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VM ID Category Image Date Approved Question Posts
17062 Translation - Yiddish

10/24/2010 3:51 PM I am seeking translation of this handbill for "people of Slonim" that I would GUESS is from New York City in the 1920s. View the post with its 2 responses
14440 Translation - Yiddish

10/24/2010 3:51 PM The Yiddish at the bottom identifies the people in the picture. I want to know their names. View the post with its 2 responses
17054 Sharing Document

10/24/2010 3:50 PM I am providing this to accompany the photo of the Kotel Family from Slavuta for which I am seeking a translation. This is the photo of my grandmother, Sarah Kotel (later, Sarah Kisner)taken in Boston that her mother, Sheindl Kotel (nee Fel) is holding in the photo of the Kotel family. View the post, there are no responses
17055 Do you recognize?

10/24/2010 3:50 PM I need help identifying the woman at left and the surname of the man at back right, who was apparently the nephew Avram of my grandfather, Lev Kizhner or Kuszhnir (in America, Louis Kisner) from Shepetovka, Ukraine. I'd also like the name of the young man at center back, who was apparently the brother of the woman at left. Also in the photo are three of my grandmother Sarah Kotel's siblings: Meyer, Zyama, and Usher Kotel (L-R). The young woman at left and young man in the back at right appear in numerous family photos and later married. View the post, there are no responses
17056 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:50 PM This is the back of the photo of my grandmother Sarah Kotel's siblings and presumed cousins. I am assuming that the writing is Russian, but am not sure. Thank you for any help you can provide. View the post with its 3 responses
17057 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:50 PM This is the first page of the marriage document, please see the next page also.

I would appreciate as much translation of the document as possible.

Thanks
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17058 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:50 PM This is the second half of the previous marriage document.

I would appreciate as much translation of the document as possible.

Thanks
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17047 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:49 PM I think this postcard was written to my great grandmother during world war 1. while she was in exile in Ludza.

Any information about it would be most appreciated.

Thanks

Michael
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17048 Translation - Polish

10/24/2010 3:49 PM i need a translation from polish to hebrew or english of this document.
send it to my email ayanai@inter.net.il
thanks.
avihu yanai
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17049 Translation - Yiddish

10/24/2010 3:49 PM This is page 1 of an article from the Przedecz yizkor book. On page 2 is a picture about women from Przedecz in a forced labor camp. I do not need the article translated. I just want to know if the article refers to where this forced labor camp is located.

Gary Mokotoff
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17050 Translation - Yiddish

10/24/2010 3:49 PM This is page 2 of an article from the Przedecz yizkor book. On this page is a picture about women from Przedecz in a forced labor camp. I do not need the article translated. I just want to know if the article refers to where this forced labor camp is located.

Gary Mokotoff
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17051 Translation - Yiddish

10/24/2010 3:49 PM This is page 3 (of 3) of an article from the Przedecz yizkor book. On page 2 is a picture about women from Przedecz in a forced labor camp. I do not need the article translated. I just want to know if the article refers to where this forced labor camp is located.

Gary Mokotoff
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17052 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:49 PM I am seeking help with translation of the text on the back of this photo. It shows my great grandmother, Sheindl Kotel (far right) holding a photo of my grandmother Sarah, who had just come to America. In the back row are four of her children: Meyer, Usher, Ita, and Mindl Kotel. Another son, Zyama is the boy in front. The old man (center) is probably Sheindl's father, Miron Fel, but could be her father-in-law. I do not know if the woman at left is Sheindl's mother or a sister. I am hoping to learn the identities of this woman and the old man. View the post with its 2 responses
17053 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:49 PM This is the back of the photo of the Kotel/Fel family from Slavuta. Please see the description of the people in that photo. I am hoping that a translation of this copy will help identify some of the people in the photo and provide other information. Thank you! View the post with its 2 responses
17044 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:48 PM Please can someone translate this its supposed to be a marriage record. View the post with its 1 response
17045 Translation - Russian

10/24/2010 3:48 PM This is one of some old postcards that my great grandmother kept from Lithuania. It is in Russian. I would love to know what it says.

Thanks

Michael
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17042 Translation - Polish

10/24/2010 3:48 PM I received this from the Lodz archive and it gives me instructions on how to order an image - but I can't read it. Please help. Thanks!

THANK YOU I'VE RECEIVED SOME GREAT RESPONSES!
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16827 Translation - Polish

10/24/2010 3:47 PM This is a birth certificate of fajga rajzla werzbinski, I would like to know the important details like: name, names of parents, grand parents, address, dates, occupation, name of community, act.
Thank you
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6882 Sharing Document

10/24/2010 3:47 PM Birth Certificate of Yanchel Sloime (later Jack Rosenfield)born in Iasi, Romania 1887 View the post, there are no responses
8003 Tombstone

10/24/2010 3:46 PM This footstone is for Fannie Kaplan. What does the Hebrew say? View the post with its 2 responses
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