Ilja Jasvoinas

Ilja Jasvoinas was a Lithuanian businessman and photographer of Jewish origin active in 1930s Kaunas. He is believed to have been born in 1882 but very little is known about him. Jasvoinas was commissioned to take pictures of activities at the ORT agricultural school and training farm in Kalinava in the mid-1930s [see images]. The full selection of his work for ORT can be seen in the Lithuania photo gallery.