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Col. Alexander Zabin, MD Collection

Film Collection | Accession Number: 2002.189.1
Collection Summary
Film footage in black and white and color created and collected by Alexander Zabin, a US Army surgeon who carried his own camera with him into the field, filming his company and mash unit, performing field surgery, and liberating death camps in the European theater of war. The donation also includes four hours of Nazi scientific/cultural/educational films as well as objects and documents.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Steven Zabin
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US Army medical unit conducts target practice and eats

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3642 | Film ID: 2581

Date
Event:  1944-1945

German educational film: marriage customs in Upper Silesia

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3643 | Film ID: 2582


German airforce bomber attacks

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3644 | Film ID: 2583


Germany Navy; World War I

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3645 | Film ID: 2584

Date
Event:  1917

German educational film: daily life in Lapland

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3646 | Film ID: 2585


German educational film: Alfred Wegener and The Greenland Expedition

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3647 | Film ID: 2587

Date
Event:  1930-1931

German educational film: Scenes of nature and daily life in Spreewald, Germany

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3648 | Film ID: 2588


German educational film: swimming techniques

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3649 | Film ID: 2590


German educational film: Alfred Wegener and The Greenland Expedition

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3650 | Film ID: 2591

Date
Event:  1930-1931

German educational film: fishermen in the North Sea

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3651 | Film ID: 2592


German educational film: Children of East Africa

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3652 | Film ID: 2594


German educational film: rice farming practices in Southeast Asia

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3653 | Film ID: 2595


German educational film: instructional film on boxing techniques

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3654 | Film ID: 2596


German educational film: African apes

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3655 | Film ID: 2597


German educational film: domesticating the African elephant

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3656 | Film ID: 2598


German educational film: birds and their habitats

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3657 | Film ID: 2599


German educational film: soldiers build an igloo

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3658 | Film ID: 2600


German educational film: 1936 Olympics, Berlin

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3659 | Film ID: 2601

Date
Event:  August 1-16, 1936

German educational film: Alfred Wegener and The Greenland Expedition

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3660 | Film ID: 2602

Date
Event:  1930-1931

German educational film: daily life and activity in a mill town

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3661 | Film ID: 2603


German educational film: Geysers in Iceland

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3662 | Film ID: 2604


German educational film: birds: egg laying and hatching

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3663 | Film ID: 2605


German educational film: birds and their natural habitats

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3664 | Film ID: 2606


German educational film: the codfish industry in Iceland

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3665 | Film ID: 2607


Liberation of Dachau; Folk Festival in Czechoslovakia

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3672 | Film ID: 2460

Date
Event:  1945 May

US Army medics, trauma surgery

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3673 | Film ID: 2461

Date
Event:  1944-1945

Sonia Henie and Cecilia Colledge iceskate at Winter Olympic games in Berlin

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4286 | Film ID: 2579A

Date
Event:  February 6-16, 1936

Fritz and Fratz cartoon of the North country

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4287 | Film ID: 2579A


Hitler and Nazi elite on airplane, greeting SA

Film | Accession Number: 2002.189.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4288 | Film ID: 2586


Liberation: Germany; Czechoslovakia: Soviet and American Armies

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3666 | Film ID: 2608

Date
Event:  1944-1945

Prague; field surgery; London; German submarines

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3667 | Film ID: 2609

Date
Event:  1944-1945

Celebration in Luxembourg; Nice, Monaco coastline; returning to New York

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3668 | Film ID: 2610

Date
Event:  1945
Production:  1945

U.S. Army soldiers; surgery; hospital; Gen. Patton; liberated villagers

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3669 | Film ID: 2611

Date
Event:  1944-1945

US Army soldiers on Omaha Beach, France

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3670 | Film ID: 2612

Date
Event:  1944-1945

Liberation: Luxembourg, Cologne; US Army soldiers; wounded men; field hospital

Film | Accession Number: 2002.312.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3671 | Film ID: 2613

Date
Event:  1944-1945
 
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