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In Holocaust exhibition, objects give insight into survivors’ pasts


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/culture/article/in_holocaust_exhibition_objects_give_insight_into_survivors_pasts_20110831

In a photograph currently hanging in the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust (LAMH), Holocaust survivor Sophie Zeidman Hamburger drapes a garment she wore while escaping from a Nazi death march over her arms, one of which bears a number tattoo. In another, Toby Fainzylber Tambor holds her mother’s shawl and a handmade spoon, given to her by a friend tasked with caring for Tambor during the war should her mother die.

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