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, Feb 1, 2006
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> From: polcons.la <polcons.la@...>
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> Date: 1/31/2006 2:44:33 PM
> Subject: Polish Consulate - February 19 - May 7
> HIDDEN ARCHIVE OF THE WARSAW GHETTO EXHIBIT
> Photo exhibit of documents from the Ringelblum Archive
> February 19 - May 7, 2006
> reception on Sunday, Feb 19 at 2 p.m.
> the Fine Arts Gallery of the University of Judaism
> 15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air, Ca 90077.
> In 1939 Warsaw historian Emanuel Ringelblum and a clandestine group of
> colleagues began to document Jewish life in Nazi occupied Poland. This
> secret fellowship collected reports on the deportation and murder of Jews
> well as ghetto artifacts, such as photographs, children's essays and art.
> The period covered from September 1939 until January 1943.
> When the Nazi began to liquidate the ghetto in 1943, the collected
> were placed in three metal containers and secretly buried.
> The University is located near the Mulholland off ramp of the 405 Freeway.
> The exhibit is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and on
> Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is no admission charge, there is free
> parking, and the facility is handicap accessible. Guided tours are
> by appointment by calling 310-376-9777, extension 201.
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