Happy Purim Everyone!

Posted on March 7, 2012 by

In costume for a Purim Ball, n.d. Abraham H. Fine is identified as the third from the right in the front row. Gift of Miriam Fine, 1985.17.1.

Karel Cohen as Queen Esther in a Purim play at Isaac Davidson School, c. 1959. Gift of Dr. Chaim Y. Botwinick, 1992.108.42.

Celebrating Purim in costume are "Molly", "Ceil", "Salsbaum", "Evelyn" (Markowitz), and "Me", probably Gertrude Greenberg. Gift of Mrs. Gertrude Greenberg and Mrs. Evelyn Markowitz, 1993.29.15.

A set of beautiful princesses all decked out for Purim. Gift of Barry and Sandee Lever, 2002.111.120.

Flea market table at the 1987 Purim Carnival. Pictured are Shelby Gilden, JCC Chairman, and Ms. Hirsh. Gift of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore, 2006.13.307.

Making hamentashen for Purim, 1980. Pictured are "Adena Ruben, Alan Zakar, Arnold Dashoff, Ferne Walpert, Sharoni Turkel". Photo by Sussman Photography. Gift of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore, 2006.13.1065.

*this post is backdated due to technical issues. But aren’t these photos great? Just a few selections from our collections. I wasn’t going to let a little electronic difficulty keep you from enjoying them!

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