Jan Berlfein Burns: The Summer of 1940, three young Jewish girls


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Date(s) - January 14, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

American Jewish University, Burton Sperber Jewish Community Library

Jan Berlfein Burns

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The Summer of 1940 through the eyes of three Jewish girls from Warsaw, Antwerp and Los Angeles

Sunday Afternoon,  January 14th, 2018   1:30 pm at AJU

JGSLA member Jan Berlfein Burns, genealogist, writer and photographer brings together her interests to explore the lives of three young Jewish girls from distant cities, across continents, as they were caught in a moment of history.  Included in her talk, Jan will share excerpts from fellow JGSLA member Henny Roth’s story of her escape from Europe in the summer of 1940.

Henny’s book  Just a Jewish Girl  will be available for sale following the program.

Jan’s websites can be viewed at:    www.janscustomphotobooks.com   and   www.rememberourstories.com

The JGSLA Traveling Library and Mentors Corner will be available starting at 1:00PM.

Members free,  guests $5