Item 2020.005.010 - Mass grave in Blumenort

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CA MHSBC 112-16-3-2020.005.010


Mass grave in Blumenort


  • 1920 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 13.5 cm

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Donated by John B Toews.

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Mass grave in Blumenort, Molotschna after the Makhno massacre. The deaths happened at the hand of Nestor Makhno's contingent between Monday, November 11 and Wednesday, November 13, 1919, and the burial happened on Thursday, November 14, 1919.

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This photograph is a postcard.

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A description of this event can be found in J.B. Toews' <i>Lost Fatherland</i>, p. 35-38.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 4.8
Resolution: 3195x1490

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