<p>1943 watercolor landscape of <a href="/narrative/5386/en">Theresienstadt</a> painted by Otto Samisch. Despite the terrible living conditions and the constant threat of deportation, Theresienstadt had a highly developed <a href="/narrative/10966/en">cultural life</a>.</p>



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