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Close-up of a Jewish vendor in the Kovno ghetto known as "Hamster" for gathering and selling bread on the black market.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 81114

Close-up of a Jewish vendor in the Kovno ghetto known as "Hamster" for gathering and selling bread on the black market.

A few days after this photo was taken, he was shot by the Germans.

Photographer
George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
Date
1941 - 1943
Variant Locale
Kauen
Kovno
Kowno
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
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Record last modified: 2003-03-18 00:00:00
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