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VM ID Category Image Date Approved Question Posts
12778 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 Need entire document translated into English. This is a Birth Record for my Grandmother's sister who was killed in the Shoah. She was born in Zloczew. View the post, there are no responses
12779 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 Translate entire birth document into English. She was my cousin's mother and a Holocaust Survivor. View the post, there are no responses
12814 Do you recognize?

5/31/2009 This is what is on the back of the pictures. Can someone tell me about it. View the post with its 2 responses
12815 Photo Identification

5/31/2009 The name on the cross is
Private Frist Class Fritz Schluter
# 23049. Date June 23,1941
View the post with its 2 responses
12847 Translation - Yiddish

5/31/2009 I believe this is my grandmother Rose Kelman's relative from Nowe Miasto nad Pilica in Poland. Picture seems to be taken in a Munich studio. Seems to be signed on bottom as Boruch Kelman.Would appreciate a translation for any info possible! View the post with its 3 responses
12848 Translation - Yiddish

5/31/2009 This is the back of a photo of a man in a beret on a street in Nancy, France. It was in my grandmother, Rose Kelman's old album. She was from Nowe Miasto nad Pilica in Poland. Hope a translation might identify the man in the picture. It's dated in French. Thanks for any help. View the post with its 1 response
12849 Translation - Yiddish

5/31/2009 This is the back of a photo of a man on a street in Nancy, France, which was in my grandmother, Rose Kelman's album. She was from Nowe Miasto nad Pilica in Poland. Wondering if the message identifies him. Thanks for any help. View the post with its 3 responses
12850 Translation - Yiddish

5/31/2009 This is the back of a picture of a man in a beret next to a truck of wares, probably in Nancy, France. It was in my grandmother Rose Kelman's album--she was from Nowe Miasto nad Pilica in Poland. I hope a translation helps identify him. Thanks for any help. View the post with its 4 responses
12851 Translation - Yiddish

5/31/2009 This is the back of a portrait photo I found in my grandmother, Rose Kelman's album. She was from Nowe Miasto nad Pilica in Poland. I hope a translation will identify the young man. Any info would be helpful. Thank you. View the post with its 3 responses
12852 Do you recognize?

5/31/2009 This is a photo of my grandmther. I believe her name is Alice, but I don't know her last name. I think her younger daughter lives in Canada and her name may be Roslyn. Her older daughter is Gloria Wise" and she lives in Illinois. I'm looking for the younger daughter in Canada. View the post, there are no responses
12853 Interpretation

5/31/2009 Photo long regarded by my family as depicting my ancestor Abraham Aaron Isaac, b. 1846 in Prussia (possibly in Budzyn). The photo may be matted on a non- contemporaneous hard back (with the word De Silva printed in the corner). Family lore had it that Isaac was a name-change from something like Bresh.

Handwritten vertically on the rear of the photo appears to be the name "Aron Itzig." Stamped on back is the name Alfred Goldschmidt, an address in Berlin, and what seems to be a telephone number. The issue is that I don't know of any family from Berlin, no less family that would have been there late enough to have had a phone number, and thus am very confused about the providence of the photograph.

Any information on the person depicted in the photograph, the possible name change, or Alfred Goldschmidt and the stamp on the reverse of the picture - or simply any suggestions for further research - would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
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12854 Tombstone

5/31/2009 I'd love for someone to translate this headstone, particularly the name of the deceased (if different from the English), parents names, and place of birth (if given). View the post with its 2 responses
12833 Interpretation

5/31/2009 The last passenger on list is Sheive Levit, my gr-aunt. I can't find her name listed on the ourgoing passenger list. I got this image using passenger names near hers on the Ellis Is. manifest page. Can anyone guess as to what the name would be? It seems it read Lelit, Lewa on this outgoing list.
Karen Sanders
West Haven, CT
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12834 Translation - Russian

5/31/2009 A translation of this note on the reverse side of a passport is requested. View the post with its 1 response
12835 Translation - Russian

5/31/2009 A translation of the front of this passport issued to Izrail VIDETSKO is appreciated. View the post with its 2 responses
12837 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 Marriage document for Pincus Kampel and Sura Bryt? Please translate View the post with its 1 response
12838 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 Marriage of Rachmiel Kampel to Frayda Goldsnyder View the post, there are no responses
12839 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 Pincus Kampol Death notice. Need translation View the post, there are no responses
12840 Translation - German

5/31/2009 The image is of the register entry for the parents of my g-g grandfather. His father (left) appears to be Simon Zimml, (occupation?), and his mother (right) I think is Rosalia Benischek. I need a translation of this right side box.

Thank you
View the post with its 1 response
1324 Translation - Polish

5/31/2009 certificate View the post with its 1 response
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