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  • Photography: A ‘Vanished’ Berlin through Roman Vishniac’s lens

    By Tom Tugend

    November 1, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Shortly after famed photographer Roman Vishniac died in 1990, his daughter Mara checked through his New York apartment. In the bottom drawer of a file cabinet she found a bundle of folders and envelopes labeled "Berlin."

    The discovery was a surprise to Mara and her mother, Luta....