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Young women sew in the workshop of master seamstress, Rochel Szulkin.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 42288

Young women sew in the workshop of master seamstress, Rochel Szulkin.

From right to left are Rochel Slonimski (who rented the workshop to Szulkin), Gittke Demitrowski, Beileh-Rivkeh Radunski, Sara Jankelewicz, and Szulkin's niece, Gitta Politacki at the sewing machine.

Gitta and Sarah survived the war in the Soviet Union; all the others were murdered in the September 1941 mass killing action in Eisiskes.

Date
1941
Locale
Eisiskes, [Nowogrodek] Poland
Variant Locale
Eishyshok
Eshishuk
Eyshishkes
Ejszyszki
Eishishkes
Lithuania
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The Shtetl Foundation
 
Record last modified: 2012-01-30 00:00:00
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