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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

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 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

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

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black-and-white negatives 25
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digital images 22
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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
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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
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Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 2
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 2
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Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 2
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Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- History 2
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color photographs 2
letters (correspondence) 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
newsletters 2
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Ahlem (Germany) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Antisemitism -- Czechoslovakia 1
Aspet (France) 1
Austria 1
Bavaria (Germany) 1
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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
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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
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Kaufering (Germany) 1
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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. (1947-) 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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