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Paul Bridges Holocaust photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-035
Abstract

The collection consists of copies of photographs taken at Dachau concentration camp and collected by Paul Bridges, a U.S. soldier who served as a guard at the camp after its liberation in April 1945.

Dates: 1945-1946

Buchenwald concentration camp photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-031
Abstract

The collection consists of four photographs of Buchenwald concentration camp taken in April 1945, shortly after its liberation by the U.S. Army.

Dates: 1945

Buchenwald concentration camp reports

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-030
Abstract

The collection consists of two May 1945 U.S. Army reports written by F. van Wyck Mason describing conditions at Buchenwald concentration camp and other areas in Germany.

Dates: 1945

George Detwiler Burges collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0095
Abstract

George Detwiler Burges graduated from the College of Charleston in 1938. He served as a B-17 pilot during World War II and was killed in action in 1944. This collection consists of Burges' personal papers, letters, military records, photographs, newspaper and magazine articles, and military decorations including the Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross.

Dates: 1929-1944

Charles Cross collection of Buchenwald concentration camp photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-032
Abstract

The collection consists of nine photographs of Buchenwald concentration camp taken in April 1945, shortly after its liberation by the U.S. Army. Also included is a 1993 interview on videocassette with Corporal Charles Cross, who collected the photographs.

Dates: 1945

Alston Deas collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0013
Abstract

Pamphlets, clippings, memoranda and related items collected by General Alston Deas relating to the American occupation of Japan (1945-1952) and World War II, specifically in Japan and the Pacific. Also includes United States government publications regarding the occupation, materials relating to former General of the Army Douglas MacArthur, and Japanese language materials.

Dates: 1861-1976; Majority of material found within 1945-1950

Mickey Dorsey papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-046
Abstract

The collection consists of letters, photographs, negatives, and other papers of Mickey Dorsey, an American soldier with the 71st Infantry Division, who participated in the liberation of Gunskirchen Lager, a German concentration camp in Austria. Photographs and negatives taken by Joe Daurer, the photographer for Dorsey's unit, show victims and survivors in the camp.

Dates: 1944-1946, 1999

Joe Engel papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-011
Abstract

Photographs, correspondence, and other papers of Joe Engel, a Polish Jew imprisoned at Auschwitz from 1942 until 1945. Photographs depict Engel and other family members in pre-war Poland, as well as in Zeilsheim, a post-war German displaced persons camp. Other photographs show Engel and family members in Charleston, South Carolina, and Natanya, Israel.

Dates: 1938-2006

Anita Abeles Freilich papers

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Identifier: Mss 1065-005
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and other papers of Anita Abeles Freilich and the Abeles family, a Jewish family that fled Czechoslovakia shortly before the Nazi invasion in 1939. Included is a memoir from Sara Novak, a friend of the Abeleses and a Lithuanian Holocaust survivor, and a DVD recording of the Abeles family's 60th anniversary picnic in 1998. Materials document the Abeles family prior to their escape from Czechoslovakia and their attempts to seek restitution.

Dates: 1929-2008

Max Freilich papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-004
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and newspaper clippings of Max Freilich, a German Kindertransport refugee interned in England and Canada. Materials relate to the Freilich family's persecution in Nazi Germany, Freilich's rescue by the Kindertransport, subsequent internment in English and Canadian internment camps, and service in the Canadian army. The collection also includes images of Freilich and family members.

Dates: 1925-2005

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Special Collections 74
Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture 1
 
Subject
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 49
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 45
photocopies 34
black-and-white negatives 30
black-and-white photographs 27
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digital images 27
clippings (information artifacts) 26
correspondence 24
black-and-white slides 22
memoirs 15
DVDs 14
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 10
Holocaust survivors 9
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish 9
color photographs 9
videocassettes 9
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 8
photograph albums 8
photographs 8
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
photo CDs 7
Charleston (S.C.) 6
Photographs 6
certificates 6
scrapbooks 6
World War, 1939-1945 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Weimar (Thuringia) 5
facsimiles (reproductions) 5
identity cards 5
postcards 5
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 4
diplomas 4
letters (correspondence) 4
military records 4
typescripts 4
Berlin (Germany) 3
Dachau (Germany) 3
England 3
Germany 3
Poland 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American 3
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- South Carolina 3
color slides 3
genealogies (histories) 3
magazines (periodicals) 3
orders (military records) 3
passports 3
Łódź (Poland) 3
Atlanta (Ga.) 2
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Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 2
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Korean War, 1950-1953 2
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South Carolina 2
Vienna (Austria) 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Netherlands 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female 2
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articles 2
birth certificates 2
booklets 2
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interviews 2
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manuscripts for publication 2
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newsletters 2
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United States. Army 13
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Dachau (Concentration camp) 6
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
Charleston Naval Shipyard 2
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College of Charleston 2
Mauthausen (Concentration camp) 2
Rosenberg family 2
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 2
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 2
United States. Navy 2
Winstock family 2
Abell family 1
Ade, George, 1866-1944 1
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 1
Ahlem (Concentration camp) 1
Aldredge, Robert Croom 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Harry, 1906-1996 1
Angress, Werner T. 1
Avery Normal Institute 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 1
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) 1
Berlijn family 1
Berlijn, Abraham 1
Berlijn, Johanna Spielmann, 1913-1993 1
Berlijn, Nico, 1948- 1
Berlijn, Susan Addlestone 1
Bernstein, Frieda Gosschalk 1
Betsill, Edwin 1
Birkenau (Concentration camp) 1
Blas family 1
Blas, Erika 1
Blas, Harry, 1924-2003 1
Bloom (Family : Greenville, S.C.) 1
Bloom family 1
Bloom, Jack L., 1920-2010 1
Bloom, Jennie Chernoff 1
Bloom, Julius H., 1894-1973 1
Bloom, Lillian, 1921-2010 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Boroughs, Zig 1
Bridges, Paul, 1924-2010 1
Buckley, Edward D. 1
Burges, George Detwiler, 1917-1944 1
Burges, Julius 1
Burns, Mark W. 1
Burrows, Jim 1
Chernoff family 1
Chernoff, Miriam 1
Cheyney State College 1
Christy, Howard Chandler, 1873-1952 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Clemson University 1
College of Charleston. Alumni Association. Committee on War Records 1
Crews, Herb 1
Cross, Charles C., 1924-2009 1
Csato, Ferike 1
Daurer, Joe, 1909-1998 1
Deas, Alston, 1893-1985 1
Dorsey, Mickey, 1925- 1
East Bay Elementary School (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Edward's, Inc. (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Elfe family 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Fallon family 1
Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 1
Flagg, James Montgomery, 1877-1960 1
Fox, Barbara Radin 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 1
Garfinkel family 1
Garfinkle, M. Jerry 1
Garfinkle, Nathan, 1921-2015 1
Goin, Jan 1
Goldsmith, Florence 1
Goldsmith, Hilda 1
Goodin, Benjamin 1
Gosschalk, Albert, 1920-1991 1
Gosschalk, Theodora van Blankenstein, 1922-2001 1
Grabin, David, 1919-2004 1
Greene, Regina Kawer, 1920-1990 1
Greene, Samuel, 1914-2013 1
Greenhill, Marsha Silver 1
Gross-Brein, Evelyn Rosenberg 1
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 1
Hamer, Fritz P. 1
Hastings, Margaret, 1914-1978 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
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