23 February 2024

“Sophie Wirth, the Camp That’s Near the Lake” with Laura Weber

White Bear Lake Armory 2228 Fourth St., White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Between the world wars, hundreds of poor Eastern European Jewish immigrant residents of St. Paul’s West Side flats eagerly boarded trains or buses for a pleasurable and healthy vacation at White Bear Lake, home to Sophie Wirth Camp. Based on extensive additional research conducted since the WBLAHS presentation in 2022, this talk will explore the […]