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A destitute man wearing nothing but a shirt sits on the pavement near the street entrance to the Pinkiert funeral home in the Warsaw ghetto.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32245

A destitute man wearing nothing but a shirt sits on the pavement near the street entrance to the Pinkiert funeral home in the Warsaw ghetto.

Joest's caption reads: "On the street in front of the entrance to the funeral home sat beggars with only leather-like skin over their bones."

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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