10 - The Labor Camp

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(From the Tapestry): "April 1941. My mother had brought me to work for a farmer in Goscieradow, next to the labor camp. As I was spreading manure, I heard someone calling my name. I looked up to see my cousin Moishe. I was so sad and wanted to go home to tell my mother." 

Embroidery and fabric collage, 1994.

33″W x 29″H.