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Samuel Greene papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-013
Abstract

Photographs, a memoir, and other papers of Samuel Greene, a native of Sławatycze, Poland. Materials include photographs of Greene and his wife, Regina Kawer Greene, before, during, and after World War II.

Dates: 1927-2007

Rudolf Herz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-050
Abstract

The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, interviews on videocassette and DVD, photographs, and other papers of Rudolf "Rudy" Herz, a native of Stommeln, Germany, who survived incarceration in Theresienstadt, Auschwitz, and other concentration camps during World War II. After immigrating to the United States in 1946, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Dates: 1944-2011

Clarence Holland collection of Holocaust atrocity photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-024
Abstract

The collection consists of twenty-four Holocaust atrocity photographs collected by U.S. soldier Clarence Holland.

Dates: 1945

Lawrence Layden scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-042
Abstract

The collection consists of a scrapbook compiled by Lawrence "Ed" Layden, an officer with the 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group of the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. The scrapbook contains photographs of Layden at various bases during the war, reconnaissance photographs, and photographs of Buchenwald concentration camp, which Layden visited on April 17, 1945, six days after it was liberated.

Dates: 1941-1945

Albert J. Martin collection of World War II photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-047
Abstract

The collection consists of approximately 160 photographs and negatives collected by U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Albert J. Martin during World War II. Photographs show Nazi parades, American troops and materiel, and German landscapes, buildings, and civilians. Also includes nine Holocaust atrocity photographs taken in a concentration camp near Erfurt, Germany.

Dates: circa 1942-1945

Will McMasters papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-036
Abstract

The collection consists of photographs, booklets, and maps related to Will McMasters, a captain in the 56th Armored Engineers Battalion of the U.S. Army during World War II. Included are nine Holocaust atrocity photographs from Mauthausen concentration camp, in Austria.

Dates: 1942-1945, 2007

Ohrdruf concentration camp photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-022
Abstract

Four atrocity photographs of concentration camp victims in Ohrdruf, a satellite camp of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Also included are two clippings describing the liberation of Ohrdruf by the U.S. Army.

Dates: 1945, circa 2000

Harold Schreiner photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-025
Abstract

The collection consists of approximately 42 photographs taken in 1945 by Harold Schreiner, a U.S. Army tank commander. These images show war damage in Germany and include 14 Holocaust atrocity photographs from Dachau concentration camp.

Dates: 1945

Vera Nathans Semel papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-016
Abstract Photographs, birth certificates, marriage certificates, identity cards, passports, and other papers of Vera Nathans Semel, a Dutch Jew who survived World War II in hiding. Most papers, including birth and marriage certificates, relate to Nathans's maternal family, the Paerls. Pre-war photographs show Nathans's maternal grandparents and uncle in Amsterdam; post-war photographs show her, her parents, husband, and children in Beverwijk and Bussum, both in the Netherlands, and in Scarsdale, New...
Dates: 1830-1996

Renata Somers collection of Holocaust photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-044
Abstract

The collection consists of copy negatives, contact sheets, and digital images of the destruction of the synagogue in Holešov, Czechoslovakia, in 1941, by the Nazis. Also included are images of photographs, postcards, and letters relating to Renata Somers's grandfather, Jakub Michalowski, cantor of the Holešov Jewish community, who was killed at Auschwitz in 1944.

Dates: 1941

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black-and-white negatives 16
black-and-white photographs 15
photocopies 14
digital images 11
black-and-white slides 10
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clippings (information artifacts) 7
correspondence 7
DVDs 6
videocassettes 6
Photographs 5
identity cards 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 4
memoirs 4
photographs 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany 3
facsimiles (reproductions) 3
passports 3
photo CDs 3
photograph albums 3
Berlin (Germany) 2
Bussum (Netherlands) 2
Dachau (Germany) 2
England 2
Germany 2
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 2
Holocaust survivors 2
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 2
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 2
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 2
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Buchenwald 2
birth certificates 2
color photographs 2
letters (correspondence) 2
postcards 2
prayer books 2
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Antisemitism -- Czechoslovakia 1
Austria 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
Canada 1
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Gardelegen (Germany) 1
Gardelegen Massacre, Gardelegen, Germany, 1945 1
Germans -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1939-1943 1
Germans -- Great Britain -- Evacuation and relocation, 1940-1945 1
Gunskirchen (Austria) 1
Holešov (Czech Republic) 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 1
Holocaust survivors -- Czechoslovakia 1
Holocaust survivors -- France 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 1
Jewish refugees -- Dominican Republic -- Sosúa 1
Jewish refugees -- England 1
Jewish refugees -- United States 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Czechoslovakia 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Mauthausen (Austria) 1
Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Ohrdruf (Germany) 1
Poland 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
Sosúa (Dominican Republic) 1
Stommeln (Pulheim, Germany) 1
Sławatycze (Poland) 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- Women 1
United States -- Emigration and immigration 1
Vienna (Austria) 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Canada 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Ohrdruf 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- France 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Netherlands 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Reconnaissance operations, American 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States -- 71st Division 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Netherlands 1
Zakroczym (Poland) 1
Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) 1
booklets 1
coin silver 1
color slides 1
compact discs 1
contact sheets 1
costumes (character dress) 1
diplomas 1
immigration records 1
manuscripts (documents) 1
maps (documents) 1
marriage certificates 1
negatives (photographs) 1
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No linguistic content; Not applicable 3
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United States. Army 9
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 3
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 2
Dachau (Concentration camp) 2
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 1