digitallibrary.usc.edu/search/controller/view/examiner-m1... Maison St Vincent de Paul - Orphelinat de Garcons - Rue Sidi-Abil-Dardaa, Alexandire d'Egypte - Cour de l'externat." ("House St Vincent of Paul - Orphanage of Boys - Street Sidi-Abil-Dardaa, Alexandria, Egypt - Court of the day school.") Thirty-four orphan boys stand in line in the courtyard of the orphanage school. Several other buildings of the orphanage are also visible. The back of the postcard is blank and contains information…
Sidi Bishr No 2, Alexandria, Egypt - panorama view, 1943
My mother Bettina Cohen with her back towards us and her Viennese friend, Lily Weltsch - probably taken in 1943 from the high building in front of where they are sitting. The tap you see in the sand was used by all of us -I believe we drank the water too, which was very safe. Eric Weltsch, a cotton broker, is probably the man sunbathing.