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Cemachas Šabadas

Zemach Shabad

Vilnius 1864 - Viklnius 1935
Lithuanian Jewish doctor and social and political activist
Romas Kvintas

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Bronze statue of doctor with a girl with a cat. Explaining text in Lithianian, Russian, Hebrew and English is on a red granite pyramid.

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in memory of
doctor tsemakh shabad
and vilnius jewish community
гражданину города вильнюса
доктору цемаху шабаду
прототипу доброго доктора айболита
doram šio miesto pilieciui
daktarui cemachui šabadui
ir vilniaus žydams atminti

Litvaku fondas    aut. R. Kvintas

[Text in Hebrew]
In memory of
doctor Tsemakh Shabad
and Vilnius Jewish community
Citizen of Vilnius
Dr. Tzemach Shabad
the prototype of the good Doctor Aybolit
the honest? of the citizens of this city
Doctor Zemach Shabad
and the memory of the Jews of Vilnius


Sources & Information


  • Cat
  • Girl with cat
  • Kvintas, Romas
  • Man with girl
  • Physician
  • Shabad, Zemach
  • Social activist
  • Statue (man and child)
  • Location (N 54°40'38" - E 25°17'3")

    Item Code: lt034; Photograph: 12 July 2013
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