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    'Photograph', Jewish children rescued from Terezin concentration camp. (Photo: Fotografove Alex Paul,
War Resisters International photo archive)
    'Photograph', Jewish children rescued from Terezin concentration camp. (Photo: Fotografove Alex Paul, War Resisters International photo archive)

     

    Title of Textile:Photos of children from Terezin concentration camp
    Maker:
    Country of Origin: Czech Republic
    Year Produced: 1945
    Size (cm): 17cm x 10cm
    Materials:
    Type of Textile: Memorabalia
    Description:

    Some of the 132 Jewish children who were rescued from Terezin concentration camp, Czech Republic; around 15,000 perished. In this image they are playing in the park of Castle Olesovice. This photo is one of five images, all of which depict children who were rescued by members of War Resisters’ International.

    Owner: Conflict Textiles collection, donation from War Resisters’ International
    Location: Roberta Bacic, Northern Ireland
    Original / Replica: Original
    Photographer: Photo Fotografove Alex Paul War Resisters International photo archive



    Textile exhibited at: Textile Accounts of Conflicts, 17/11/2014 - 18/11/2014
    Remembering the Holocaust, 8/01/2018 - 27/01/2018
    Torn from Home: Remembering the Holocaust , 10/01/2019 - 28/02/2019
    From Home to Here: Stories of Languages Old and New, 5/11/2019 - 20/12/2019



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      'Photograph', Jewish children rescued from Terezin concentration camp. (Photo: Fotografove Alex Paul, War Resisters International photo archive)