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Close-up portrait of a Jewish man in Breisach, Germany.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 69538

Close-up portrait of a Jewish man in Breisach, Germany.

Pictured is Salomon Geismar. He, his wife Lina and son Alfred fled to the United States.

This is part of series of photographs taken of the Breisach Jewish community on their way to and from synagogue in 1937. In October 1940 the entire community was deported to the Gurs internment camp in southern France.

Photographer
Heinz Bähr
Date
1937
Variant Locale
Alt Breisach
Breisasch Am Rhine
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Robert Bahr
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Record last modified: 2006-03-21 00:00:00
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