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General Mohammad Naguib

General Mohammad Naguib

General Mohammad Naguib, Head of the Republic of Egypt, visiting Shaar Ha-shamayim Synagogue on Yom Kippur – Cairo, 1952. (From the book “The Golden Era of the Jews of Egypt” by Levana Zamir)

Nessim Bekhor Cohen-Sabban

Nessim Bekhor Cohen-Sabban

Nessim Bekhor Cohen-Sabban (Cairo 1885), who was – together with Madame Courteille – the founder of Rass-el-Barr, the fanciest festival sea-resort for the high middle-class Cairene Jews. (Levana Zamir private collection)

Inauguration of the Cairo branch of the L’Union Juive Universelle de la Jeunesse Juive

Inauguration of the Cairo branch of the L’Union Juive Universelle de la Jeunesse Juive

Inauguration of the Cairo branch of the L’Union Juive Universelle de la Jeunesse Juive, headed by Albert Mosseri – Cairo, May 1930. In the first row from left: Nessim Mosseri Bey, M. Berman – President of the Ashkenazi Council in Cairo, Hadaya Pasha – Governor of Cairo, Chief Rabbi Haim Nahum Effendi, E. Labbe – […]

Rabbis of Egypt

Rabbis of Egypt

This unique picture from March 3rd 1945, gathers almost all the in function at the time. Center on the right: Chief Rabbi Nahum Effendi, Rav Aharon Shueka – from Ahava Ve-Akhva, Rav Yehuda Maslaton Cohen Trab – Av Beith-Din, Rav Shmuel Nefussi – later Chief Rabbi of Alexandria, behind him Rav Yossef Dayan, (Ahava Ve-Akhva). […]

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