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The Poor Jews' Temporary Shelter Database was created and is maintained by the Department of History at the University of Leicester. It is presented on the World Wide Web by the Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies and Research at the University of Cape Town to enable people to research their family histories. Copyright to the records from which the Database has been constructed is owned by the Poor Jews' Temporary Shelter.