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D.A. Weckwerth papers

Document | Accession Number: 2000.54

The D. A. Weckwerth papers consists of a letter written by liberator, D.A. Weckwerth, addressed to Mary Ann, written from Eisenach, Germany, June 1, 1945; three black-and white-photographs of Eisenach; one negative; and three copies of photographs from Eisenach, Germany. The letter describes Weckwerth's visit to Buchenwald concentration camp, including the descriptions of the camp and buildings, its survivors and victims, and German civilians tasked with "cleaning the place up."

Date
creation:  1945
Language
English
Genre/Form
Letter.
Photographs.
Extent
1 folder
 
Record last modified: 2021-05-25 14:57:04
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