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A box used as a head-rest for prison bunks It was used for keeping the prisoner’s property and foodstuffs. Camp in Ermakovo Settlement in Krasnoyarsk Region (“Building No.503”). On the inside of the lid there are notes in pencil (dates an numbers – probably the days remaining or time already done in...
 
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A box used as a head-rest for prison bunks. It was used for keeping the prisoner’s property and foodstuffs. On the inside of the lid there are notes in pencil (dates an numbers – probably the days remaining or time already done in days). The box was found in 1989 by an expedition run by the Lithuanian...

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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...
 
Summary article
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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