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    • Bonnie Burns

      Westerbork, Holland, Lighting the candles on the seventh night of Hanukkah. Unknown how many survived the death camp.

    • Echoes and Reflections

      A Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony in the Westerbork Transit Camp, Holland, 1943

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