Desecrated Torah scroll fragment found in Poland
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Jewish ceremonial objects
- Object Type
Torah scrolls (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jack and Sonia Rubin. In memory of our parents, Issac and Bella Weinstein and David Hersh and Pearl Rubin who perished in the hands of the Nazis.
Segment from a desecrated torah found by Zbyszek Romaniuk in Bransk, Poland.
Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:02
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Also in Jack and Sonia Rubin collection
Consists primarily of 24 photographs. Many have inscriptions in Yiddish, and include many pre-war images of Jack Rubin's family from Bransk, Poland. The donor, Jack Rubin, immigrated to the United States under the sponsorship of his Uncle, Arthur J. Sussel.; Mr. Sussel appears in some photographs while visiting relatives in Bransk before the war.
Segment from a desecrated torah Found by Zbyszek Romaniuk in Bransk, Poland.