Collection's details: Alicja_R_Edwards_Art_Work_of_Polish_Refugees_a
Collection: Alicja R Edwards – Paintings of life in Kresy and in Siberia
These are Alicja's memories on canvas from her trials & tribulations as a young girl during World War II - dragged from her home with her mother, grandmother and younger brother onto trains headed to labor camps in Siberia - Kazakhstan. During the three years in labor camps, her grandmother died of starvation before they were liberated. These paintings were published in the two books that Alicja wrote about her family's experiences.

ID: 201
Number of items: 20
Creation date: 2011-12-05
Last modified: 2015-08-27

Author: alicjae
First name & family name: Alicja Edwards
Member ID: 389