JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Translate Yiddish phrase on back of photo? #general
Hilary Henkin <hilary@...>
I have an old family photo, on the back of which is a handwritten
Yiddish word or phrase. It's particularly hard to read because the
photo has water stains, and a child scribbled on the back as
well. (the identity of the child is lost to history, luckily for them . . .)
If anyone wants to take a shot at it, the direct URL is
If you want to browse to it, it's number VM7093, near the bottom of the page.
Further details: The family is Joseph and Ida Katz and their
children, and their mothers. It was taken in Russia (Ukraine) before
they immigrated in 1905-6.
If you need a higher-resolution file, let me know.
As always, please reply privately.