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A vendor sells ice cream to children at the Vilna Street entrance to Eisiskes near a special welcoming gate built in honor of a visiting Polish-Catholic church official.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 39170

A vendor sells ice cream to children at the Vilna Street entrance to Eisiskes near a special welcoming gate built in honor of a visiting Polish-Catholic church official.

The inscription in Hebrew reads: "May you be blessed at your arrival and departure." There is a Jewish Star of David on the right and the Polish eagle on the left.

Photographer
Yitzhak Uri Katz
Date
1930
Variant Locale
Eishyshok
Eshishuk
Eyshishkes
Ejszyszki
Eishishkes
Lithuania
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The Shtetl Foundation
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Record last modified: 2002-10-07 00:00:00
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