Death and Perseverance in the Lodz Ghetto, Captured by One of Its Inhabitants

Henryk Ross, “Lodz Ghetto residents” (Spring 1940–December 1941), 100 modern Chromira prints from original 35 mm negatives Installation view (photograph by the author)

An official photographer in the ghetto administration, Henryk Ross defied the laws of the Nazi regime by taking clandestine photographs of Jewish residents as they confronted poverty, squalor, debasement, and death.

Source: Death and Perseverance in the Lodz Ghetto, Captured by One of Its Inhabitants

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