Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Polish men exhume corpses in a field in Warsaw.

Photograph | Digitized | Photograph Number: 81763

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Polish men exhume corpses in a field in Warsaw.
    Polish men exhume corpses in a field in Warsaw.

The original caption reads: "The five pictures on this page are very depressing.  I took them to show bodies being exhumed after the war in Warsaw from their burial places which were most anyplace after they were shot and killed."

    Overview

    Caption
    Polish men exhume corpses in a field in Warsaw.

    The original caption reads: "The five pictures on this page are very depressing. I took them to show bodies being exhumed after the war in Warsaw from their burial places which were most anyplace after they were shot and killed."
    Date
    Circa 1945 - 1946
    Locale
    Warsaw, Poland
    Variant Locale
    Warszawa
    Varshava
    Warschau
    Photo Credit
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Antionette Powell

    Rights & Restrictions

    Photo Source
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Copyright: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Provenance: Antionette Powell
    Source Record ID: Collections: 2007.466

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Biography
    Stephen Olesnevich was the father of the donor. He served as Vice Consul of the United States in Warsaw, Poland between between 1945 and 1946.
    Record last modified:
    2015-04-30 00:00:00
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/pa1181023

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us