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Re: Daughters of Jacob Home


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Posted by Sammy to Paul on Sunday, November 20th 2022:

In Reply to: Daughters of Jacob Home posted by Paul on Saturday, November 19th 2022:

Hi Paul!

The Daughters of Jacob Home on East 167th Street between Findlay and Teller Avenues is the Bronx Board`s very first Mystery Photo! When I saw it, I recognized it immediately, as I remember, during my early childhood years, my frequent visits there to my paternal grandmother who was a resident of the Home from 1942 until her passing in 1948.

It`s hard to believe that the very tall, majestic wheel-shaped building with SIX extensions protruding outward from its circular rotunda, cost only $350K. What a surprise!!!

Sammy L. Schwartz


Reference ID: BX90856


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