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Reminiscences Mingled with Pain (cont.)

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Malka's grandparents Elchanan-Chone and Chaya-Malka Berman[4]
“Pictures of my great-grandparents that hung in their Quincy, Mass. Home”


Berman Family USA circa 1915

Standing: Tillie and Louis's Children:
Sayde Berman Solomon (1898-1957); Edward Berman (1897-1938) Professor of Economics, University of Illinois, worked in Roosevelt administration during the 30's; Benjamin J. Berman (1904-1964)
Seated: Murray Solomon (Sayde's husband); Tillie Berger Berman (Toba Leah); Louis Berman (Yehuda Moishe) from Dusiat, second son of Elchanan; Esther Barron Feldman, foster child
Child standing: Alan Solomon, eldest son of Sayde and Murray, became Art Professor at Cornell University and then Curator Jewish Museum New York


Edward Berman: My father Benjamin had not yet met my mother when this picture was taken. A lot of smarts came out of that shtetl Dusiat…


Original Gravestone of Elchanan and Chaya-Malka Berman
“Taken by their daughter Tillie Cantor
(probably in the 1930's during a grand tour of Europe)”

[Pictures courtesy of Edward Berman[4], 2005]



  1. “Edyl ben Dov Yakov ben Yahuda Moishe von Dusiat” Return

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