Moshe NATANSON-camp Achva 1937 #photographs

Yonatan Ben-Ari

In my late mother's picture album i found a picture of a Moshe NATANSON taken in Camp Achva in 1937. I presume camp achva is (was) in the USA .  If anyone wants the picture please contact me.  Besides this picture there is another picture from the same camp and same year with 5-6 other people . 
Yoni Ben-Ari (Katzoff), Jerusalem

There were and are many Jewish camps in the US.  I don't know if this is the one you are referencing:

  1. Camp Achva at the Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia provides fun and formative summer experiences for school-age children from grades K–12. Entering its 51st summer, Camp Achva is the premier Jewish day camp in Northern Virginia. 

  2. Your request, however, reminded me that there is a source of information about the Catskill Mountains in New York State that might provide some helpful information for other researchers. The Catskill Institute, is an organization to promote research and education on the significance of the Catskill mountains for Jewish American life, located at Brown University.   This web site might be a  good source for uncovering information in connection with hotels, bungalow colonies, resorts, and camps in New York State.  The email is 


Avivah Pinski

near Pniladelphia


Avivah R. Z. Pinski ,  near Philadelphia, USA