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Object ID

2014.1.46

Object Name

Print, Photographic

Date

8-7-1944

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Front: An image of a young girl, Dorrit Blumenkanz, holding a hot dog. Back: Typewritten information about image.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: From information attached to this International News Photos wire photo verso:Six year old Dorrit Blumenkanz is one of 982 Jewish refugees from Vienna finding shelter at Fort Ontario in Oswego, N.Y. Refugees were “assured that “ ‘whenever there is a knock at your door , it will be a friendly one.’”

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 6 1/2"

Keywords

Refugee, Dorrit Blumenkanz, Ontario, Canada, International News Photo

One of 982 Jewish Refugees at Fort Ontario, Dorrit Blumenkanz Samples a Hot Dog

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