No. 4/2001 - 3. April 2001
Editor: Elsebeth Paikin, Copenhagen, Denmark
The editorial staff: Jack Blagman Lori Miller Estelle Nemoy


Request for help: Please help identify the persons on these photos!
A picture speaks more than many words!

(Click on picture to see enlarged version)

I have some pictures that my father, Aizik Berl Kaplansky, born 1891 in Kamenetz Litovsk, Belarus, brought with him, when he emmigrated to Argentina in 1924. He passed away in 1956.

I would be grateful for any information about the persons on the photos.

Thanks in advance.

Write to: Miguel Kaplansky
Mansilla 2431
Buenos Aires

1921: The Talmud Torah Building in Kamenetz

From left to right: Pinie, Abraham Stempnitzky, Iosl Vigutow, Tevie Kozak, Noaj Wiener, Biniamin Leizer Fraijer

This picture was given to my father by a friend called Rozenbaum from Wisocke Litovsk on 19 June 1920 as it is written on the back of it.
This picture was sent by a friend of my father called S. Schechtman on 22 february 1928 from "68-7D s/c Kilben Str, Brooklin, NY, América."
Sent by Max Rozen
On the back is written in Yiddish "For my best friend Aizik Kaplansky"
On the back is a seal that says: "Tomplano Nalewki"
Without description.
On the back side is a seal that says:" Fotografja Artystyozna EMEL Warzawa, Dzika Nº 13"
This picture was taken during the WWI, when my father was working in the Polish Railways.
This picture has on the back a dedication that says in Yiddish: "For the memory to our friend Kaplansky - Wisocke Litovsk - 1918"

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