Copyright © 2017 wysokie-litewskie.org/vysokoye.org -- All Rights Reserved
Nothing on this site may be re-published without our permission.
View the site in...
Table of Contents
Site Page Counts
Esther Kaplan's Wysokie Album
An Unidentified Couple
Against a photographer's backdrop, probably outside:
Reverse: the top line of text may read Vitshulker, followed by a given name. The second line is clearly Wysokie Litowsk, one of several variations in Polish. The photographer's stamp, in Russian, reads:
Apparently: a photographer in the city (gorod) of Bialystok, in the same region as Wysokie Litewskie, but a considerable distance away. The fact that the stamp is in Russian strongly suggests the photo was taken before WWI, and this dating is supported by the older-style clothing.