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Arthur L. Zegart Film Collection

Film Collection | Accession Number: 1992.272.1
Collection Summary
Arthur L. Zegart was part of a US Army Air Force combat photography unit during World War II. He covered postwar relief and refugee efforts by UNRRA and the JDC in Czechoslovakia and Austria. He became chief of the United Nations film division in the late 1940s. His 16 mm films of the liberation of Ebensee camp and Jewish displaced persons crossing the Alps to find freedom in Palestine were stored in his basement for years.
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Bricha: Jewish refugees leave Europe for Palestine

Film | Accession Number: 1992.272.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0797 | Film ID: 513

Event Date
1947

Liberation of Ebensee concentration camp: caring for sick survivors; crematorium

Film | Accession Number: 1992.272.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0798 | Film ID: 513

Event Date
1945 May

Bricha: Jewish refugees leave Europe for Palestine; Ebensee camp at liberation; Belsen DP camp

Film | Accession Number: 2000.621.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2636 | Film ID: 2297

Event Date
May 1945 to 1947
 
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