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Drawing of inmate's room at Bergen-Belsen

Object | Accession Number: 2008.226.2

Drawing done by 20-year old Judith Kessler when she was interned in Bergen-Belsen concentration camp from June-December 1944. Judith and her mother were taken to Bergen-Belsen by train from Budapest, Hungary, as part of a rescue effort organized by Rezso Kasztner. Later in 1944, they were transferred to safety in Switzerland.

Artwork Title
Who Can Understand?
Date
1944 June-1944 December  (creation)
Geography
received : Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp); Belsen (Bergen, Celle, Germany)
Classification
Art
Category
Drawings
Object Type
Pencil drawing (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Judith Stieglitz Kessler
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:24:44
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