Money order sent to help the Epstein family
New York, United States, 1939. Money Order Sent to Poland
The Great Depression caused poverty all over the world. Life was worsening for Jews in Poland. Lasar Epstein was a recent immigrant to America. Yet he managed to scrape up $14.00 to send to his brother Shimon Epstein back home in Vilna, Poland on January 3, 1939.