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|Catalog No.||19497||Similar Items|
|Brief Description||A girls' gymnastics demonstration in a DP camp in the British Zone of Germany.||Similar Items|
|Registry No.||39035p||Similar Items|
|Period||After World War II||Similar Items|
|Date of event||1948||Similar Items|
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A girls' gymnastics demonstration in a DP camp in the British Zone of Germany. Photographed during Chanukah in December 1947.
The banner displayed as a backdrop has text [partly obscured] in Hebrew:
" In those days - Kislev 3587 (173 BC) - the liberation of the homeland and the renewal of labor in Jerusalem -
At this time - Kislev 5708 (1947)." Photographed in December 1947
1) The phrase "In those days - at this time" is a quote from a prayer recited for Chanukah.
2) Kislev is the Hebrew month in which the holiday is celebrated. Close