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Photograph

Document | Accession Number: 1999.113.33

Photographic image; black and white image of Lidia Kleinman, donor, hugging her cousin, Ola Weinberger (Ola Weinberger was the daughter of Berta Szwarcman, Aniuta's oldest sister, and Filip Weinberger, a pharmacist, who lived in Krynica; in 1943 the whole family was shot in a forest near Pinsk; donor notes that her grandmother, Basia Kagan Szwarcman, hid silverware in the garden of her house and during the mass executions she begged a German soldier to spare the life of Ola in return for the silver; Ola led the soldier to the garden and after recovering the treasure, he shot her); dated: 1935; location: Lacko, Poland

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1 Photographic print.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lidia Siciarz
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Record last modified: 2018-08-30 12:43:16
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