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May 17, 2013

If you can identify anyone in these photos and more information about them, click “Identify people in photo” below each photograph. Or, contact Jobi Zink at 410-732-6400, x26 or jzink@jewishmuseummd.org.CONTINUE »

BY Rafael Medoff
January 4, 2013

Why would this month’s history column be about a German-Catholic athlete?   Here’s our pitch. It’s a Baltimore baseball story of sorts, but while Jews love baseball, not everyone knows there is a single, but meaningful, Jewish connection to Baltimore’s baseball icon George Herman “Babe” Ruth. The particular incident, described in the following article by CONTINUE »