Photograph : paper : photography : black, white ; Ht: 8 in. x W: 10 1/4 in.
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b&w, white border. Indoors. Emaciated men wearing white shirts, their lower halves wrapped in blankets. They are sitting up on stretchers and eating or talking. The stretchers are lined up perpendicular to the wall and the windows are all open. Opposite the prisoners sit two soldiers, talking to them; the soldiers' faces are not visible.
Mrs. M.A. Siegel regrets not having been able to meet with Reverend N. Mendelson and meet his wife, due to the poor health of her husband. "Mr. Siegel takes great pride in Congregation Shaar Hashomayim and feels a sense of satisfaction to know that you are the cantor." Mrs. Siegel congratulates Rev. Mendelson and wishes that his stay in Montreal bring joy and happiness to him and to all Jews everywhere.
Sender's address: 1457-46th Street, Brooklyn, New York.