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Dr. Jesse Hofer collection

Document | Accession Number: 2009.121

Consists of eight color copyprints taken after the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Includes images of camp buildings, survivors, corpses, and the bodies of SS officers killed after liberation. Also includes six chapters (approx. 100 pages) of the memoir of Dr. Jesse Hofer, PhD, MD, entitled "From Behind Those Fences." In the memoir, Dr. Hofer describes what he witnessed upon the liberation of Buchenwald and his reflections on what he saw there.

Date
1945  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
8 copyprints.
1 memoir.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jessica Aiken and Beth Hutchings
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Record last modified: 2017-07-11 12:49:37
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