A toy factory in Stockholm, Sweden after fleeing Nazi Germany. Courtesy of the Jeckes Museum

Surviving the Holocaust in a Commune of Toy Makers

Miriam Pollin fled Germany for Stockholm, where she and a group of young Jewish Holocaust refugees crafted and sold wooden figures while they waited out the war

The photo album that 91-year-old Miriam Pollin was leafing through last week at her home in Kfar Vradim comprises an extraordinary record. The pages are filled with striking photographs of the commune in which...

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