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An album that was prepared for the Lodz ghetto Judenrat, presenting the textile industry in the ghetto.

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This album is part of a series of albums that was found in the area of the ghetto after liberation. The albums were compiled by the Statistics Department, for the chairman of the ghetto Judenrat.
The album documents the period from the last months of 1940 to late 1941. The album contains photographs of the director of the factory, Aharon Jakubowicz and of David Warszawski (pp.2), the textile factory management (pp.3), high-ranking workers - Warszawski, Szpilka, Leizerowicz, Boikowski, Rywling and Weinberg (pp. 17), photographs of Jewish workers in the various departments, different stages of the manufacturing process, statistical charts, ghetto residents wearing yellow badges at work, in a machine room, the dye room, in materials distribution, etc.

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  • Title: An album that was prepared for the Lodz ghetto Judenrat, presenting the textile industry in the ghetto.
  • Subject Keywords: Ghettos , Judenrat , Forced labor , Schuppen , Workshops , Children
  • Photographer: Grosman & Ross
  • Credit: Yad Vashem
  • Collection: Yad Vashem Photo Archive
  • Archival signature: 0

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