Vilna (Lithuania)

Vilna (Lithuania)

One of several small collections depicting life in Lithuania pre-World War Two, the Vilna collection, gathered by Mark Lewis in Johannesburg, contains images of school children participating in a Jewish Inter-school athletics day, as well as several images of the streets in Vilna....
Vilkomir (Lithuania)

Vilkomir (Lithuania)

One of several small collections depicting life in Lithuania pre-World War Two, the Vilkomir collection, gathered by Mark Lewis in Johannesburg, contains three images. The first is of the Gymnasia Ivri, while the second depicts the members of the gymnasia fifth class of 1930. Finally, the third photograph is taken from a postcard, and shows Ukmerge, Vilkomir, circa 1925....
Vaskai (Lithuania)

Vaskai (Lithuania)

One of several small collections depicting life in Lithuania pre-World War Two, the Vaskai collection, gathered by Mark Lewis in Johannesburg, contains one image – that of a class photo of the Yavneh group from Vaskai Hebrew School....
Marienpol (Lithuania)

Marienpol (Lithuania)

One of several small collections depicting life in Lithuania pre-World War Two, the Marienpol collection, gathered by Mark Lewis in Johannesburg, contains four photos; an image taken at the wedding of Yaakov Leibowitz circa 1940, a portrait of six unnamed young women, an image taken at a factory in Marienpol, and a photograph of soldiers taken over Pesach in 1924....
Malat (Lithuania)

Malat (Lithuania)

One of several small collections depicting life in Lithuania pre-World War Two, the Malat collection gathers images of the community in the shtetl. Included are photographs of school children, a couple of images of workers at a sawmill, and a light-hearted photograph of Jewish youths posing in a forest.  ...