50th birthday celebration of poet Abraham Reisen

Vilna, Poland, 1926. Program

Handwritten program for a celebration in honor of the 50th birthday of Yiddish poet Abraham Reisen. It was written by [first name unknown] Shafirshteyn, a student in the eighth grade of the A. Frug School for Girls in Vilna. The program includes music, presentation of an essay on Reisen’s life, and reading aloud his poetry from memory.


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