Young men and women working on writing for publications at Camp Wel-Met, 1948. Camp Wel-Met was founded in 1935 under the name Metropolitan Jewish Centers Camp Association and overtime became one of the nation's largest sleep-away camps. It was known for its no frills activities and facilities, and is fondly remembered for the joyful community building that it fostered.
Wel-Met has since dissolved, but the name is still used today by a camp in the Bronx, NY.
Photographed by: Heinz H. Weissenstein. Part of the National Jewish Welfare Board Records at AJHS.
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