Poster in Yiddish and Polish

Election poster announcing a mass meeting

Vilna, Poland, Circa 1920s. Election Poster

Polish/Yiddish announcement by the Bloc of National Minorities. It notes a mass meeting for slate #18, in Krengel’s Hall, Vilna, Poland. Speakers included communal activists Jacob Wygodski, Dr. Tzemah Szabad, and Joseph Czernichow. The Bloc was formed in 1922 as a partnership of national minorities in Poland. The Bloc included Jews, Ukrainians, Belorussians, Russians, and Germans.


Digitization of this artifact has been made possible by the Edward Blank YIVO Vilna Online Collections project.