Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Nina Gitler poem

Document | Not Digitized | Accession Number: 2014.369.1

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Overview

    Description
    Consists of one typed poem, dated February 1942, entitled "Kadysz," written by Nina Gitler in the Warsaw Ghetto. In the poem, Gitler, who was sixteen-years-old, complains of hearing that American Jews are saying Kaddish for the Jews of Europe, though they are still alive and suffering. The poem was collected and identified by Simon Weber, the long-serving editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, and was published in the Forward.
    Date
    creation:  1942 February
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lillian Weber Silver

    Physical Details

    Language
    Polish
    Genre/Form
    Poetry.
    Extent
    1 folder

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    There are no known restrictions on access to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    Material(s) in this collection may be protected by copyright and/or related rights. You do not require further permission from the Museum to use this material. The user is solely responsible for making a determination as to if and how the material may be used.

    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Gitler, Nina.

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    Lillian Weber Silver donated this poem to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014. She discovered the poem in her late father's papers.
    Record last modified:
    2023-07-05 13:48:06
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/irn82739

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us