Ellis Island Museum contains the history of over twelve million immigrants entered the United States through the portal of Ellis Island.
The Ellis Island Immigrant Hospital was a state of the art hospital used to treat immigrants with disease or injury
In honor of Holocaust Remembrance day, here is the story of my dear friend (and DNA cousin) Henry Weinstock, who was a “hidden child of the Holocaust” – sent by his father to live with a Catholic priest during WWII. Henry’s father, Eugene...
Visit to Sarospatak Jewish Cemetery in Sárospatak Hungary. A family history search begins.
My dear friends Joanna and Henry Weinstock have shared this story and their personal photos of a visit to Sárospatak, Hungary in 1977.
Vintage photos from Sárospatak Hungary remind us of life in this village where my ancestors lived.
A record of our visit to the Budapest Holocaust Memorial Center
Way back in 1968 at the Democratic Party Convention in Chicago, I listened to the great Richie Havens play at a fundraiser. I had a press pass and was able to snap a shot from very far away.
Here is a very interesting vintage camera I recently saw at an antiques show. I did not buy it!
History of the Jewish population of Sárospatak, Hungary where my ancestors lived.