Narratives

Wersja polska
Ochronka

Orphanage - 103 stories

It took place in Lublin, during World War II, March 1942 (according to one of the testimonies it was Purim, 4 a.m). Lublin ghetto was liquidated...

Opowiesci

4500 stories

In 1942 before the final extermination of Lublin Jews, Germans created a list of residents of the ghetto in Majdan Tatarski. The list contains 4500 names of Jews who were at that time in the ghetto...

Klasa

The Class - school register

The "Grodzka Gate – NN Theatre” Centre owns the school register from Parczew primary school from the years 1938/1939. The register contains 45 names. 30 of them are the Jewish names. Each name has an information about the student – date of birth, address and names of parents...

Klasa

Letters to Henio

The photograph of a little boy you can see in front of you was taken in one of the main streets of Lublin. There is nothing particular in this picture and you cannot say much about it...

Elzunia

Elżunia

We know Elżunia only from what she wrote on a slip of paper found in Majdanek after the WW II in a children's shoe...

Chlopiec z kamionki

The boy from Kamionka

The story of a little Jewish boy without a name was told by the elderly teacher. During the occupation in the small town near Lublin – Kamionka, she witnessed the boy being brought to the execution by a German soldier. The boy went grey in a couple of minutes...

Nienapisane opowiadanie

Unwritten story

One of the Polish directors used to live in the 90's of the XX century in New York, where he met an old rabbi of Polish origin. He told him the story which took place in Lublin during the World War II. During the liquidation of the Lublinghetto young Jewish girl was cought and sent to the camp at Majdanek, where she was killed soon...