Bais Yaakov of Shanghai

Students and teachers from the Shanghai Bais Yaakov, religious girls’ school, 1947.  Among those pictured are Gerta Wolf, Helga Elsner, Ruth Weil and her sister, Erica Kestin, Gerda Elsner, Rachel Bracha, Sima Bracha and Edith Wickelholz.

Photo Credit: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Lutz Haase.


Identifier: USHMM2019.011
Photo Title: Bais Yaakov of Shanghai
Date: 1947
Geographic Location: Shanghai
Archive: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Summary: Students and teachers from the Bais Yaakov of Shanghai.