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Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-017
Abstract

Pre- and post-World War II photographs of Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins, a Dutch Jew born in 1938 in Bussum, Netherlands, who, as a child, was hidden during World War II. Photographs show Krant and her family and friends in the Netherlands, including her grandparents, parents, and other family members.

Dates: 1938-2000

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

Jacques Benbassat papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-002
Abstract

The collection consists of a photograph album, memoir, passports, and other papers of Jacques Benbassat, a native of Austria who immigrated to the United States in 1949. Materials mostly relate to the Feuerstein family, including identification cards used by Adela Feuerstein, his maternal grandmother, and photographs of Feuerstein family members traveling in Austria and Poland before 1938, when they fled Austria in fear of Nazi persecution.

Dates: 1906-1942, 1998

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

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

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

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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World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 25
black-and-white slides 20
digital images 19
photocopies 17
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memoirs 8
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clippings (information artifacts) 7
Holocaust survivors 6
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 6
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 6
videocassettes 6
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 5
correspondence 5
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facsimiles (reproductions) 4
photo CDs 4
Dachau (Germany) 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany 3
color slides 3
identity cards 3
photograph albums 3
photographs 3
postcards 3
Łódź (Poland) 3
Austria 2
Berlin (Germany) 2
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Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland 2
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letters (correspondence) 2
passports 2
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Charleston (S.C.) 1
Charleston County (S.C.) 1
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Emigration and immigration -- Czechoslovakia 1
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France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Gardelegen (Germany) 1
Gardelegen Massacre, Gardelegen, Germany, 1945 1
Germans -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1939-1943 1
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Grevesmühlen (Germany) 1
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Jewish refugees -- England 1
Kaufering (Germany) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Korea (South) 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 1
Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
Sosúa (Dominican Republic) 1
Starachowice (Poland) 1
Sławatycze (Poland) 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- Women 1
United States -- Emigration and immigration 1
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Zakroczym (Poland) 1
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English 25
German 10
Polish 4
French 3
Czech 2
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United States. Army 7
Dachau (Concentration camp) 5
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 2
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
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Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 1
Bernstein, Frieda Gosschalk 1
Birkenau (Concentration camp) 1
Blas family 1
Blas, Erika 1
Blas, Harry, 1924-2003 1
Bridges, Paul, 1924-2010 1
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 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, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 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
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Hudson, Carey Lee 1
Kaufering (Concentration camp) 1
Kerner family 1
Kingsley, Robert E., 1921-1999 1
Klasner, Samuel, 1917-2001 1
Kolender, Pincus, 1926-2008 1
Kolender, Renee Fox, 1922-1999 1
Lakonia (Motorship) 1
Landsmann, Malie 1
Martin, Albert J., 1913-1997 1
Mauthausen (Concentration camp) 1
Newcombe, Liz 1
Opper, Evelyn Widawski 1
Paerl family 1
Popowski, Paula Kornblum, 1923- 1
Prevost, Katherine Goldstein, 1924- 1
Reavis, Josine Gosschalk 1
Schreiner, Harold, 1917-2005 1
Semel, Vera Nathans, 1943- 1
Stafford, Ethel Jorgensen, 1923- 1
Taylor, Francine Ajzensztark, 1928- 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Travis, Rebecca 1
Turner, Robert 1
United States. Air Force 1
United States. Army. Armored Division, 11th 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 71st 1
Warshaw, Bernard, 1920-2014 1
Weintraub family 1
Weintraub, Guta Blas, 1924-2008 1
Widawski family 1
Widawski, Michislaw, 1920- 1
Widawski, Tola Wilner, 1920- 1
Wine, Blanche Weintraub 1
Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp) 1
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