Once Upon a Time…01.27.2017

Posted on October 24th, 2017 by

The Baltimore Jewish Times publishes unidentified photographs from the collection of Jewish Museum of Maryland each week. If you can identify anyone in these photos and more information about them, contact Joanna Church by email at jchurch@jewishmuseummd.org

JMM 1992.97.1

JMM 1992.97.1

Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times: January 27, 2017

PastPerfect Accession #: 1992.097.001

Status: Mostly unidentified – do you know the names of any of the students in this 1957 Baltimore Hebrew confirmation class? Cantor Joseph Rosenfeld stands to the left and Rabbi Morris Lieberman stands to the right.

 

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Back To School

Posted on September 14th, 2017 by

A blog post by Deputy Director Deborah Cardin. To read more posts from Deborah click HERE.

Yes, it’s true. Summer is over. While the official end of the season is not for another week, as we move past Labor Day, our thoughts turn from planning outings to the pool and beach to endless trips to Staples and Target for school supplies and uniforms. In honor of the back to school season, I thought I’d take the opportunity to share with you photos from our collections. Just a quick peruse through our database demonstrates the sheer volume of pictures from both secular and religious schools. I especially loved the photos from earlier generations and was delighted to find some from as far back as the 1890s. As we all come to terms with the loss of summer, I hope you will enjoy these photos as much as I do (perhaps in between another dash to the supermarket for lunch supplies!)

Elementary School #3, C. 1890. JMM 1991.35.20d

Elementary School #3, C. 1890. JMM 1991.35.20d

Talmud Torah, Jackson Place, c. 1911. JMM 1983.19.4

Talmud Torah, Jackson Place, c. 1911. JMM 1983.19.4

Beloved teacher, Hyman Saye, teaches at the Talmud Torah, 1928. JMM 1991.7.13

Beloved teacher, Hyman Saye, teaches at the Talmud Torah, 1928. JMM 1991.7.13

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation’s religious school, 1916. JMM 1991.6.1

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation’s religious school, 1916. JMM 1991.6.1

Isaac Davison High School graduation class, 1942. JMM 1997.196.3

Isaac Davison High School graduation class, 1942. JMM 1997.196.3

Students participating in the school orchestra, Florence Nightingale School. JMM 1992.27.1

Students participating in the school orchestra, Florence Nightingale School. JMM 1992.27.1

I was delighted to find a photo of graduating high school students from my alma mater, The Park School, 1927. JMM 1991.126.12

I was delighted to find a photo of graduating high school students from my alma mater, The Park School, 1927. JMM 1991.126.12

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Once Upon a Time…11.14.2015

Posted on July 7th, 2015 by

The Baltimore Jewish Times publishes unidentified photographs from the collection of Jewish Museum of Maryland each week. If you can identify anyone in these photos and more information about them, contact Joanna Church at 410.732.6400 x236 or email jchurch@jewishmuseummd.org

 

1994112006037Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times:  November 14, 2015

PastPerfect Accession #:  1994.112.006.037

Status:  Identified! The choir of Baltimore Hebrew, around 1960, used in a 1974 photo album prepared for Rose Greenberg’s retirement. Left to right: 1) Arlene Levitas, contralto 2) Phyllis Frankel, soprano 3) Darcy Goodman, contralto 4) Rodney Hanson, organist 5) Ralph Marquiss, tenor 6) Jim Mitchell, baritone 7) Helena John, soprano 8) Judy Tormey Schwartzman, soprano

Special Thanks To: Judy Tormey Schwartzman

 

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