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Catalog Number 2013.073.004
Object Name Map
Scope & Content Map or plat drawing, on tracing paper, showing boundaries of "Property of Radomer Russ Pohl Unterstitzungs Verein [sic] of Balto. City, Located in 14th District, Baltimore County, Maryland". by Dollenberg Brothers, Surveyors and Civil Engineers, Towson, Md., October 1, 1952. Shows property near intersection of Hamilton Avenue and Koppelman Lane. Stamp in lower left corner for State of Maryland Professional Land Surveyors. 13.5" x 7.5" (folded twice).

Related to Radomer Verein, Inc. (also known as Radomer Russ.-Pohl. Ind. Unterstitzung Verien of Baltimore) [or Progressive Radomer Verein].
notes by JMM volunteer R. Siegel, Jan. 2014:
The organization met weekly in the early 1900s, monthly in mid-1900s to 2000, then quarterly. Now: infrequently and business is done by telephone. The organization met in members' homes and in synagogues, especially Beth Isaac in Pikesville from the late 1900s and early 2000s. Jerry's uncle, Albert Binstock, was a member from the 1960s to 2000s. Albert was the Chair of numerous committees. The organization impacted Albert's life in Baltimore by providing the "opportunity to interact with Jewish people - his pharmacy was located in a non-Jewish area (Parkville, MD)."
Jerry will send separately a photo (or photos) of his uncle, Albert Binstock. He confirmed this in a phone conversation with Robert Siegel on 2/5/14. He will also send Biographical info about his uncle and himself in a week from this call.
Anecdotes: "My uncle served as a Pharmacist and Medic in World War II - he was stationed in England. After the war, he returned to Baltimore and opened a pharmacy on Harford Road in Parkville with another pharmacist [that] he served with during the war. He worked his entire career there ... I worked there at the fountain [writes Jerry Rachanow] in the mid 1950s (my first job)."


Date 1952/10/01
Imagefile 173\2013073004.JPG
Search Terms Progressive Radomer Verein, Inc.
Baltimore, Md.
Subjects Clubs and organizations
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Condition good