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Front: Black and white photograph of three figures. On the left is a smiling boy in rags with bare feet and wearing a cap. A young woman with bare feet a dirty skirt stands in the middle. Next to her is an older man dressed in all black and holding a cane. All wear armbands on their right arm. Behind them are two men, one with a cap, another with a suit and armband.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Photograph taken in all probability by a German photographer in the Warsaw Ghetto, the largest Ghetto created by the Nazis, who doubtless saw these Jews--posed as they were--as curiosities, especially as they confirmed archetypes created by Nazi media.
5 x 3 1/2"
Warsaw Ghetto, Archetype, Star of David
1941-1943: Deportation & Extermination: Concentration Camps and Extermination Centers
"Warsaw Ghetto" (1941). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2015.2.44.