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A destitute woman and her children on a street in the Warsaw ghetto.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32317

A destitute woman and her children on a street in the Warsaw ghetto.

Joest's original caption reads: "This was a common sight and I had reservations about photographing it: a woman with child that was deathly ill, [who] sat barefoot and begging on the street. She did not notice me."

Photographer
Heinrich Joest
Date
1941 September 19
Variant Locale
Warszawa
Varshava
Warschau
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Guenther Schwarberg
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Record last modified: 2004-02-13 00:00:00
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