From Days Gone By: Young and Old

A reader sent us this vintage photograph depicting a group of Chabad Chassidim from Russia. Can you identify anyone in the photo (correct answers in the extended article), and when and where the photo was taken?

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9 Comments

  • 1. Anonymous wrote:

    Number 10 Leah ( Balkin ) Edelman
    Number 12 Chaya Genesia Balkin
    Number 18 Yisroel Balkin

  • 2. 11 incorrect wrote:

    Number 11 is incorrectly labeled.
    It’s not Baila Pruss. It’s Sara Pruss – Dubinsky

  • 4. Anonymous wrote:

    Number 7 Pessia (Karasik) Matusof
    Number 21 Dabrusha (Futerfas) Liberow ?

  • 5. QUESTION ? wrote:

    WHATS THE QUESTION IF YOU CAN IDENTIFY THE PEOPLE IN THE PICTURE ?? IT IS OBVIOUS, UNDER THE PICTURE IS A LIST WITH ALL THE NAMES AND IT IS NUMBERED!!

  • 8. location wrote:

    The Frierdiker Rebbe wanted pictures of the chasidim (i think of those that got out of russia) chances are this pic was taken in a DP camp or in France after the war.

    Source: my family has a similar (family) picture.

  • 9. Anonymous wrote:

    number 13 REB MAIR SIMCHA told me TODAY it was taken in vienna austria ,

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