A Jew in Lublin

A photograph of a male Jew in Lublin

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A scan of an original photograph taken by a German official in occupied Lublin, Poland, in early 1943.

Today’s random image from our picture archive – A Jew wearing an armband in Lublin in 1943.

At the start of World War Two, more than 40,000 or one-third of the population of Lublin were Jewish. Less than 300 survived the holocaust.

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A photograph of a flower seller on the street in Lublin, Poland. c.1940.

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A photograph of shops, churches and streets in the centre of Lublin, Poland, c.1940.

Related content: images of Lublin during the Communist period.

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