Letters to Sala: A Young Woman's Life in Nazi Labor Camps


Subject:
Wars & Conflicts , Correspondence , World War II , Wartime

Description:
This exhibit features the letters of a Polish Jewish woman who survived five years in seven Nazi forced labor camps during World War II. "She risked her life to preserve the letters, hiding them during line-ups ... even burying them." Includes images of selected letters accompanied by historical photos and essays on topics such as the Nazi postal system and Jewish holidays. From the New York Public Library.

Publisher:
New York Public Library

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nypl.org/research/chss/sala/


PID= res:lii-21838