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Albert Rosenthal papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-037
Abstract

The collection consists of a memoir and other papers of Albert Rosenthal, a Jewish native of Transylvania, a region of Romania, who survived imprisonment in Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps during World War II.

Dates: 1990-1995

Hugo Schiller papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-006
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoirs, and other papers of Hugo Schiller. Materials relate to Schiller's rescue from the Gurs concentration camp in France by Alice Resch Synnestvedt, a Quaker volunteer from Norway; his time at Aspet, the Quaker children's home; and his eventual escape from France to the United States. Correspondence includes letters from his parents and aunt while he was at Aspet, discussing their life in Gurs and advice for Schiller after his rescue.

Dates: 1942-2001

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

Ethel Jorgensen Stafford papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-021
Abstract

The collection consists of images, postcards, clippings, and photocopies of Ethel Jorgensen Stafford, a U.S. Army nurse who was stationed in Germany in 1945. Included are atrocity photographs of concentration camp victims and photographs of war damage to German cities where Jorgensen was based, including Aachen, Viersen, Gardelegen, and Berlin.

Dates: 1943-1951, 2008

Francine Ajzensztark Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-010
Abstract

Photographs and false identification papers of Francine Ajzensztark Taylor, a Polish-born Jew raised in France before World War II. Photographs depict her and her family members in pre-war England and Poland, as well as in France before, during, and after the war. Also includes four videocassette programs, including two detailed interviews with Taylor in which she discusses her life in France before, during, and after the war.

Dates: 1913-1998

Vernon Tott papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-039
Abstract

The collection consists of photocopies of correspondence, clippings, and a memoir about Ahlem concentration camp written by Vernon Tott, an American soldier with the 84th Infantry Division who participated in the liberation of the camp. The memoir contains photographs, correspondence, maps, recollections of both Tott and Benjamin Sieradzki, a survivor of Ahlem, and other materials relating to the camp and its survivors.

Dates: 1997-1998

Robert Turner Holocaust atrocity photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-023
Abstract

The collection consists of twenty-six Holocaust atrocity photographs taken by Robert Turner, a U.S. soldier who photographed victims in a Bavarian concentration camp after it was liberated.

Dates: 1945

Bernard Warshaw Holocaust atrocity photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-027
Abstract

The collection consists of approximately 70 Holocaust atrocity photographs taken in Dachau concentration camp by Bernard Warshaw, a captain in the U.S. Army. Photographs show bodies of victims on the grounds and outside the crematorium.

Dates: 1942-1945, circa 2000

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black-and-white negatives 25
photocopies 25
digital images 22
black-and-white slides 18
black-and-white photographs 15
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clippings (information artifacts) 13
correspondence 13
memoirs 13
DVDs 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 10
videocassettes 8
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 7
Holocaust survivors 6
Photographs 5
facsimiles (reproductions) 5
identity cards 5
photo CDs 5
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 4
photographs 4
Dachau (Germany) 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Buchenwald 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Poland 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany 3
color slides 3
passports 3
photograph albums 3
Łódź (Poland) 3
Berlin (Germany) 2
Bussum (Netherlands) 2
Charleston (S.C.) 2
England 2
Germany 2
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 2
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 2
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 2
Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- History 2
Poland 2
Vienna (Austria) 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Dachau 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States 2
birth certificates 2
booklets 2
color photographs 2
letters (correspondence) 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
newsletters 2
postcards 2
prayer books 2
typescripts 2
Ahlem (Germany) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Antisemitism -- Czechoslovakia 1
Aspet (France) 1
Austria 1
Bavaria (Germany) 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
Bochnia (Poland) 1
Bodzentyn (Poland) 1
Budapest (Hungary) 1
Będzin (Poland) 1
Canada 1
Charleston County (S.C.) 1
Forced labor -- Poland -- Starachowice 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
Grevesmühlen (Germany) 1
Gunskirchen (Austria) 1
Gurs (France) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- France 1
Holešov (Czech Republic) 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria 1
Holocaust survivors -- Czechoslovakia 1
Holocaust survivors -- France 1
Holocaust survivors -- Poland -- Łódź 1
Holocaust survivors -- Romania 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Personal narratives 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Personal narratives 1
Jewish refugees -- Dominican Republic -- Sosúa 1
Jewish refugees -- England 1
Jewish refugees -- United States 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Czechoslovakia 1
Kaufering (Germany) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Mauthausen (Austria) 1
Netherlands 1
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Dutch; Flemish 3
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United States. Army 12
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
Dachau (Concentration camp) 5
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 4
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 2
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Abell family 1
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 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
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 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
Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 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
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Holland, Clarence 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
Michalowski, Jakub 1
Muller, Meir 1
Newcombe, Liz 1
Ohrdruf (Concentration camp) 1
Opper, Evelyn Widawski 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
Somers, Renata 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
Widawski family 1
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