Leybe Ravinovits of Grodne who was awarded a medal and 15 rubles for his heroism. His father lives in New York City.
Giant Among Men: New York Giant Andy Cohen in 1928.
Bene Israel Men: This image was taken in 1935 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia after Italy invaded Abyssinia.
First In Their Class: The Forward’s original typesetters, circa 1897.
A Farewell To Singer: A going-away party for I.J. Singer who is en route to Europe in 1932.
Newspaper Seller: A woman on the Lower East Side sells copies of the Forward and other newspapers.
Beacon to the World: The Forward Building’s 30,000-watt neon sign as Yiddish on one side, English on the other.
Ad in the Forverts
Front page, with portraits of grief
Forverts ad for New York Waist Stores
“Full list of our losses…”
“If you have images…”
“The morgue is full of victims!”
Names of the dead, day one
Two Letters, a poem
Ad in the Forverts for shirtwaists
Poem, Two Letters