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Alois J. Liethen collection

Document | Accession Number: 2008.334

Consists of 35mm negative film and positive prints taken by Alois J. Liethen after the liberation of the Ohrdruf and Buchenwald concentration camps and at the residence of Fritz Sauckel in Weimar. Mr. Liethen acted as a translator for General Eisenhower on his 12 April 1945, tour of Ohrdruf; the collection includes images of Eisenhower. Some photographs are captioned. Also includes two CDs, one containing scanned images of the photographs and the other containing scanned images of a letter written by Alois Liethen on 13 April 1945.

1945  (inclusive)
22 photographs.
4 negatives.
2 CDs.
2 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Michael A., Stephen S., and Philip C. Liethen, sons of Alois J. Liethen and Gretchen Hofmann Liethen
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Record last modified: 2017-01-04 09:17:41
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