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Leather tobacco pouch. From the period between 1948 and 1954. It belonged to the political prisoner Romualdas Prekeris (born 1924) in the StepLag, and then when he was in exile in Balkhash (Karaganda oblast’). It is kept in the Museum of Exile and Resistance (Kaunas, Lithuanian Republic).
 
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A leather home-made tobacco pouch. From the period between 1948 and 1954. It belonged to the political prisoner Romualdas Prekeris (born 1924) in the StepLag, and then when he was in exile in Balkhash (Karaganda oblast’). It is kept in the Museum of Exile and Resistance (Kaunas, Lithuanian Republic...

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Museum of Exile and Resistance / Tremties ir rezistencijos muziejus
 
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Home-made coat hanger. 1940s-1950s, USVITL (Administration of the North East Corrective Labour Camps). Found in 2006 during an expedition on the territory of the Verkhnii Kanion (Upper Canyon) (Srednekansk Region of Magadan oblast'), a former sub-section of the Administration of the USVITL. State Museum...
 
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Home-made coat hanger. 1940s-1950s, USVITL (Administration of the North East Corrective Labour Camps). Found in 2006 on the territory of the Verkhnii Kanion (Upper Canyon) (Srednekansk Region of Magadan oblast'), a former sub-section of the Administration of the USVITL, during an expedition organized...

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State Museum of the History of the Gulag
 
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A home-made shoe ("kots") of a prisoner from the Noril'Lag (Norilsk Camp). 1940s-1950s. Found in 2006 on the territory of one of the former camp sections around Mine No.3/6 (“Taimir”) during an expedition led by the State Museum of the History of the Gulag by a member of staff, O.B. Kalmykov. Made...
 
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A home-made shoe. 1940s-1950s. Noril'Lag (Norilsk Camp). Made of felt, with a rubber sole. Found in 2006 on the territory of one of the former camp sections around Mine No.3/6 (“Taimir”) during an expedition led by the State Museum of the History of the Gulag. Shown in the Museum’s permanent exhibition....

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State Museum of the History of the Gulag
 
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