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Seven Alpren Sisters

1930s - private collection

Thank you to Estate of Marilyn Isaacson Simonds for the photo

Of the seven Alpren sisters and sisters-in-law who appear in this photo from the 1930s, at least five lived part of their lives in Lewiston-Auburn and two married men from the Isaacson clan. All were aunts of Harris Isaacson, whose handwriting appears on the photo.
People: Eva (Chaya-Chava) Alpren Isaacson, far left; to be identified , 2nd from left; Annie (Elke) Alpren Graffman, 3rd from left; Sarah (Sor'ke) Alpren Lempert, 4th from left; to be identified , 5th from left; Leah (Rochel-Leyah) Alpren Day, 6th from left; Ida (Hinde) Alpren Steinman, 7th from left

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