Once Upon a Time…07.22.2016

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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


1996050058Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times:  July 22, 2016


PastPerfect Accession #:  1996.050.058


Status: Identified! Wedding of James Weinberg and Anne Horowitz. Left to right: Robert Weinberg (groom’s brother), Betty Rosenberg (bride’s best friend), Anne Horowitz (bride), James Weinberg (groom), Ethel Horowitz (bride’s sister), Wally Arnold (bride’s brother). James Weinberg of Baltimore met Anne Horowitz of London while he was serving in the military during WWII; they married in London on April 5, 1944.


Thanks to: Ethel Horowitz Klein, Robin Just, Wally Arnold, Ruth Horowitz Weintraub, Lois Weinberg, Babette Chessler


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Generations 2002: Jewish Family History

Posted on November 5th, 2016 by

Generations 2002: Jewish Family History

Table of Contents

Introduction by Avi Y. Decter

All in the Family: Jewish Women in Baltimore Family Business by Jayne Guberman and Shelly Hettleman

Second Cousins, Card Parties, and Chickens in the Back Yard: Family Life and Jewish Community in Rural Maryland by Deborah R. Weiner

Dispossession and Adaptation: The Weil Sisters Rebuild Their Family in America by Anita Kassof

From the Collections: A Jamboree, A First Grandchild, and A World at War:Glimpses of Family Life from the Schapiro Family Papers by Robin Z. Waldman

Photo Gallery: Family Photos: Images of the Jewish Family in Baltimore by Erin Titter

“I Think It Will Go”: Robert Weinberg Creates the Jewish Heritage Center by Avi Y. Decter

Field Notes: Center for Jewish History, NYC

Chronology: Jewish Family Services by Melissa Goldman with Gail Lipsitz

Cost: $6

To order a print copy of Generations 2002, please contact Esther’s Place, the JMM Museum Shop at 443-873-5179 or email Devan Southerland, Museum Shop Assistant at dsoutherland@jewishmuseummd.org.

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