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Nina Gitler poem

Document | Accession Number: 2014.369.1

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
1942 February  (creation)
Language
Polish
Genre/Form
Poetry.
Extent
1 poem.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lillian Weber Silver
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Record last modified: 2017-06-05 15:29:59
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