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An identification card bearing a photo of a child holding a cup and a piece of bread in the Kielce ghetto.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 03272

An identification card bearing a photo of a child holding a cup and a piece of bread in the Kielce ghetto.

An official ID card was required to receive food rations at the soup kitchen organized by the Jewish Social Self-help Committee of the Jewish Council. The ID card was issued for the month of May 1941, and was valid only for breakfast. The inscription in Polish reads, "1,600 morning meals served daily."

This photo was one the images included in an official album prepared by the Judenrat of the Kielce ghetto in 1942.

Date
1942 January 01
Variant Locale
Keltsy
Photo Designation
GHETTOS (MAJOR) -- KIELCE
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Rafal Imbro
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Record last modified: 2003-11-07 00:00:00
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