Maccabi Cairo excursion – May 1945. (From the private collection of Elie Patan).
Lunch hour at the “Goutte de Lait” school for orphans in Cairo, founded by Isaac Benarroio in 1917, and directed by his spouse. Was located at the prestigious Kasr el-Nil Street, regarded as one of the best Jewish schools in Cairo, with 800 pupils – girls and boys – who received for free a very […]
Jacquelin Kahanoff, famous Israeli writer born in Egypt. Made Aliya in 1954 after three years in the U.S.A., where she received two American awards for her books. Recognized as the precursor of the Mediterranean Option, for peace in the Middle East.
The Senator and Chief Rabbi of Cairo, Rav Haim Nahum Effendi, with Egyptian officials at King Fouad’s funeral, Cairo 1934. (From the book “The Golden Era of the Jews of Egypt” by Levana Zamir)
Basketball Maccabi Cairo – Girls Group. Cairo 1943 (From the book “The Golden Era of the Jews of Egypt” by Levana Zamir)