Baltimore’s ‘Little Jerusalem’

January 23, 2014

I read with interest your obituary for Alice E. Krupsaw (Community, Jan. 10) who passed away at age 106. As stated, she documented memories of growing up in “Little Israel” on Eagle Street. As I lived near Eagle Street on Fulton Avenue, this close-knit Jewish community in Southwest Baltimore, with Wilkens Avenue running through it, was better known as “Little Jerusalem,” not “Little Israel.”

Irvin J. Lustman
Baltimore

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