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A Jewish man on the street in the Warsaw ghetto doffs his hat to Heinrich Joest (the photographer) in accordance with a humiliating order that Jews remove their hats in the presence of German personnel.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32305

A Jewish man on the street in the Warsaw ghetto doffs his hat to Heinrich Joest (the photographer) in accordance with a humiliating order that Jews remove their hats in the presence of German personnel.

Joest's original caption reads: "This old man took his hat off in front of me as I was photographing him. This happened to me several times because the Jews had been ordered to do it."

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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