John Regnier collection
Consists of photocopies of photographs taken by John Regnier after the liberation of the Ohrdruf concentration camp, as Eisenhower, Bradley, and Patton toured the camp, as well as one original photograph of soldiers viewing corpses. Also includes a panoramic photograph of the town of Ebensee, Austria, the typed text of a letter written by Regnier from Austria on May 6, 1945, and an essay entitled "My Visit to a German Concentration Camp" which Mr. Regnier wrote as a term paper in 1946 after returning to the United States. In the essay, he describes what he saw at Ohrdruf and the operations of the camp.
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