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UJA appeal for refugees overseas needs

Film | Accession Number: 2000.621.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2521 | Film ID: 2293
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The Canadian Jewish Congress (CJC) endorses United Jewish Appeal (UJA) and American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) executives' appeal to bring DPs from Europe to Palestine or to the USA.

Footage of liberation of camps. An appeal to raise money for displaced persons. Shows footage of a number of organizers and fundraisers, and speaks of an assembly in Atlantic City, NJ to raise one million dollars. Features founders of the UJA, JDC, United Jewish Fund, etc. Footage of Nazi war criminals at Nuremberg is interspersed with speeches given post war to US audiences.

Film Title
Battle For Survival
Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:20:45
Event Date
1945
Locale
Israel
Hungary
Czechoslovakia
Romania
New York, NY, United States
Germany
Language
English
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:41:39
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