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Day 32 "My 32 Day's Walk With Mendel Grosman"

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(My Leica iiia and Leica iiic camera's shot on the Panasonic Lumix GH2) Since two days I have been posting parts from the book “With a Camera in the Ghetto” where at the end of the book, in seven p...
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Day 31 "From Darkroom to Light Lightroom"

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(Mendel at work in his darkroom lab in the ghetto) After shooting the day or even sometimes mid-way he returned with enthusiasm to his small darkroom in his flat at 55 Street to develop his picture...
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Day 30 "The Work Must Go On"

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(My Leica iiia DRP-1936 camera, shot on my Panasonic Lumix GH2) Today I will be posting the writings by Arie Ben Menachem, mentioning about his experiences, as he was a first hand witness to what M...
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Day 29 "Just for a Food Coupon"

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(A Food Coupon used in the Lodz ghetto) Today is the 25th of December 2013, the 29th day As I read from the diary of the chroniclers of the Lodz ghetto noted on March 1, 1941 In the house on 42 Fra...
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Day 28 "Hope aganist Time"

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(Mendel Grosman in the Lodz Ghetto) Today we have arrived to the 28th day of paying “Tribute to Mendel Gorsman”, since the 22nd to the 26th day I was posting pictures only, mostly of Mendel Grosman...
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Day 27

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Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski, head of the Judenrat in the Lodz ghetto, speaking before members of the Jewish police force in the ghetto-photo by Mendel Grosman.
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Day 25

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Relatives of the photographer Mendel Grosman in the Lodz ghetto. In the photo: his Mother Hanna Grosman, and his Brother-In-law, Shimon Freitag.
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Day 20 "LeChayim-To Life"

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(Moishe Broderson (1890-1956)) On the eve of the Second World War the Avant-Garde Yiddish Poet Moishe Broderson wrote a visionary series of poems prophesying the coming of the Holocaust, he was pre...
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Day 19 "We Hope to Live and Survive this Seige"

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Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski blessing two newly - married couples in the Lodz ghetto. Rumkowski and one of the grooms have yellow badges.-Photo by Mendel Grosman
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Day 17

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The cover page from an album of the Textile Department, produced by the Lodz ghetto Council of Elders [aeltestenrat]. This page includes a photo, superimposed on a graph, of photographer Mendel Gro...
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Day 16

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The Lodz ghetto photographer, Mendel Grosman (on the right), with Aharon Jakobson, a founder of the Hazit Dor Bnei Midbar. They and the man in the background have yellow badges on their overcoats.
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Day 32 "I Will Contiue To Take Pictures"

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Mendel Gorsman with his Leica Camera
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This Complete's the 32 Days of "A Tribute to Mendel Grosman on His Birth Centenary" for the 32 years He lived.

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Day 31 “I Have a Darkroom to bring to Light the Plight of My People”

Day 31 “I Have a Darkroom to bring to Light the Plight of My People” | My Image My Leica | Scoop.it
Mendel Grosman as work in his small home darkroom laboratory in the Ghetto, photographer unknown.
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Day 29

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Mendel Grosman, artist and photographer from Lodz. Seeing the dark clouds arriving, (This photo was taken before the occupation of Poland.)
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Day 28

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The photographer Mendel Grosman with a framed portrait photograph of Rumkowski, Altesten (German: "Eldest of the Jews") of the Judenrat in the Lodz ghetto.
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Day 24

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Jews at a food distribution point in the Lodz ghetto. In the photo: Feiga Freitag (third from the left) and her son Jakow (on the right). Feiga, the sister of photographer Mendel Grosman, is holdin...
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Day 21 "The Inside and the Outside"

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(Leave taking before departure photographed in 1943 by Mendel Grosman) Todays photograph invokes a lot of complex questions if you understand the situation that took place in the Lodz ghetto, and i...
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Day 20

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Children playing in Lodz, this photo was taken before the invasion of Poland by the Nazis in 1939, photo by Mendel Grosman
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Day 18-We Continue Living-Blessing-the Bride & the Bridegroom

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The wedding of Baruch Praszkier in the Lodz ghetto. In the photo: Baruch Praszkier (second from the right), Rabbi Shmuel David Laski (second from the left), Pinchas Gershonowski (left). The man on ...
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Day 16 " "Wear it With Pride, The Yellow Badge"

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(The photographer Mendel Grosman and his friend Kubiczek in the Lodz ghetto. Both are wearing a Yellow Star of David) On December 12th 1939, 74 years back from today, the Yellow Star of David had t...
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