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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
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: 2012-01-30 00:00:00
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