Object

[A wooden hut] [An iconographic document]
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This publication is protected and can be accessed only from certain IPs.

Title: [A wooden hut] [An iconographic document]

Date issued/created:

[1939-1945]

Resource Type:

Photography

Description:

The photo depicts a wooden hut with a porch. Under the miniature of the photo there is the inscription saying: "The elementary school in Turów during the occupation". According to the photo's owner, it depicts a one-classroom elementary school which his wife attended during the entire period of the occupation. It was a timber building clad with wooden boards. The entry to the building leads through the porch. The school consisted of a single room of approximately 20 m2; the second part of the building was occupied by a private apartment and a small shop. The building was a private property of shopkeeper (...). The classroom was heated with an iron wood-burning stove; the firewood was chopped and provided to the school by him personally. As a result of the insufficient heating and draughty windows the ink in ink-wells tended to freeze. Before the II WW the school occupied the same building ; 1939-1945 r., Turów, com. Olsztyn, voiv. śląskie ; The photo sent to the contest named “Photography of the Polish village pre-1948” organized in 1983 by the quarterly “Fotografia” (Photography) and the weekly “Nowa Wieś” (New village). Copy of the photo kept at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (former Institute for the History of Material Culture)

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:16948 ; oai:rcin.org.pl:16948

Source:

IAiE PAN, call no. 179-4

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Restricted Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. Access only on terminals at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, may be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms.

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund