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Yaakov Zagorski sits outside the Jewish cemetery in Riga holding a sign for Keren Kayemet (Jewish National Fund).

Photograph | Photograph Number: 97610

Yaakov Zagorski sits outside the Jewish cemetery in Riga holding a sign for Keren Kayemet (Jewish National Fund).

Yaakov Zagorsky was a prominent Jewish
public figure in Riga, a collector of Jewish periodicals, and the creator of a "museum of Jewish press."

The original caption reads "As an eternal remembrance! In memory of your participation in the work of Keren Kayemet of Israel In front of the old Jewish cemetery in Riga."

Date
1929 August 25
Locale
Riga, [Vidzeme] Latvia
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of L. Elly Gotz
 
Record last modified: 2019-06-20 00:00:00
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