The Way We Were in 1933

YMHA camp

Brothers Sam and Ed Balloff (1920-2014) (left and right) and cousin Mel Sturm (center) at YMHA (Young Men’s Hebrew Association) Camp Tapawingo near Louisville, Kentucky, in the summer of 1933.

Sam and Mel now live in Knoxville, but in 1933 their families lived in LaFollette.

Thanks to Mel Sturm for contributing this photograph to the Archives.


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