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Close-up of a Jewish vendor in the Kovno ghetto who was 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 who was 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
Locale
Kaunas, Lithuania
Variant Locale
Kauen
Kovno
Kowno
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-23 00:00:00
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