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Martha Mondschein Bauer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-007
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs, and memoirs of Martha Mondschein Bauer, a Jewish nurse who escaped Germany by becoming a volunteer nurse in England and the Dominican Republic. Included is correspondence regarding her brother and her husband's parents, photographs of Mondschein's and Bauer's family members, and her husband Felix Bauer's memoir.

Dates: 1940-2001

Minnie Tewel Baum papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-045
Abstract

The collection consists of letters, telegrams, and other papers relating to Minnie Tewel Baum's unsuccessful efforts to aid her cousin, Malie Landsmann, and her family, in escaping Nazi Germany. Included is a photograph of Malie Landsmann, her husband, Chaim, and their daughters, Ida and Peppi.

Dates: 1938-1941

Harry Blas and Erika Stockfleth Blas papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-029
Abstract

The collection consists mainly of copy negatives, slides, and digital images of pre-World War II photographs of the families of Harry Blas, born in Łódź, Poland, and Erika Stockfleth Blas, born in Grevesmühlen, Germany. Also included is a short memoir by Harry Blas detailing his experiences in the Łódź ghetto and Auschwitz concentration camp, and a handwritten genealogy of the Stockfleth family by Erika Blas.

Dates: circa 1910-circa 1980

Zig Boroughs papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-040
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, memoirs, and other papers of Zig Boroughs, an American soldier who served with the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment during World War II. Two memoirs are included: one written by Edith Jakobs, a Jewish native of Germany who was liberated by members of Boroughs's unit while in hiding in the Netherlands; the other by Werner "Tom" Angress, also a Jewish native of Germany, who enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as an interrogator with Boroughs's...
Dates: 1984-2008

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 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

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

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

 Collection
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

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Abell family 1
Ahlem (Concentration camp) 1
Angress, Werner T. 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) 1
Bernstein, Frieda Gosschalk 1
Betsill, Edwin 1
Birkenau (Concentration camp) 1
Blas family 1
Blas, Erika 1
Blas, Harry, 1924-2003 1
Boroughs, Zig 1
Bridges, Paul, 1924-2010 1
Burrows, Jim 1
Cross, Charles C., 1924-2009 1
Csato, Ferike 1
Daurer, Joe, 1909-1998 1
Dorsey, Mickey, 1925- 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Goldsmith, Florence 1
Goldsmith, Hilda 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
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Hudson, Carey Lee 1
Jakobs, Edith 1
Kaufering (Concentration camp) 1
Klasner, Samuel, 1917-2001 1
Kolender, Pincus, 1926-2008 1
Kolender, Renee Fox, 1922-1999 1
Kornfeld family 1
Kornfeld, Thomas 1
Landsmann, Malie 1
Layden, Lawrence, 1916-2011 1
Lipton, Helen Stern, 1899-1987 1
Lipton, Joseph J. 1
Lombardi-Nash, Michael A. 1
Martin, Albert J., 1913-1997 1
Mason, F. van Wyck (Francis van Wyck), 1901-1978 1
Mauthausen (Concentration camp) 1
McMasters, Will 1
Newcombe, Liz 1
Ohrdruf (Concentration camp) 1
Paerl family 1
Pintus family 1
Pintus, Lise 1
Popowski, Paula Kornblum, 1923- 1
Prayzer, Mike, 1922-1995 1
Prevost, Katherine Goldstein, 1924- 1
Reavis, Josine Gosschalk 1
Rosenthal, Albert 1
Rubin, Bernice Prayzer 1
Schiller, Hugo, 1931- 1
Schreiner, Harold, 1917-2005 1
Semel, Vera Nathans, 1943- 1
Sieradzki, Benjamin, 1927-2011 1
Stafford, Ethel Jorgensen, 1923- 1
Stern, Abraham, 1929- 1
Synnestvedt, Alice Resch, 1908- 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Taylor, Francine Ajzensztark, 1928- 1
Tott, Vernon W. 1
Turner, Robert 1
United States. Army (General subdivision: Military construction operations.) 1
United States. Army. Air Corps. Air Force, 9th 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 71st 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 84th 1
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 508th 1
Warshaw, Bernard, 1920-2014 1
Weintraub family 1
Weintraub, Guta Blas, 1924-2008 1
Wine, Blanche Weintraub 1
Wolfsohn, Siegmund, 1919-2000 1
Wolfson, Janet 1
Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp) 1
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