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Class of the Mosaik Boys School in Copenhagen.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 90059

Class of the Mosaik Boys School in Copenhagen.

Seated are: Aron Sloma (second from left), Mrs. Rasmussen (center); second row: Leo Goldberger (left), Bjorn Katznelson (second from left), Gerhard Salomon (second from right); back row: Harry Pihler, principal (left), John Block (second from right), Richard (?) Gelvan (right).

The Mosaik School for Boys and the Caroline School for Girls were established in the beginning of the nineteenth century for the purpose of acculturating the children of Russian Jewish immigrants into Danish culture. Though most of the teachers were not Jewish, the school also taught Jewish history and religion.

1937 - Circa 1939
Copenhagen, Denmark
Variant Locale
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Leo Goldberger
Record last modified: 2003-09-24 00:00:00
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