Generations 2003: Entertaining Maryland

Posted on November 4th, 2016 by

Generations 2003: Entertaining Maryland

Table of Contents

Introduction by Avi Y. Decter

“Always Have Kind Words for the Place that Feeds You”: Jews on “The Block” by Deborah R. Weiner

A Front-Row Seat on Cottage Avenue: Memories of Boyhood Entertainment in the Depression Years by Gilbert Sandler

Now Playing at the Hippodrome:Baltimore’s House of Vaudeville, an Interview with M. Robert Rappaport by Dean Krimmel with Steve Liebowitz

Photo Gallery: Performing Community by Avi Y. Decter with Erin L. Titter

Barry Levinson’s Baltimore: An Appreciation by Stephen J. Whitfield

Building Bridges: A Conversation with Liz Lerman by Melissa Martens

Chronology: Entertaining Maryland by Avi Y. Decter

Field Notes: National Jewish Archive of Broadcasting

Review: The Jews of Prime Time by David Zurawik by Joyce Antler

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Once Upon a Time…Snapshots 06.08.2012

Posted on January 22nd, 2013 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, contactJobi Zink, Senior Collections Manager and Registrar at 410.732.6400 x226 or

Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times:  June 8, 2012

PastPerfect Accession #:  2010.040.004

Status:  Identified! Walt Disney Visits the Hippodrome. Left to Right:  1. Ted Hirsch  2. Bea Hirsch  3. Paul Lukas or Bailey Goss

Special Thanks To: Elias Roochvarg, Steve Liebowitz


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