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Mendel Grossman photograph collection

Document | Accession Number: 2005.214.2

The collection contains photographs primarily taken by Mendel Grossman in Łódź, Poland prior to and during the war. The prewar photographs document the Grossman family, including Mendel’s sister Rozka, and his parents Shmuel and Chana. His wartime photographs document daily life in the Łódź ghetto, and including street scenes, deportations, and activities of the Zionist youth group Noʻar ha-Tsiyoni. Many of his wartime photographs feature his extended family, including his nephew Jankush Freitag. Postwar photographs document Rozka Grossman and her husband Moshe Zilbersztajn's (Zilbar) family in Israel.

Date
1919-approximately 1970  (inclusive)
Language
Hebrew
Yiddish
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
1 box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Hana Greenbaum and Shmuel Zilbar This gift is made in memory of Rozka Grosman Zilbar and Moshe Zilbar (Zilberstein), and Mendel Grossman who took these photographs.
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Record last modified: 2018-01-13 21:04:13
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