A Jewish boy dressed in rags sitting on a street in the ghetto of Warsaw, Poland.
Art and Artists
Irena Sendler. 1910-2008- During WWII, Irena worked in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumbing/sewer specialist. Irena smuggled Jewish children
Jewish children inside the Warsaw Ghetto hold up their hats for bits of food tossed over the wall by kind, and brave, passers-by. Anyone,
Photos I Wish I Had Taken
The type of "Aryan" identification card which Vladka Meed had used from 1940-1942 on the Aryan side of Warsaw, smuggling arms to Jewish fighters and helping Jews escape from the ghetto. — US Holocaust Memorial Museum
Zivia Lubetkin testifying at Adolf Eichmann war crimes trial in Jerusalem. She was a leader in the Polish Jewish Resistance during WWII, and fought in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. After the war she lead the rehabilitation of the Holocaust victims and entered Palestine in 1946.