Resting under the desert sun


Caption: 1915, Armenian deportees stopped along desert deportation route, resting on the ground. All belongings of deported families are in the bundles on the grounds. No tents are in view indicating recent arrival at site or impending departure. Two boys are visible on the right. Man in foreground is barefoot. Location: Ottoman empire, region Syria.

© Armenian National Institute, Inc., courtesy of Sybil Stevens (daughter of Armin T. Wegner).
Wegner Collection, Deutches Literaturarchiv, Marbach & United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.