Polish Family Member Elimination

There was this photo shop next door to our apartment when we first moved to greenpoint. A photographic process was used to eliminate family members from household images. No matter if it was a dispute with an uncle, a divorce, an unwanted child, this business specialized in the communist tradition of erasing visual history. It has since closed although it was a booming industry among eastern europeans.
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~ by mollysurno on October 2, 2007.

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