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VM ID Category Image Date Approved Question Posts
17633 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM My grandfather Max Cohen, buried at Ahavai Shalom Cemetery Portland Oregon. Need to know his Hebrew name. Someone has removed the records from Congregation Neveh Shaloam file cabinets. View the post with its 1 response
17634 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM My great grandfather Joseph Cohen, buried at Ahavai Shalom Cemetery Portland Oregon. Need to know his Hebrew name. Someone has removed the records from Congregation Neveh Shaloam file cabinets. View the post with its 2 responses
17635 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM My great uncle Julius Cohen, buried at Ahavai Shalom Cemetery Portland Oregon. Need to know his Hebrew name. Someone has removed the records from Congregation Neveh Shaloam file cabinets. View the post with its 1 response
17636 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM View the post with its 1 response
17637 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM My great great grandfather David Dubiver, buried at Ahavai Shalom Cemetery Portland Oregon. Need to know his Hebrew name. Someone has removed the records from Congregation Neveh Shaloam file cabinets. View the post with its 1 response
17638 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM This is the grave of a great uncle; the brother of my father's mother. The cemetery is in Mingolshim, Baden, Germany. I would appreciate a translation on the inscription.
Thank you.
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17639 Tombstone

1/5/2011 4:07 PM This is the grave of a great uncle; the brother of my father's mother. The cemetery is in Mingolshim, Baden, Germany. I would appreciate a translation on the inscription.
Thank you.
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17630 Translation - Yiddish

1/5/2011 4:05 PM This was written on the back of a picture of a couple. I believe they are Wolf Blumberg and his wife whose name is uncertain.
I would like to verify that guess and to know what the message says and to whom it is addressed.
Also, there is a photographer's stamp in the part I cropped out. It is too pale to scan decently, but it appears to say: Foto ,,UNIVERSAL" Szczecin, ul. Slowackiego 1, which I believe is an address. I would like to know what .ul and Slowackiego indicate.
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17631 Translation - German

1/5/2011 4:05 PM Can anybody translate the town where Rosalia Fischer was born? If it isn't too much trouble, a full translation would be very much appreciated. View the post with its 1 response
17615 Interpretation

1/5/2011 4:05 PM This is a continuation of information on the passenger list entry for Chane Ruchel Schnapp. About 1/2 way down is who she is going to join. Brother somebody Schnapp. I know Isak is in NY by then and there might be a sister (3rd image), but cannot decipher this given name. And what is the squiggle after New York (before 706 5th St.)? The person on the following line is also of interest as this passenger, Biele Weithorn, is traveling with Chane. Father something Weithorn. Thank you, Jane View the post with its 3 responses
17577 Translation - Other

1/5/2011 4:05 PM Hello,

Could you translate this document in full any civil please?

I just know he is a member of my family GRAUZAM who lives in the region of Lodz.

I do not know the exact language (Polish or Russian?)

Thank you

Dr Stephane GRAUZAM
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17623 Translation - Russian

1/2/2011 4:14 PM This is the front side of an old Russian postcard I found.

Any idea who this person is? Or what the writing says?

Thanks for the help

Michael
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17624 Translation - Russian

1/2/2011 4:14 PM This is one of many postcards of my great grandmother that I have recently found.

I think it was given to her during WW1 while she was in exile in Ludza.

Any help with the translation would be very much appreciated.

Kind regards

Michael
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17625 Tombstone

1/2/2011 4:14 PM I am trying to read the second line in Hebrew which gives her Hebrew name. It starts out with her name "Sima". But what comes next? View the post with its 2 responses
17626 Translation - German

1/2/2011 4:14 PM This is the first cell of my great-great...grandfather's marriage certificate. Can anyone read his occupation? It is the 3rd word. I could read all other part:
Samuel
Grünbaum
????
in Alt Tura
gebornen

Thanks,

Tamas
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17627 Do you recognize?

1/2/2011 4:14 PM This photo was taken on 26th of september 1928 in Karlsbad.
The small boy on the right side with a cup is my grandfather. He lived with his parents at that time in Dresden (till 1933 when they moved to Antwerp).
There is a Karlsbad in Germany and in the Czech Republic (which is closer then the German Karlsbad to Dresden).
Is there anyone that can tell me more on the photo?
Who are the people being photographed?
Where was it taken?
Who was the photographer, etc?
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17618 Translation - Polish

1/2/2011 4:13 PM Please provide names and dates etc. in this birth record for MOSZKO GELTMAN View the post with its 1 response
17619 Translation - Polish

1/2/2011 4:13 PM Please provide names and dates etc. in this birth record for JANKEL JOSEL GELTMAN View the post with its 1 response
17620 Tombstone

1/2/2011 4:13 PM Translation, please? View the post with its 4 responses
17621 Translation - Russian

1/2/2011 4:13 PM Can you please help me translate this card?

I think it was sent by my great grandfather Chaim Yitzak Shochet to his wife Gite Mine Levin.

Is it possible to make out where it was sent from? Are the post marks readable?

Thanks for any help

Michael
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