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Miriam Raskin
Date: Mon, 02 Jan 1995 21:52:25 EST From: rfreedman@shrsys.hslc.org Subject: Miriam Raskin Max Rosenfeld of Philadelphia requests biographical information about Miriam Raskin, born in Slonim, White Russia in 1889 and died in New York on October 18th, 1973. She was an active member of the Bund in Russia and served a year in Petersburg prison. Emigrated to the U.S. in 1920. Her first stories were published in Tsukumft. Later stories were published in the Forverts. In 1941 a collection of her work was published under the title "Shtile Lebns