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Pocketknife acquired by a prisoner in Buna concentration camp

Object | Accession Number: 1991.123.1

Herbert Kalter was able to keep the knife during his internment in Buchenwald, Langenstein, and Zweibergen.

Date
found:  1944
Geography
acquired: Monowitz (Concentration camp); Oświęcim (Poland)
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Category
Cutting tools
Object Type
Pocketknives (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Herbert Kalter. In memory of my parents, Oscar Kalter and Claire Kalter, and my brother Manfred Kalter.
 
Record last modified: 2020-01-16 13:54:50
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