Photograph album in a customized box labeled with the family name Astrinsky. The album contains 53 postcards, some in color,
depicting a variety of people and places with messages handwritten in Yiddish. Many are from areas in Eastern Europe including
such locales as Warsaw and Bialystok. Captions are in Russian, Polish, Yiddish, and German. Other cards feature locations
in the U. S. such as Niagara Falls, Yellowstone National Park, and Santa Barbara, California. A number of the cards are addressed
to a Mr. J. Astrinsky in Brooklyn, New York. There are also a handwritten (in Yiddish) note laid in and three handwritten
documents (in Yiddish) tipped in.
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