Nina Talbot

Painter - Writer
painting, Places, by Nina Talbot
Places, oil on canvas, 48 x 42 inches

Faces of Dynów


Addresses in Places painting*

From Dynów 1930-39 Census
Neger Brothers & families:

  • Mendel — 12 Wolanskiego
  • Israel Neger — 8 Slowachiego
  • Menashe Neger — 3 Zamkowa
  • Avraham Neger — 1 Lazienna
  • Chaya Spinrad — 11 Pilsudskiego

New York

  • 235 East 4th Street, New York City — Bella stayed here with Sarah (née Neger) and Sam Marks
  • 156 Ludlow Street, New York City — Hirsch Neger
  • 184 Ludlow Street, New York City — Hirsch Nager stayed here with Uncle Sam Hoch
  • 10 Park Row, New York City — Hersch- Meilech first residence in NYC
  • 2009 Cruger Avenue, Bronx, NY — Bella and Joe family
  • 2045 Holland Avenue, Bronx, NY — Bella and Joe, Bronx, NY
  • 417 Longwood Avenue, Bronx, NY — Joe Tolpen, my grandfather lived here with his family at the time he met Bella
  • 433 Dumont Ave, Brooklyn, NY — Joseph Tolpen lived with his family before moving to the Bronx
  • Featherbed Lane, Bronx, NY — The street where the butcher shop was where Irving Nager worked
  • 3520 DeKalb Avenue, Bronx, NY — Rosie Spiegler (née Spinrad) grocery store
  • 3630 Rochambeau Ave, Bronx, NY — Elsie Schuader (née Spinrad) grocery store
  • 3010 Wallace Avenue, Bronx, NY — Doris Nager and her family
  • 2717 Wallace Avenue, Bronx, NY — another address for Doris Nager and family
  • 1161 Stratford Avenue, Bronx, NY — another address for Doris Nager and family
  • 321 West 90th Street, New York CIty — Bella and Joe Tolpen's last residence
  • 230 East 3rd Street, New York City — Hirsch Nager
  • 7336 68th Ave, Ridgewood, NY, — Hirsch Nager
  • 293 East 7th Street, New York City — (Leib, Mendel’s eldest)
  • 305 Adam Street, Buffalo, NY — where Louis Nager lived when Bella arrive in NYC.
  • 820 Sycamore Street, Buffalo, NY — another address for Louis Nager
  • 3030 Brighton 12th Street, Brooklyn, NY — Miriam and Sam Marks

Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, Dynówer Society Burial area, written on the entry gate:
Clearing someone of blood – I have not cleared them. — Psalms Men, women, children from the town of Dynów murdered at the hands of Nazis of Germany may God forever curse their names. About 800 souls. And vengeance will be returned to the oppressors. In memory of the deceased of Dynów.

*Several names and numbers of the streets and addresses have changed over time.