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Submitted by Nancy Summers


Information Question
Category: Do you recognize?
Family Surname: Finkelstein
Country: Ukraine
Town: Volyn Gubierna?
Date of Image: 1910s
  Thanks to 2 wonderful volunteers I have learned::
Date:
16 May 1927 (can’t tell whether this is the date of the graduation or the date the note was written on the back of the photo)
Location:
The school was at 17 Dworska street, Warsaw
The Photo Studio is named Świt, likely also in Warsaw
Having learned this, I was able to find a website on the School. It was connect to a Jewish hospital in Warsaw. The website has no original documents from the school and so I’m going to ask if they’d like to have a copy of the photo. How exciting!

Does anyone know how I might find out the name and location of the school? It seems unusual that Jews would be admitted to a nursing school in Ukraine/Poland/Russia.
Two of my great-aunts are in the photo, They were from Radziwilow. Their parents and siblings moved to the US (1 to Argentina). We assume the sisters perished in a pogrom. I want to find out what happened to them. Thank you for any help you can give.

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