Item 420 - Dead bodies piled up like logs in the winter

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CA MHC 098-420


Dead bodies piled up like logs in the winter


  • 1921-1922 (Creation)

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1 photograph : slide : b&w

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This photo shows a scene from the famine in Russia during the 1921-1922 winter. Dead bodies, victims of starvation, piled up like logs, to buried later due to the frozen ground. [HR 260]

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See Gerhard Lohrenz's Heritage Remembered, p. 260.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 6.2
Resolution: 3088x2015

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