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SEDERS IN THE RUSSIAN ARMY

 
A SOLDIER'S SEDER
Jewish soldiers of the Czarist army at a Passover celebration in Nikolsk, Russia, in 1899.
Seated in the center of the front row is M. Hauptman.
 
 JEWISH SOLDIERS
of the Russian Army at a seder gathering in Finland in 1900.
 
 A SOLDIER SEDER IN RUSSIA
Odessa, 1900
 
 SOLDIERS' SEDER IN RUSSIA
1910

Seated second from left is Mr. Sam Trost, who recently [i.e. circa 1936] came to this country [the U. S.]
 
A SOLDIERS' SEDER IN RUSSIA IN NIKOLAI'S TIME
year and location unknown
 
SAYING IT WITH MUSIC
Jewish members of a White Russian military band in the old days, celebrating our ancestors departure from Egypt.



Photographs courtesy of The Yiddish Forward.


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