Mendel Letters 16: Negotiating Judaism (1)

FDNY Engine 92 / Ladder 44 is still there on Morris Avenue in the South Bronx. Historians believe the author of the Mendel letters’ mother lived in the building just to the right of the fire house in the 1940s.




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