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|Catalog No.||18042||Similar Items|
|Brief Description||Parents and guests visiting the summer camp for refugee children in Nemi, near Rome||Similar Items|
|Registry No.||29140p||Similar Items|
|Donor||Bank Chaim - Charles||Similar Items|
|Period||After World War II||Similar Items|
|Date of event||1947||Similar Items|
|databank||Photo Archive||Similar Items|
Parents and guests visiting the summer camp for refugee children in Nemi, near Rome (Roma). In the photo: Louis Horowitz, representative of the JDC in Italy (seated, left); Dr. Eliezer Yerushalmi, director of the cultural department of the refugee center (standing fifth from the right); Chaim Bank (standing third from the right), Dr. Ori, from the staff of the refugee center (standing second from the right), and Szlomowicz, a teacher (standing, left). Photographed in 1947.
The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (AJJDC; also known as the Joint; JDC): American Jewry's overseas relief and rehabilitation agency, founded in 1914. See "Encyclopedia of the Holocaust" vol. 2, pp. 752 - 756.