70th Anniversary: Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

On the 70th anniversary of the first armed resistance against Nazi troops in the notorious Warsaw Ghetto (Jan. 18, 1943), LIFE.com presents a series of haunting color photographs made by one of Hitler's personal photographers, Hugo Jaeger, in both Warsaw and in the smaller Polish city of Kutno in 1939 and 1940.

Warsaw ghetto
Warsaw ghetto
Warsaw ghetto
Warsaw ghetto
Warsaw ghetto
Warsaw ghetto

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